Rita M. Willenbring, 93, of Farley, passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 21, at River Bend Retirement Community, Cascade.

Norma J. Weber, 81, of Bernard, died peacefully at home Nov. 16.

Sr. Martha Ann Luedtke, OSF, 79, died Thursday, Nov. 19, at Mercy One Hospital, Dubuque.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Alvera Juliana (Neuhaus) Mormann, age 88, passed away Sunday, Nov 22, at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque, with family present, after a long struggle with breast cancer.

Susan E. Werner, 69, of Epworth, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 5, at her home in Epworth.

Francis ‘Fritz’ (Frank) Clemen, 74, of Colesburg, passed away Thursday, Nov. 12, at MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center in Dubuque.

Joseph R. Kluesner, 64, of New Vienna, passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, at MercyOne Hospital in Dubuque.

Patricia J. Erdmann, 82, of Epworth, passed away, Wednesday, Nov. 4, at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque.

Margaret M. Vonderhaar, 83, of Holy Cross, passed away Thursday, Nov.12, 2020, at her home.

Lawrence R. Koppes, 82, of Dyersville, passed away peacefully Monday, Nov. 2, at 1:50 p.m., (On All Souls Day) at MercyOne Medical Center in Dubuque.

Patricia J. Erdmann, 82, of Epworth, passed away, Wednesday, Nov. 4, at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque.

Richard B. Hermsen, 89, of Edgewood, formerly of Luxemburg, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 4, at MercyOne Medical Center in Dubuque.

James W. Theisen, 86, of Holy Cross, died Saturday, Nov. 7, at Unity Point Finley Hospital, Dubuque.

Alice M. Bockenstedt, 89, of New Vienna, passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, surrounded by her family at her daughter’s home in Dyersville.

Joseph R. Kluesner, 64, of New Vienna, passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, at MercyOne Hospital in Dubuque.

Calvin G. Bockenstedt, 93, of Luxemburg, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, at Guttenberg Municipal Hospital.

Gary L. Rahe, 68, of Dyersville, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, at his home after a long battle with Multiple Systems Atrophy (MSA).

Therese A. Puetz, 92, of Earlville, passed away peacefully Friday, Oct. 30, at her daughter’s home in Masonville.

Ronald J. Connolly, 78, of Dubuque, formerly of Epworth, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Thursday, Oct. 29, at Hawkeye Care Center in Dubuque.

Alice (Sigwarth) Link, 96, of Dubuque and formerly of Balltown, was carried home peacefully Thursday, Oct. 29, at Stonehill Care center with her daughter Carol at her side.

Harold (Harry) Joseph Kelchen, formally of Ryan, passed away Oct. 29, 2020. At the time of his death, he resided with the love of his life, Pearl, at the Unity Point Living Center West Community in Cedar Rapids.

Mark C. Westhoff, 58, of New Vienna, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, at Unity Point Finley Hospital, Dubuque.

John ‘Jack’ H. Domeyer, 85, of Holy Cross, died Sunday, Oct. 25, surrounded by his family, at Dubuque Specialty Care in Dubuque.

Bruce D. Niehaus, 58, of Springville, and formerly of Dyersville, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 25, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids.

Lavern J. Goedken, 80, of Luxemburg, passed away Sunday, Nov. 1, at MercyOne Medical Center in Dubuque.

Shirley A. Pins, 90 of Dyersville, passed away Monday Oct. 26, surrounded by family at her home.

Bruce D. Niehaus, 58, of Springville and formerly of Dyersville, died Sunday, Oct. 25, at MercyOne in Cedar Rapids. Arrangements are pending at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville.

Janet Rosemary Westhoff, 85, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at Regional Medical Center in Manchester of complications from COVID-19.

Arlene M. Engelken, 78, of Dyersville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville, just two weeks prior to her husband, Clete.

Gilbert B. Willenborg, 92, of Dyersville, formerly of Petersburg, passed away Sunday, Oct. 18, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville.

William “Bill” E. Boyles, 86, of Hopkinton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020 at Pinicon Place in Anamosa.

Jean M. Oberfoell, 83, of Epworth, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 19, at Hawkeye Care Center in Dubuque.

Gary L. Rahe, 68, of Dyersville, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, at his home. Complete arrangements are pending at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.kramerfuneral.com.

Mary T. Morris, 85, of Manchester, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.

Kenneth Raymond Smith, 80, of Hopkinton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester.

Norma E. Foster, 81, of Dubuque, died Monday, Oct. 19, at her home.

Lori Ann Steger, 57, of Dyersville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, at her home surrounded by family.

Dennis Duwe, 73, of Luxemburg, died Monday, Oct. 19, at MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center in Dubuque.

John ‘Jack’ H. Domeyer, 85, of Dyersville and formerly of Holy Cross, died Sunday, Oct. 25, at Dubuque Specialty Care in Dubuque. Funeral arrangements are pending at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville.

Cletus J. Engelken, 83, of Dyersville, passed away from a broken heart Friday, Oct. 23, at MercyOne Senior Care, Dyersville, just a couple of weeks after his wife, Arlene passed away.

Gilbert B. Willenborg, 92, of Dyersville, died Sunday, Oct. 18, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville. Funeral arrangements are pending at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville.

Mike “Worthog” Schmitt, 64, of Rickardsville, died Monday, Oct. 12, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City from complications due to COVID-19.

Delbert Paul Aldrich, 71, of Manchester, passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at his cabin home in Bloomfield. Arrangements are pending with Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Manchester due to delays at the State Medical Examiner.

Carlyn M. Hoeger, 77, of Delhi, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 at Mercy One Senior Care, Dyersville.

Elizabeth J. Conrad, 91, of Dyersville passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville.

Roger ‘Butch’ W. Beckman, 76, longtime resident of Peosta, passed away peacefully at 10:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, surrounded by the love and comfort of his family. Butch lived out his last two years of life at Hawkeye Care Center.

Elizabeth J. Conrad, 91, of Dyersville passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville.

Arlene M. Engelken, 78, of Dyersville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, at MercyOne Senior Care in Dyersville.

Clement N. Schmitt, 92, of Lattnerville, passed away peacefully March 22, at Stonehill Care Center in Dubuque.

James J. “Jim” Nachtmann, 77, of Luxemburg, passed away peacefully at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, at home with his loving wife by his side. To celebrate Jim’s life, services were held at the Word of Life Church in Dubuque. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in charge of arrangements.

Virgene H. Bockenstedt, 85, of Dyersville, passed away peacefully Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020 at MercyOne Senior Care Center in Dyersville.

Ann Wohlford George, 68, of Coralville, passed away peacefully, Oct. 1 in her own home after a long illness.