Obituaries

Cyril H. “C.H.” Lammers

Cyril H. “C.H.” Lammers

Cyril H. “C.H.” Lammers, age 50, of Dubuque, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at his home. To celebrate C.H.’s life, private family services were held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Burial will be in Mt.

Jeffrey A. “Jeff” Erschen

Jeffrey A. “Jeff” Erschen

Jeffrey A. “Jeff” Erschen, age 60, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away at 7:26 p.m., on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinic, Iowa City, Iowa. To celebrate Jeff’s life, private family services were held at

Margaret M. (Breitbach) Hefel

Margaret M. (Breitbach) Hefel

Margaret M. (Breitbach) Hefel, age 97, of Dubuque, passed away at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 28, 2020, at home with her loving family by her side. To celebrate Margaret’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until

Dale Braun

Dale Braun

Dale Braun, age 70, of Dubuque, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020, at his home. To celebrate Dale’s life, private family services were held at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street. Dale was born on April 16, 1950, in

Roger S. Broessel

Roger S. Broessel

Roger S. Broessel, age 96, of Dubuque, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 21, 2020, at his home. Due to COVID-19 concerns there will be no public services at this time. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is assisting the

Henry R. Peppmeier

Henry R. Peppmeier

Henry R. Peppmeier, age 85, of Dubuque, passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, December 14, 2020. To celebrate Henry’s life, family and friends may visit from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., on Friday, December 18, 2020, at Summit

Bonita K. “Bonnie” (Berwanger) Pickel

Bonita K. “Bonnie” (Berwanger) Pickel

Bonita K. “Bonnie” (Berwanger) Pickel, age 64, of Dubuque, passed away at 4:10 p.m., on Monday, December 14, 2020, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Bonnie’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on

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