Obituaries

Donald J. Wolf

Donald J. Wolf

Donald J. Wolf, age 87, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 7:58 p.m., on Friday, December 14, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Don’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m.,

Jerome D. “Jerry” Kieffer

Jerome D. “Jerry” Kieffer

Jerome D. “Jerry” Kieffer, age 73, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, December 9, 2018, at Luther Manor, after a brave battle with Vascular Dementia, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Jerry’s life, funeral

Sister Rosemary (Perpetua) Wickham, OSF

Sister Rosemary (Perpetua) Wickham, OSF

Sister Rosemary (Perpetua) Wickham, OSF, of Clare House, Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at 2:17 p.m., on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Clare House.  The Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, December 12, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., in Francis Chapel. 

Sister Eliza Kenney, BVM

Sister Eliza Kenney, BVM

Sister Eliza Kenney, BVM, 86, of 1150 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center. Visitation will be from 9-10:15 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, in the Marian Hall Chapel. Sharing of Memories will

Matthew S. “Matt” Hendron

Matthew S. “Matt” Hendron

Matthew S. “Matt” Hendron, age 27, of Madison, Wisconsin and formerly of Dubuque, passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at his home. To honor Matt’s life, funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Friday, December 14, 2018,

Harold E. Langkamp

Harold E. Langkamp

Harold E. Langkamp, age 89, of Dubuque, IA, was called home peacefully at 9:05 p.m., on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Harold’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00

Joseph R. “Joe” Schlarman Sr.

Joseph R. “Joe” Schlarman Sr.

Joseph R. “Joe” Schlarman Sr., age 85, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 11:58 a.m., on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at home. To honor Joe’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, December 10, 2018,

George C. Mihm

George C. Mihm

George C. Mihm, age 86, of Dubuque, and formerly of Sherrill, was called home peacefully at 4:15 a.m., on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Ennoble Skilled Nursing and Rehab. To honor George’s life, funeral services will be held at 11:00

Dennis V. “Denny” Hoag

Dennis V. “Denny” Hoag

Dennis V. “Denny” Hoag, age 70, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 6:07 a.m., on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at home, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Denny’s life, funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m., on

Sister Marion Murphy, BVM (John Patrice)

Sister Marion Murphy, BVM (John Patrice)

Sister Marion Murphy, BVM (John Patrice), 82, of 1130 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Caritas Center. Visitation will be from 9-10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in the Marian Hall Chapel. Sharing of Memories

Judy Ann (Kennicker) Gaul

Judy Ann (Kennicker) Gaul

Judy A. (Kennicker) Gaul, age 53, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 2:02 p.m., on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Judy’s life, funeral services will be held at

Michael C. “Mike” DeMaio

Michael C. “Mike” DeMaio

Michael C. DeMaio, age 69, of Dubuque, was called home unexpectedly on Thursday, November 1, 2018, at his home. To honor Mike’s life, funeral services will be held at 5:30 p.m., on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at Behr Funeral Home,

Rosemary (Mussmann) Haas

Rosemary (Mussmann) Haas

Rosemary (Mussmann) Haas, age 89, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 8:45 p.m., on Monday, October 29, 2018, at Luther Manor Grand Meadows, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Rosemary’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00

James C. “Jim” Sutton

James C. “Jim” Sutton

James C. “Jim” Sutton, age 89, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 9:00 p.m., on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at home, surrounded by his loving family. To honor James’ life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on

James E. “Jim” Benn

James E. “Jim” Benn

James E. “Jim” Benn, age 82, of Dubuque, and formerly of Sherrill Road, was called home unexpectedly at 7:45 a.m., on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at home. To honor Jim’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on

Beverly J. “Bev” (Meyer) Stierman

Beverly J. “Bev” (Meyer) Stierman

Beverly J. “Bev” (Meyer) Stierman, age 77, of Dubuque, was called home suddenly on Monday, October 22, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Bev’s life, private family services were held, and burial will be

Donald L. Messelhiser

Donald L. Messelhiser

Donald L. Messelhiser, age 75, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 6:20 p.m., on Saturday, October 20, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Don’s life, funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m.,

Dorothy Mae (Reittinger) Plein

Dorothy Mae (Reittinger) Plein

Dorothy Mae (Reittinger) Plein, age 95, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:15 a.m., on October 18, 2018, at Hawkeye Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Dorothy’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m.,

Marilynn J. Jacobs

Marilynn J. Jacobs

Marilynn J. Jacobs, age 90, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 12:08 a.m., on Friday, October 12, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Marilynn’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Tuesday,

Merlyn J. Weidemann

Merlyn J. Weidemann

Merlyn J. Weidemann, age 93, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 1:55 p.m., on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at home, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Merlyn’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Wednesday,