All Obituaries


Donald Dede Manchester


Donald Dean Dede, 80, of rural Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He was born on August 19, 1938, in Boone, the son of Fred and...

Paul Phillips


Paul Perry Phillips, 90 of Colesburg, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Lincolnwood Assisted Living in Edgewood, Iowa.  He was born on December 15, 1928, in Edgewood, the son of...

Carol Brockmeyer Manchester


Carol Jane Brockmeyer, 81, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. She was born on December 22, 1937, in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, the...

Alan Bushaw Edgewood


Alan John Bushaw joined the world on March 23, 1954, the son of Howard and Clarinda (nee: Keppler) Bushaw. He was welcomed into the Bushaw family by his older brother, Larry, and his little...

Kathleen "Kay" Hart


Kathleen “Kay” Hart, 83, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at Arbor Lane Assisted Living in Burnsville, Minnesota. She was born on January 14, 1936, in...

Donald Grimm


Donald Dean Grimm, 78, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019, at his residence.  He was born on April 23, 1941, in Manchester, the son of Leslie and Lena (Wessels) Grimm....

Vivian Pilgrim Manchester


Vivian Irene Pilgrim, 90, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away peacefully on April 27, 2019. She was born on June 7, 1928, to Lennie and Ora (Buckingham) Smithson in Virden, Illinois. She...

Burdette Gibbs Dundee


Burdette “Gibby” Henry Gibbs, 96, of Dundee, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood. He was born on September 25, 1922, in...

Margery Monaghan


Margery Elizabeth McGinn Monaghan, 75, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 20, 2019, in Phoenix, Arizona. Marge, as most friends and family called her, was born and raised in Ryan,...

William Crawford Manchester


William J. Crawford, 90, of Manchester, Iowa, died on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester as a result of a stroke. He was born on December 22, 1928, in Mason City, to...