David A. Rea, 79, of Bernard, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Gary Ehlinger, 65, of Maquoketa passed away Sept. 14, 2019 after a long, hard battle against pancreatic cancer in his home.

Meda Weller, 96, of McGregor, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 in Cascade.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Murilla A. Gehl, 82, of Cascade, passed away Friday, August 30, 2019, surrounded by her family, at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, Iowa.

Janet M. Staner, 82 of Cascade, passed away Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at her home in Cascade surrounded by her family.

Lloyd Clement Manternach, 78, of Worthington, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics surrounded by his family.

William James (Bill) Trumpp, 70, died Aug. 12, 2019, at UnityPoint-Allen Hospital in Waterloo, from a sudden illness.

Venita M. Knapp, 90, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Cascade, passed away, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Big Meadows Nursing Home, in Savanna, Ill., surrounded by her family.

Robert J. Burlage, 81, of Monticello passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at Monticello Nursing & Rehab Center.

Lisa L. Seymour, 54, of Bankston, passed away, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at her home in rural Bankston, surrounded by her family.

Lloyd C. Manternach, 78 of Worthington, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics surrounded by his family.

Charles Clarence Kurt, 90, of Cascade, passed away Thursday Aug. 15, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Lois Marie Smith, 82, of Epworth, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 in rural Epworth from injuries sustained in a pedestrian/motor vehicle accident.

Anne Feeney, 99, of Bernard, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade.

Jean M. Mausser, 88, of Epworth, passed away, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 at her home in Epworth, surrounded by her family.

Mary L. Heim, 93, of Cuba City, Wis. passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 at Edenbrook Nursing Home in Platteville, Wis. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20 at the new location of Haudenshield Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Cuba City, Wis. with the Rev. Calvin H…

Vivian C. Waechter, 84, of Lincoln, Neb. formerly of Epworth, passed away Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at The Waterford At Wilderness Hills in Lincoln, NE, after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s and cancer.

Charles J. Althoff, 86, of Cascade, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids surrounded by family.

Ray Green, 91, of Peoria, Ill. and formerly of Jacksonville, Ill., passed away Wednesday, Aug.7, 2019, at Apostolic Christian Home in Peoria.

Bernice Holub age 90, died Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital Cedar Rapids following a sudden illness.

Dave Quint, 57, of Buckingham, formerly of Waterloo, died Thursday, Aug. 1, at MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center.

Helen Kathryn (Otting) Laban, of Bernard, passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Gerald F. “Jerry” Burds, 73, of 3032 Pennsylvania Avenue, Dubuque, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade, following a courageous battle with leukemia.

Paul Harold Moran, 90, of West Des Moines, passed away peacefully surrounded by family July 31, 2019.

James M. Connolly, 61, of Delhi, and formerly of Guttenberg and Cascade, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019 in Delhi, Iowa.

Cornelius (Neal) L Donovan, 90, formerly of rural Bernard died Saturday July 20, 2019, at Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade.

Daniel Lee Biermann, 61, of Dubuque, died peacefully Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Luther Manor in Dubuque.

Rita Mae Riniker, 84, of Epworth, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at her home in rural Epworth.

Louis J. Meyerhoff, 87, of Dubuque, and formerly of Bernard, passed away, Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Grace Ann DeRycke, 87, of Victor, died June 24, 2019, at Belle Plaine Specialty Care.

Robert E. “Bob” Frasher Jr., 72, of Epworth, was called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Wednesday, June 19, 2019.

Robert A. Besler, 75, of Worthington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at MercyOne in Dubuque.

Philip M. Dahlem, 78, of Cascade, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at his home in Cascade.

Randal B. Schoenherr, 55, of Canton, passed away on Saturday afternoon June 15, 2019, at his home in Canton.

Anthony A. “Tony” Sieverding, 87, formerly of Cascade and La Motte, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Luther Manor-Grand Meadows in Asbury.

Mary Lea Gudenkauf, 78, of Cascade, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019 at The Gardens of Cedar Rapids, in Cedar Rapids.

Judy L. (Baty) King-Callahan, 65, of Epworth, formerly of Montgomery, N.Y. passed away surrounded by her family Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Mercy One in Dubuque.

Cecelia M. “Cis” Meloy, 94, of Cascade, passed away surrounded by her family Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Gilbert “Gib” F. Beringer, 75, of Dyersville, passed away surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Rose Marie Oswald, 91, of Monticello, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019, at Monticello Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Betty “Jane” Goblirsch age 77, of rural Sleepy Eye, Minn. died April 22, 2019, Sleepy Eye Medical Center.

Stephen A. Koch, 71, of Worthington passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019, at MercyOne in Dubuque.

LaVern J. “Flute” Weber, 83, of Cascade, passed away, Monday, April 8, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, surrounded by his family.

Edward James Oberbroeckling, 80, of Rochester, Minn. formerly of Epworth, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at Rochester West Health Services in Rochester, Minn. surrounded by his family.

Stanley M. Callahan, 73, of Bernard, passed away Friday, April 5, 2019 at his home in Bernard, surrounded by his family.

Edmund M. “Ed” Green, 99, of Cascade, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at MercyOne Medical Center in Dubuque.

Michael J. Strief, 49, of Cascade, died Friday, March 29, 2019 at MercyOne Medical Center in Dubuque.

John E. “Jack” Spoden, 93, of Epworth, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, surrounded by his family.

Sharon was born in Cascade, to Lawrence and Edna Ehlinger. She met William O’Drobinak at his delicatessen in Indiana and they married Sept. 17, 1949 in Cascade. She achieved a BS degree in accounting, which was helpful in their many business adventures. They developed many businesses includi…

Florence Coyle, 95, of Anamosa, died Monday, March 18, 2019 at the Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.

Grace Marie Mueller, 94, formerly of Key West, died peacefully at 4:30 a.m., Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Luther Manor.