Obituaries

Janice E. (Petersen) Saeugling

Janice E. (Petersen) Saeugling

Janice E. (Petersen) Saeugling, age 86, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully after a brief battle with Sepsis at 11:00 a.m., on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at home with her loving family by her side. To celebrate Janice’s life, family and

Donald D. “Don” Roepsch

Donald D. “Don” Roepsch

Donald D. “Don” Roepsch, age 78, of Peosta, passed away suddenly at 6:27 a.m., on Friday, January 21, 2022, at his home with his son by his side. To celebrate Don’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m.

Christopher L. “Chris” Eimer Sr.

Christopher L. “Chris” Eimer Sr.

Christopher L. “Chris” Eimer Sr., age 62, of Dubuque, passed away at 5:35 p.m., on Sunday, January 16, 2022, at home. To celebrate Chris’ life, family and friends may visit from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m., on Friday, January 21,

Sister Joan Redden, BVM (James Irene)

Sister Joan Redden, BVM (James Irene)

Sister Joan Redden, BVM (James Irene), 92, of Mount Carmel Bluffs, 1160 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022. Private funeral services will be Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022. Virtual Sharing of Memories begins at 9:30 a.m., followed immediately

Rose Mary (Henkels) Woodhouse

Rose Mary (Henkels) Woodhouse

Rose Mary (Henkels) Woodhouse, age 98, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 2:52 p.m., on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at Grand Haven Community Center in Eldridge. To celebrate Rose Mary’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until

Margaret E. (Hochhausen) Laugesen

Margaret E. (Hochhausen) Laugesen

Margaret E. (Hochhausen) Laugesen, age 99, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 12:35 p.m., on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at Stonehill Care Center surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Margaret’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m.

Lester R. Cummer

Lester R. Cummer

Lester R. Cummer, age 75, of Balltown, Iowa, went home to heaven to be re-united with his wife, Barb, at 8:20 a.m., on Monday, January 3, 2022, at home surrounded by his loving family. To celebrate Lester’s life, family and

Pastor Tony Lee Johnson

Pastor Tony Lee Johnson

Pastor Tony Lee Johnson, age 63, of Dubuque, passed away at 1:20 p.m., on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Tony’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Thursday,

Jean A. (Scheibe) Hammel

Jean A. (Scheibe) Hammel

Jean A. (Scheibe) Hammel, age 83, of Dubuque, passed away at 2:50 p.m., on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at home surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Jean’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m.,

James D. “Jim” Shaffer

James D. “Jim” Shaffer

James D. “Jim” Shaffer, age 77, of Dubuque, passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021. To celebrate his life, a private memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Behr Funeral Home,

Kimberly S. “Kim” (Brokus) Carner

Kimberly S. “Kim” (Brokus) Carner

Kimberly S. “Kim” (Brokus) Carner, age 48, of Bellevue, Iowa, passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Kim’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., on Friday, January

Richard V. “Rick” Schromen

Richard V. “Rick” Schromen

Richard V. “Rick” Schromen, age 43, of Cuba City, WI, passed away unexpectedly at 7:20 p.m., on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at his home. To celebrate Rick’s life, family and friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., on

Ione M. (Sandt) Konrardy

Ione M. (Sandt) Konrardy

Ione M. (Sandt) Konrardy, age 92, passed into God’s hands at 8:00 a.m., on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at her home in Dubuque, Iowa. Ione lived a life of selfless devotion anchored in faith. She will be missed and remembered

Bernard M. “Bernie” Zenner

Bernard M. “Bernie” Zenner

Bernard M. “Bernie” Zenner, age 66, of Dubuque, passed away suddenly at 11:40 a.m., on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Bernie’s life, family and friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., on

Barbara S. “Barb” (Krier) Sloan

Barbara S. “Barb” (Krier) Sloan

Barbara S. “Barb” (Krier) Sloan, age 63, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, December 17, 2021, at her home. To celebrate Barb’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Monday, December 20, 2021,

Dennis S. “Denny” White

Dennis S. “Denny” White

Dennis S. “Denny” White, age 68, of Dubuque, Iowa, went home to be with Jesus on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at MercyOne Dubuque after a short illness. To celebrate Denny’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until

Allen J. Birch Sr.

Allen J. Birch Sr.

Allen J. Birch Sr., age 89, of Dubuque, passed away suddenly at 6:30 p.m., on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family. To celebrate Allen’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until

Antoine “Tony” Houston

Antoine “Tony” Houston

Antoine Dion Rae “Tony” Houston, age 17, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 12, 2021. To celebrate Tony’s life private family services were held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Tony was born on January 5, 2004,

Darlyn P. Hackler

Darlyn P. Hackler

Darlyn P. Hackler, age 85, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly at 5:01 p.m., on Monday, December 6, 2021, at her home. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is assisting the family. Darlyn was born on August 13, 1936, in

Nancy K. (Richmon) Meisenburg

Nancy K. (Richmon) Meisenburg

Nancy K. (Richmon) Meisenburg, age 54, of Dubuque, passed away as the result of a car accident at 2:29 p.m., on Sunday, December 5, 2021, at MercyOne Dubuque. To celebrate Nancy’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m.