Obituaries for Friday May 28th

David Charles Marshall, 73, was welcomed into heaven on May 27, 2021 from Great River Hospice House in West Burlington, Iowa surrounded by those who loved him most. He was a lifelong resident of the Nauvoo and Dallas City, Illinois area. He was born June 15, 1947, to Lowell and Elda Mae Marshall. From a very young age, he worked the land and would make farming his occupation.

He was a member of the Future Farmers of America and graduated from Nauvoo Colusa High School in 1965. Class pride was apparently important to David since legend has it, he began the tradition of painting “Class of ‘65” on the old abandoned barn east of the high school.

On October 30, 1966, he married his high school sweetheart Patricia Ann Naumann, who survives. He joined the Army Reserves in 1966 and was honorably discharged in 1972. He was raised in the Presbyterian Church and converted to Catholicism on his 25th wedding anniversary.

He will be greatly missed by his five surviving children: Kimberly Marshall (Jon Salvador), Terri (Bill) Connolly, Katherine (Chris) Hempen, Amanda (Dan) Felton, Brian Marshall; his ten grandchildren, two great-grandsons, four step-grandchildren, and two step great-granddaughters. Also, surviving is one older brother, Jim Marshall, and many nieces and nephews. All will remember his soft heart, quiet demeanor, and witty one-liners.

He was proceeded in death by his parents and two grandsons.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 31 from 1-4 pm with a wake service at 4 pm at Schmitz, Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Nauvoo, Illinois.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 1 at 10:30 am at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Nauvoo, Illinois. Burial will follow in the Saint Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery, Nauvoo.

Memorials have been established in his memory for the Alzheimer’s Association and Great River Hospice House. To leave a tribute for the family, please visit David’s obituary at

James Steven Reid Sr. 68, of Wapello, died Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at his home after a short illness.
Born October 13, 1952, at Fort Madison, he was the son of Jestus Bry and Helen Louise (Kersey) Reid. He married Patricia Ann Yaeger in Burlington on July 27, 1970.
James graduated from Burlington High School in 1970. He owned JS Reid Transportation and worked as a Trailways bus driver.
He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Burlington.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and playing cards. Up until the last 10 years, one of his favorite pastimes was playing the guitar. When he was younger, he was in the band “Lost Creed”. He even created his own YouTube channel. But the thing he loved most was his family and watching his sons and grandchildren play sports.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Patty of Wapello; three sons, Steve (Amanda) Reid of Burlington, Mike (Yolanda) Reid of Wapello, and David Reid of Oakville; nine grandchildren; two brothers, Pat (Debi) Reid and Brian (Lisa) Reid; aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The celebration of life for Mr. Reid will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 12th at Solid Rock Baptist Church of Wapello. A private family inurnment will be held in Claypoole Cemetery.
A memorial has been established.
Condolences may be left for the family at

Angie Jacob was born February 1956 to Russell and Gerry Jacob in Tomah, WI. Her brother, Darrell, died at birth before Angie came along so they have now met for the first time since her death on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington.

Angie completed her Bachelor’s degree at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Angie married Mike Sharp in 1978 and they had their beautiful daughter, Melissa. They moved to Iowa in 1983 and later went their separate ways but remained close until her passing. Angie later married Tim Jack in 1992 and they also divorced. Then she became friends with Bill Farner and they soon began to spend all their time together.

Angie retired from Southeastern Community College in 2012 where she had worked for 17 years in the Promise Jobs Program. She was currently working for Milestones Area Agency on Aging as an Information and Assistance Specialist.

Angie loved Burlington Steamboat Days, NASCAR (Dale Jr.), her cats, and most of all, being a Green Bay Packers fan.

Waiting in Heaven are her dad, her brother, grandparents, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends that she will be happy to be reunited with.

Survivors include her mother, her daughter, Melissa (husband Casey); 2 grandchildren, Kailee and Baylen; her sister, Adena; two nieces, Krista and Karrie; her great-niece, Emily; her partner, Bill; Mike Sharp, many cousins, and all the wonderful people who shared their lives with her as the best friends and her chosen family.

Family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Sunday, May 30, 2021, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home.

The funeral service for Angie will be 2:00 PM Sunday, May 30, 2021, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home with Rev. Tamara Wirt officiating. Cremation will be entrusted to the care of Prugh Crematory following the service

Memorials have been established for the King’s Daughter and Sons Home, where her mom lived for 7 years and Angie was greatly honored to be her full-time caregiver. This residence became Angie’s second home. Memorials can also be sent to West Hill United Methodist Church.

A photo tribute can be viewed and condolences can be sent to the family by visiting Angie’s obituary at

Teresa Louise Putney Rude, 79, of Palmetto, Florida, formerly of Mt. Union, died Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at Manatee Memorial Hospital, Bradenton, Florida. She was born July 25, 1941 in Mt. Pleasant to Henry G. and Ora Alice Putney. On January 17, 1960, she married Charles Henry Rude in New London.
She was a graduate of Lee Summit High School in Missouri. She worked in retail, retiring from Walmart after 20 years on February 1, 2007. Teresa was a dedicated air-force wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, attending as many of their sporting events and musical shows as possible. She loved to travel with her husband. They took many cruises, and being of Irish descent, she loved traveling to Ireland. She enjoyed watching CBS soap operas, evening dramas, and most recently found a love of Netflix.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Henry; children Christina (Ronald) Welker of Mt. Pleasant and Curtis (Courtney) Rude of Terre Haute, Illinois; four grandchildren, Ashley (Christopher) Evans, Bradley (Allison) Rude, Adam (Kayla) Rude, and Elizabeth (David) Huppenbauer; seven great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Micah, Kenzie, Brody, Price, Cullen and Harper; two brothers, three sisters, nieces, nephews and a host of friends. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Henry, Kenneth, Marlin, Morris and Dennis.
According to her wishes, her body has been cremated and a visitation will be held from 11:00 – 2:00 on Tuesday, June 1st at Elliott Chapel, New London. Private family inurnment will be held at a later date at Burge Cemetery, rural New London. A memorial has been established for the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be expressed at

Keith E. Thomas, 94, of Plymouth, Illinois, formerly of Camden, Illinois, passed away at 4:05 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at his home.

Keith was born on November 25, 1926 near Adrian, Illinois, the son of Hubert and Goldie (Siegfried) Thomas. On May 5, 1946 he married Thelma I. Peck in Dallas City, Illinois. She preceded him in death on March 3, 2001.

Keith farmed for most of his life. He also worked in construction and was a logger for many years. He was an avid coon hunter and enjoyed attending truck and tractor pulls. He especially enjoyed his dogs and his grandchildren.

Keith is survived by six children: Lois Browning of Burlington, Iowa, Dale Thomas of Lomax, Illinois, Rita Akers of Littleton, Illinois, Alan “Buzz” (Julie) Thomas of Littleton and Dean (Cheryl) Thomas of Plymouth; ten grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and one brother: Loren “Pete” Thomas of Carthage. Keith is also survived by his faithful dog, Pepper.

Keith was preceded in death by his wife; one daughter: Judy Wiseman; two sons-in-law: Neil Wiseman and Eldon Akers; one daughter-in-law: Rachel Thomas; two sisters: Thelma Ballinger and JoAnn Johnson and four brothers: Lloyd, Wayne, Vernon and Byard Thomas.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 29, 2021 at the LaHarpe Cemetery with Rev. Jim Clayton officiating.