Obituaries

James D. “Jim” Henry

James D. “Jim” Henry

James D. “Jim” Henry, age 83, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 8:43 p.m., on Monday, October 8, 2018, at home, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Jim’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on

Harold J. “Harry” Noesges

Harold J. “Harry” Noesges

Harold J. “Harry” Noesges, age 100, of Dubuque, Iowa, was called home peacefully at 9:25 a.m., on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To honor Harry’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Friday,

Theresa M. Roepsch

Theresa M. Roepsch

Theresa M. Roepsch, age 74, of Peosta, Iowa, was called home peacefully at 12:45 a.m., on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Theresa’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on

Ruby L. Otting

Ruby L. Otting

Ruby L. Otting, age 67, of Dubuque, was called home suddenly at 9:35 a.m., on Friday, October 5, 2018, at home. To honor Ruby’s life, funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Behr

Betty M. Farcas

Betty M. Farcas

Betty M. Farcas, age 96, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 6:40 a.m. on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Betty’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in

Sr. Ann Ellen Quirk

Sr. Ann Ellen Quirk

Sister Ann Ellen Quirk, BVM, 87, of 1130 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, Iowa, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at Caritas Center. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, in the Marian Hall Chapel. Sharing of Memories

Steven F. Bettcher

Steven F. Bettcher

Steven F. Bettcher, age 62, of Dubuque, was called home suddenly at 2:02 a.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at home. To honor Steve’s life, funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon, on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Behr

Betty Mae Hines

Betty Mae Hines

Betty Mae Hines, age 83, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at her son’s home. To honor Betty’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, September 24, 2018,

Marcelline M. “Marce” Welsh

Marcelline M. “Marce” Welsh

Marcelline M. “Marce” Welsh, 89, of Dubuque, passed away Sunday, September 9 at Unity Point Finley Hospital, surrounded by her family. Visitation will be from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at St. Anthony Catholic Church. The Mass of Christian Burial

Virginia G. Pregler

Virginia G. Pregler

Virginia G. Pregler, age 97, of Zwingle, formerly of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 7:15 a.m. on September 6, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Virginia’s life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Monday,

LaVern J. “Bum” Riniker

LaVern J. “Bum” Riniker

LaVern J. “Bum” Riniker, age 91, of Dubuque, and formerly of Balltown, was called home peacefully at 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Bum’s life, funeral services will be held

Sr. Mary Cunningham, PBVM

Sr. Mary Cunningham, PBVM

Sister Mary Matthew Cunningham, PBVM, 98, died on Saturday, September 1, 2018,  at Mount Loretto Motherhouse, 2360 Carter Road, Dubuque IA. Funeral Services will be Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at 10:30 am at Sacred Heart  Chapel, Sisters of the Presentation, with burial in Mt.

Constance K. “Connie” Perry

Constance K. “Connie” Perry

Constance K. “Connie” Perry, age 58, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 7:09 p.m., on Thursday, August 30, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Connie’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on

Cletus J. Tigges

Cletus J. Tigges

Cletus J. “Clete” Tigges, age 84, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Cletus’ life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on

Donald D. “Don” Dugan

Donald D. “Don” Dugan

Donald D. Dugan, age 88, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:50 p.m. on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Don’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Wednesday,

Andrea J. Shireman

Andrea J. Shireman

Andrea J. Shireman, age 74, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 3:26 p.m. on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Andrea’s life, funeral services will be held at

Blanche L. Moyle

Blanche L. Moyle

Blanche L. Moyle, age 87, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:53 p.m. on Thursday, August 23, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Blanche’s life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Monday, August 27,

Jodie L. “Grandma Jodie” Perry

Jodie L. “Grandma Jodie” Perry

Jodie L. “Grandma Jodie” Perry, age 57, of Dubuque, was called home suddenly at 11:18 a.m., on Saturday, August 18, 2018, at home. To honor Jodie’s life, funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, at Faith

Florence C. Ernzen

Florence C. Ernzen

Florence C. Ernzen, age 96, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 3:12 a.m., on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center. To honor Florence’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, August 13, 2018, at Holy

Grace V. Vondran

Grace V. Vondran

Grace V. Vondran, age 89, of Potosi, WI, was called home peacefully at 9:35 a.m., on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. To honor Grace’s life, funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on