Obituaries

Colleen M. (Parker) Grant

Colleen M. (Parker) Grant

Colleen M. (Parker) Grant, age 93, of Dubuque, passed away at 8:24 p.m. on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, at Ennoble Nursing and Rehabilitation. Due to COVID-19 concerns there will be a private family service to celebrate Colleen’s life. The family

Sister Paulina Sullivan, BVM

Sister Paulina Sullivan, BVM

Sister Paulina Sullivan, BVM, 95, of 1050 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, at Marian Hall. Sharing of Memories via Zoom will be from 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020.  A virtual visitation will

Russell A. “Russ” Heer

Russell A. “Russ” Heer

Russell A. “Russ” Heer, age 90, of Dubuque, passed away at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at his home with his loving family by his side, after a long battle with cancer. To celebrate Russell’s life, private family

James W. “Jim” Goetzinger

James W. “Jim” Goetzinger

James W. “Jim” Goetzinger, age 70, of Dubuque, passed away at 7:00 a.m., on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at Luther Manor. To celebrate Jim’s life, private family services will be held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Entombment will

Timothy D. “Tim” Gillenwater

Timothy D. “Tim” Gillenwater

Timothy D. “Tim” Gillenwater, age 57, of Dubuque, passed away on December 2, 2020, at his home. To celebrate Tim’s life, private family services were held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Tim was born on January 15, 1963,

Isaac James Weires

Isaac James Weires

Isaac James Weires passed away at the age of 19 on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. To celebrate Isaac’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m., on Monday, December 7, 2020, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491

Anna M. (Walton) McCann

Anna M. (Walton) McCann

Anna M. (Walton) McCann, age 67, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 30, 2020, at her son’s home. To celebrate Anna’s life, private family services will be held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Anna was born

Barbara Lee (Massey) Van Blarcom

Barbara Lee (Massey) Van Blarcom

Barbara Lee (Massey) Van Blarcom, age 81, of Dubuque, passed away at 9:10 p.m., on November 30, 2020, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Barbara’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30

Rev. Lloyd Paul Ouderkirk

Rev. Lloyd Paul Ouderkirk

Rev. Lloyd Paul Ouderkirk, age 87, of Dubuque, passed away at 12:48 a.m., on Sunday, November 29, 2020, at Stonehill Care Center. To celebrate Fr. Paul’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., on Thursday,

Ashlee M. Haner

Ashlee M. Haner

Ashlee M. Haner, age 25, of Dubuque, passed away suddenly on Sunday, November 29, 2020, at her home. To celebrate Ashlee’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is assisting the family. Ashlee was born

Sister Dorothy Gaffney, BVM (Irene Patricia)

Sister Dorothy Gaffney, BVM (Irene Patricia)

Sister Dorothy Gaffney, BVM (Irene Patricia), 93, of 1130 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, at Caritas Center. Sharing of Memories via Zoom will be from 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020.  A virtual

Janice K. “Jan” (Hartman) Pfeiler

Janice K. “Jan” (Hartman) Pfeiler

Janice K. “Jan” (Hartman) Pfeiler, age 79, of Dubuque, passed away at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at Stonehill Care Center, with her loving family by her side. To celebrate Jan’s life, private family services will be held

Carol R. (Banks) Kemp

Carol R. (Banks) Kemp

Carol R. (Banks) Kemp, age 79, of Dubuque, passed away at 7:07 a.m. on Sunday, November 22, 2020, at Stonehill Care Center. To celebrate Carol’s life, family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, November

Pearl K. (Lightfoot) Duve

Pearl K. (Lightfoot) Duve

Pearl K. (Lightfoot) Duve, age 72, of Dubuque, passed away at 11:47 p.m., on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at UnityPoint Health St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. To celebrate Pearl’s life, there will be a public visitation from 2:00 p.m.

Sister Lucilla Oberbroeckling, OSF

Sister Lucilla Oberbroeckling, OSF

Sister Lucilla Oberbroeckling, OSF, Clare House, Dubuque, Iowa passed away at 9:45 p.m., Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Clare House. A private Celebration of Life and Rite of Final Commendation will be held at Clare House Chapel, Mount St. Francis

Kathleen M. “Kathy” (Haggerty) Weydert

Kathleen M. “Kathy” (Haggerty) Weydert

Kathleen M. “Kathy” (Haggerty) Weydert, age 65, of Dubuque, passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at MercyOne Dubuque, surrounded by her loving family. To celebrate Kathy’s life, private family services will be held. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary

Richard T. “Dick” Sheldon

Richard T. “Dick” Sheldon

Richard T. “Dick” Sheldon, age 90, of Dubuque, passed away at 7:05 p.m., on Friday, November 13, 2020, at ManorCare Health Services. To celebrate Dick’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, November

Rebecca A. (Long, Greve) Torres

Rebecca A. (Long, Greve) Torres

Rebecca A. (Long, Greve) Torres, age 65, of Dubuque, passed away after a long battle with cancer on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Ennoble Manor. To celebrate Rebecca’s life, a private family reading will be done by Pastor Maxx Tone.

John J. Caldwell

John J. Caldwell

John J. Caldwell, age 62, of Dubuque, passed away at 6:40 p.m., on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate John’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on Sunday, November

Mildred G. “Millie” (Koetz) Finzel

Mildred G. “Millie” (Koetz) Finzel

Mildred G. “Millie” (Koetz) Finzel, age 96, of Dubuque, passed away at 10:24 p.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at Luther Manor. To celebrate Millie’s life, family and friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., on Sunday, November