Obituaries

Kenneth A. “Kenny” Klein

Kenneth A. “Kenny” Klein

Kenneth A. “Kenny” Klein, age 84, of Balltown, Iowa, passed away at 7:20 p.m. on Monday, October 11, 2021, at home, surrounded by his family. To celebrate Kenny’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Friday,

Dawn M. (Muenster) Aureden

Dawn M. (Muenster) Aureden

Dawn M. (Muenster) Aureden, age 60, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly at 11:40 a.m., on Saturday, October 2, 2021, at ManorCare Health Services. To celebrate Dawn’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Wednesday,

John P. “Junnie” Mihalakis

John P. “Junnie” Mihalakis

John P. “Junnie” Mihalakis, age 91, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at home peacefully on September 26, 2021, surrounded by his family. An extended family visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on Thursday, September 30, 2021,

William J. “Bill” Hansen

William J. “Bill” Hansen

William J. “Bill” Hansen, age 86, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at 11:20 p.m., on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at MercyOne Dubuque with his loving family by his side. To celebrate Bill’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral

Brenda A. “Susie” (Donath) Briggs

Brenda A. “Susie” (Donath) Briggs

Brenda A. “Susie” (Donath) Briggs, age 63, of Dubuque, went home to be with the Lord at 9:14 p.m., on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Brenda’s life, family and

Sandra J. “Sandy” LuGrain

Sandra J. “Sandy” LuGrain

Sandra J. “Sandy” LuGrain, age 57, of Dubuque, passed away at 4:23 a.m., on Monday, September 20, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Sandy’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is assisting

John E. “Jack” Graham

John E. “Jack” Graham

John E. “Jack” Graham, age 76, of Dubuque, passed away at 10:36 a.m., on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at MercyOne Dubuque. To celebrate Jack’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., on Monday, October 18,

Marcella C. “Marcie” (Riedl) Coyle

Marcella C. “Marcie” (Riedl) Coyle

Marcella C. “Marcie” (Riedl) Coyle, age 91, of Dubuque, passed away suddenly at 3:00 a.m., on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Stonehill Care Center surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Marcie’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00

Heather L. (Kirkpatrick) Balk

Heather L. (Kirkpatrick) Balk

Heather L. (Kirkpatrick) Balk, age 40, of Dubuque, passed away at 10:45 a.m., on Friday, September 17, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Heather’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Wednesday,

Marilyn A. (Callahan) Heinz

Marilyn A. (Callahan) Heinz

Marilyn A. (Callahan) Heinz, age 87, passed away at 8:15 p.m., on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Luther Manor in Dubuque. To celebrate Marilyn’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., on Wednesday, September 22,

Donald J. “Don” Krug

Donald J. “Don” Krug

Donald J. “Don” Krug, age 81, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 8:24 a.m., on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at MercyOne Dubuque. To celebrate Don’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., on Monday, September

Carol A. (Aird) Gleichner

Carol A. (Aird) Gleichner

Carol A. (Aird) Gleichner, age 76, of East Dubuque, IL, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. To celebrate Carol’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday,

Sister Elizabeth (Martin) Brady, OSF

Sister Elizabeth (Martin) Brady, OSF

Sister Elizabeth (Martin) Brady, OSF, of Clare House, Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at 5:55 p.m., on September 12, 2021. The Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. in Clare Chapel. Masks will be required.

Gerald J. “Gerry” Apel

Gerald J. “Gerry” Apel

Gerald J. “Gerry” Apel, age 70, of Colorado Springs, CO and formerly of Dubuque, went home to be with the Lord peacefully at 8:14 p.m., on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at UW Health University Hospital with his loving wife by

Lorraine K. (Knockel) Muenster

Lorraine K. (Knockel) Muenster

Lorraine K. (Knockel) Muenster, age 93, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, surrounded by her loving family at her home. To celebrate Lorraine’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on

Carol Y. Armstrong

Carol Y. Armstrong

Carol Y. Armstrong, age 58, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly at 4:27 p.m., on Saturday, August 28, 2021, at her home. To celebrate Carol’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is assisting the family.

Tamra S. “Tammy” (Ransford) Howard

Tamra S. “Tammy” (Ransford) Howard

Tamra S. “Tammy” Howard, age 61, of Dubuque, passed away at 4:30 a.m., on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at Sunnycrest Manor. To celebrate Tammy’s life, private family services were held. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery at a later date.

Sister Monica M. Lowry, BVM (St. Reginald)

Sister Monica M. Lowry, BVM (St. Reginald)

Sister Monica M. Lowry, BVM (St. Reginald), 99, of Mount Carmel Bluffs, 1160 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Friday, August 20, 2021. Private funeral services will be Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. Virtual Sharing of Memories begins at 9:30 a.m., followed

Frank B. Potter

Frank B. Potter

Frank B. Potter, age 94, of Dubuque and formerly of Zwingle, Iowa, passed away at 12:30 a.m., on Monday, August 16, 2021, at Hawkeye Care Center. To celebrate Frank’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00

Rose Mary (Cummer) Heiderscheit

Rose Mary (Cummer) Heiderscheit

Rose Mary (Cummer) Heiderscheit, age 81, of Balltown, Iowa, passed away at 3:12 p.m., on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at Stonehill Care Center surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Rose’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m.