Obituaries

Sharon D. (Juno) Brown

Sharon D. (Juno) Brown

Sharon Brown, age 65, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at 5:16 a.m., on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at Ennoble Manor surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Sharon’s life, private family services were held. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary

Vicky A. (Heiderscheit) Cleary

Vicky A. (Heiderscheit) Cleary

Vicky A. (Heiderscheit) Cleary, 58, loving wife and mother of three, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, on August 13, 2021, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. To celebrate Vicky’s life, family and friends may visit

Barbara J. (Dix) Cummer

Barbara J. (Dix) Cummer

Barbara J. (Dix) Cummer, age 71, of Balltown, Iowa, went home to Heaven on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at her home. To celebrate Barbara’s life, private family services were held at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Balltown, Iowa. Burial

Kathleen C. “Kay” (Hohmann) Kruse

Kathleen C. “Kay” (Hohmann) Kruse

Kathleen C. “Kay” (Hohmann) Kruse, age 95, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 8:45 p.m., on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at Stonehill Care Center with her family by her side. To celebrate Kay’s life, family and friends may visit from

Ora C. (Miller) Schmidt

Ora C. (Miller) Schmidt

Ora C. (Miller) Schmidt, age 92, of Dubuque, passed away at 2:00 a.m., on Friday, August 6, 2021, peacefully at her home with her loving family by her side. To celebrate Ora’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00

Michael S. “Mike” “Wally” Ball

Michael S. “Mike” “Wally” Ball

Michael S. “Mike” “Wally” Ball, age 57, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 1, 2021, at his home. To celebrate Mike’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., on Friday, August 6, 2021,

Oliver A. Mesch

Oliver A. Mesch

Oliver A. Mesch, age 94, of Hazel Green, WI, passed away at 1:33 p.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at home surrounded by his family. To celebrate Oliver’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m., on

Judith A. “Judy” (Ziegenfuss) Stumpf

Judith A. “Judy” (Ziegenfuss) Stumpf

Judith A. “Judy” (Ziegenfuss) Stumpf, age 78, of Monticello, IA, passed away at 11:00 a.m., on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at home surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Judy’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until

Elizabeth R. “Betty” (Wagner) Kuhle Ryan

Elizabeth R. “Betty” (Wagner) Kuhle Ryan

Elizabeth R. “Betty” (Wagner) Kuhle Ryan, 92, passed away on December 3, 2019 at Sage Park Alzheimer’s Special Care Center in Gahanna, Ohio. To honor Betty’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., on Friday,

Arlene E. (Klein) Bahl

Arlene E. (Klein) Bahl

Arlene E. (Klein) Bahl, age 82, of Balltown, Iowa, passed away after a sudden illness at 12:08 a.m., on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Arlene’s life,

Maryann Caudill-Lo Guidice

Maryann Caudill-Lo Guidice

Maryann Caudill-Lo Guidice, age 78 of Dubuque passed away at home on July 2, 2021 at 4:30 a.m. To honor Maryann’s life a memorial service will be held in the Dubuque Rescue Mission Gardens just behind the Mission at 398

Melvin P. Nicks

Melvin P. Nicks

Melvin P. Nicks, age 77, of Dubuque, passed away at 3:45 p.m., on Thursday, July 8, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Melvin’s life, private family services will be held. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Behr

Sister JoAnn (Vernon) Lohrman, OSF

Sister JoAnn (Vernon) Lohrman, OSF

Sister JoAnn (Vernon) Lohrman, OSF, passed away at 8:20 p.m., on July 6, 2021, at Clare House. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Clare House Chapel, Mount St. Francis Center at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 9,

Phyllis L. (Ouderkirk) Naumann

Phyllis L. (Ouderkirk) Naumann

Phyllis L. (Ouderkirk) Naumann, age 86, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 7:20 p.m., on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Stonehill Care Center with her loving family at her side. To celebrate Phyllis’ life, family and friends may visit from

Brielle Lee Ann Osthoff

Brielle Lee Ann Osthoff

Brielle Lee Ann Osthoff, age 20, of Dubuque, lost her battle with mental illness on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. To celebrate Brielle’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at

Dale W. Stierman

Dale W. Stierman

Dale W. Stierman, age 91, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully at 3:52 p.m., on Friday, June 18, 2021, surrounded by family, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Dale’s life, in accordance with his wishes, private family services and burial were

Timothy M. Dahl III

Timothy M. Dahl III

Timothy M. Dahl III, age 19, of Dubuque, passed away at 6:40 p.m., on Monday, June 14, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. To celebrate Tim’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m.

Darrell J. Hefel

Darrell J. Hefel

Darrell J. Hefel, age 63, of North Buena Vista, Iowa, passed away peacefully and unexpectedly on Monday, June 14, 2021, at his family home. To celebrate Darrell’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on

Sandra J. “Bouchie” Johll

Sandra J. “Bouchie” Johll

Sandra J. “Bouchie” Johll, age 76, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, with her family by her side. To celebrate Sandy’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., on Sunday, June

Tristan C. G. Dawson

Tristan C. G. Dawson

Tristan C. G. Dawson, age 24, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 4, 2021. To celebrate Tristan’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Behr Funeral Home,