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TRAER -- Donald Mauderer, 91, of Traer, died Friday, Feb. 16, at home. Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church, 207 Taylor St., Traer, with burial in Buckingham Cemetery with military rites. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. today, Feb. 20, at Overton Fune…

WAVERLY -- Lowell “Mac” Snyder, 74, of Waverly, died Friday, Feb. 16, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital, Waterloo. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Waverly, with burial in Faith United Church of Christ Cemetery in Tripoli. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Tu…

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CEDAR FALLS -- Barbara J. Cox, 83, of Cedar Falls, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home, Waterloo, of natural causes; memorial services 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at First Presbyterian Church of Waterloo, 505 Franklin St., Waterloo, with burial at a later date in Osage Cem…

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CEDAR FALLS — David L. "Dave" Williams, 92, of Cedar Falls and formerly of Denver, died Thursday, Jan 18, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital; memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Windcove, 5300 S. Main St. (main entrance); military rites to follow service by Acker-Matthias America…

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GRUNDY CENTER -- Judy Dent, 73, of Grundy Center, formerly of New Hartford, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital from natural causes; a private family graveside service will be held at Cambria Cemetery in Cambria; Redman-Schwartz Funeral Home, Parkersburg, 346-1534; …

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CEDAR FALLS -- Leonard J. Blum, 82, of Summersville, Mo., formerly of Cedar Falls, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, in Summersville; private family services were held, with inurnment at a later date in Hillside Cemetery, Cedar Falls; Richardson Funeral Service, 266-3525.

ALLISON -- Edna Marie Westendorf Tjebkes, 97, of Ankeny, formerly of Allison, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, at Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny; services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Sietsema Vogel Funeral Home , Allison, (641) 456-3232, with burial in Allison Cemetery; visitation 5 to 7 …

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WATERLOO -- Frances Louise Wright, 87, of Waterloo, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, at Covenant Medical Center of pneumonia/COPD; services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, with entombment in Mount Olivet Cemetery Mausoleum; visitation from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, …

CHARLES CITY -- Linus D. Schrage, 77, of Charles City, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit, Mason City; services 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, at Messiah Lutheran Church, with burial in Riverside Cemetery, both in Charles City; visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sat…

WATERLOO  --  Dorothy Kneeskern, 92, of Waterloo, died at home Wednesday, Feb. 14; services  10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, with burial in Garden of Memories Cemetery; visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on …

NASHUA -- Maurice "Mick" Merfeld, 84, of Nashua, died Monday, Feb. 12, at Nora Springs Care Center in Nora Springs; memorial services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Nashua, with a private family burial at a later date; visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb.…

WATERLOO -- Jerry Lee Wohlert, 75, of Waterloo, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital of complications of Parkinson's disease; services 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway, 233-3393, with burial in Garden of Memories Ceme…

DECORAH -- Avery and Aiden Arneson, 17 and 13, of Decorah, died Monday, Feb. 5, as the result of an automobile accident north of Decorah; celebration of life 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Mabel-Canton School gymnasium, 316 W. Fillmore Ave., Mabel, Minn.; memorials in lieu of flowers may …

CEDAR FALLS -- Donald Joseph Pint, 89, of Cedar Falls, died Friday, Feb.  9, at  Cedar Valley Hospice Home, Waterloo; services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Cedar Falls, with burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Gilbertville, and with military rites  by the Iowa A…

CEDAR FALLS -- John W. Sabbath, 86, of Cedar Falls, died Friday, Feb. 9, at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home, Waterloo; services 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Nazareth Lutheran Church, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery, both in Cedar Falls; visitation 9:30 a.m. until services Saturday at the ch…

JESUP -- Merle Dale Wilson Jr., 81, of rural Jesup, died Monday, Feb. 12, at Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo; services are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 24; White Funeral Home, Jesup, 827-3695, is in charge of arrangements; condolences at www.White-Mthope.com.

REINBECK -- Philip R. Ohrt, 64, of Reinbeck, died unexpectedly Thursday, Feb. 8, at the Manitee Memorial Hospital in Brandenton, Fla.; services and arrangements are currently pending; French-Hand Funeral Home, Reinbeck, 345-2622.

