All Obituaries


Darlene Fischer


Darlene M. (Hoefer) Fischer, 84, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in the arms of her loving husband, surrounded by her family at Marietta’s Place in...

Steven Ward


Steve S.  “Papa” Ward, 66, of Ryan, Iowa, passed away at Regional Medical Center Emergency Room in Manchester, on Friday, July 7, 2017.  He was born on February 15, 1951, in...

Donna Schonscheck


Donna Mae Schonscheck, 86, formerly of Neenah, Wisconsin, passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Circle of Life Missions Boarding Home in Strawberry Point, Iowa.  She was born on...

Robert Giesler


Robert William Giesler, 64, Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home in Strawberry Point. He was born on October 1, 1952, in Deer Park, Ohio,...

John Hense


John Eugene “Jack” Hense, 51, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017, at his residence.  He was born on June 26, 1966, in Dubuque, the son of Eugene and...

Mary Wolf


Mary Jane Wolf, 87, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, July 2, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. She was born on April 16, 1930, in Hopkinton, the daughter of Cyril and...

Diana Rethmeier


Diana Lee Rethmeier, 55, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017, at her residence in Manchester. Diana was born in San Francisco, California, on April 8, 1962, the daughter of...

Edward Fisher


Edward Lee Fisher, 52, of Dundee, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He was born in Ryan on June 20, 1965, the son of Richard Sr. and...

Lynette West


Lynette Lelia (Cowles) West, 60, of Lamont, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. Lynette was born on August 2, 1956, in Waterloo, the daughter...

Terry Tripp


Terry L. Tripp, 71, of Delhi, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his residence.  He was born on June 30, 1945, in Charles City, the son of Elmer and Edna (Welch) Tripp. ...