WALKER -- Raymond Peter Michael, 89, died Sunday, Feb. 11; services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Urbana; visitation 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the church, with a 2 p.m. rosary service; burial in St. Mary Cemetery, rural Walker, with military rites perfor…

LAMONT -- Jerome Joseph Koch, 91, of Raeville, Neb., formerly of Lamont, died Friday, Feb. 9, at his home. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Strawberry Point with internment at St. Albert's Cemetery, Lamont. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. F…

DECORAH -- Mary Berry, 95, of Decorah, died Saturday, Feb.10, at the Good Samaritan Society, Waukon. Services will be  at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, 604 South Ave., Decorah. Burial will be in the Emmanuel United Presbyterian Cemetery in Pennsylvania at a l…

WATERLOO -- Sharon Ann Robbins, 69, of Waterloo, died Friday, Feb. 9, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital. Services are noon Thursday, Feb. 15, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street, 234-6274. Visitation will be for an hour prior to services at the funeral home.

CRESCO -- Betty Lou Fravel, 83, of Cresco, died Friday, Feb. 9, at Winneshiek County Medical Center after struggling with illness. Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, at Cresco Community Chapel, Cresco, with burial in New Oregon Cemetery, rural Cresco. Visitation is for an hour prior t…

CLARKSVILLE -- Helen Louise Freese, 93, of Clarksville, died Saturday, Feb. 3, at Clarksville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Clarksville; services 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12, at Immanuel Church of Christ, with burial in Lynwood Cemetery, both in Clarksville; visitation from 3 to 6…

WATERLOO - Pauline R. Barrett, 96, of Waterloo, died Friday, Feb. 9, at home. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at First Presbyterian Church with burial in Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service…

EVANSDALE — Donna May Yant, 77, of Evansdale, died at home Monday, Feb. 5, under Hospice care; services noon Saturday, Feb. 24, at New Day Christian Center, 644 Home Acres, Evansdale, with reception to follow; private family burial at a later date at Garden of Memories Cemetery, Waterloo; me…

WATERLOO -- Alvera M. Mixdorf, 88, of Waterloo, died Thursday, Feb. 8, at Lakeview Landing of Friendship Village of natural causes; services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, with burial in Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery; visitation 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. …

FREDERIKA -- LaVerne H. Anhalt, 80, of Frederika, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital in Waterloo; per his request, his body has been cremated; private family burial at a later date in Horton Cemetery, rural Waverly; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187, is a…

DUMONT -- Joseph Michael Marchese, 73, of Dumont, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, at Rehabilitation Center of Hampton in Hampton; services 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 12, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hampton; visitation from 9:30 to 11 a.m. before services Monday at the church; Sietsema-Vogel Funeral Home…

CEDAR FALLS -- Louise E. Heckroth, 69, of Cedar Falls, died Sunday, Feb. 4, at Cedar Valley Hospice Home in Waterloo; services 10 a.m. Feb. 24 at Dahl-Van Hove-Schoof Funeral Home, 266-7525, with inurnment in Fairview Cemetery, both in Cedar Falls; visitation for an hour before service time;…

ELDORA -- Genevieve Helen Veld, 81, of Eldora, died at home Sunday, Feb. 4; services 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, at Eldora United Methodist Church, with burial at Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Eldora; visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, at Creps-Abels Funeral Home, Eldora, (641) 858…

ELK RUN HEIGHTS -- Randy A. Kollmann Sr., 57, of Elk Run Heights, died Friday, Feb. 2, at home; services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, at Central Christian Church, Waterloo; visitation 4 to 8 p.m. today, Feb. 5, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway, Waterloo, and for an …

WATERLOO -- James Swehla, 41, of Waterloo, died Feb. 2, from complications of a stroke at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics; private family celebration of life will be held at a later date; Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, Waterloo, 232-3235, is assisting the fa…

WAVERLY -- Alice M. (Lathrop) Grawe, 90, of Waverly, died Friday, Feb. 2, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly. Celebration of Life services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church & School, with burial in Harlington Cemetery, Waverly. Visitation is …

WATERLOO -- Rachel Joan McNeil, 88, of Waterloo, died Thursday, Feb. 1, at Ravenwood Specialty Care of natural causes; family service will be held Monday, Feb. 5, at the Garden of Memories Mausoleum; memorials to the family; condolences at KearnsFuneralService.com; Garden View Chapel, 232-2222.

WATERLOO -- Lillian “Lil” M. Buckles died on Saturday, Feb. 3, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital. Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, at Nazareth Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls, with burial in Garden of Memories Cemetery, Waterloo. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Locke Funeral Ho…