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Ellen M. (Thudium) McGee, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester, Iowa.

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Barbara Meysenburg passed away on November 13th at the age of 86 as a result of a brain tumor. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Richard Meysenburg, her daughters Beth Meysenburg, Anne Meysenburg (Forrest Harris), and Clare Meysenburg (Mark Miller), four grandsons, and sister Mildr…

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ANKENY – June Carson, 85, formerly of Independence, Iowa, passed on November 28, 2018, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. A Celebration of Life will be held from 12 to 3:00 p.m. December 15th, at First Baptist Church, 301 2nd St SE, Independence.

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Russell D. Smith, 74, of Waterloo died Wednesday, December 5, at Covenant Medical Center.

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Michael passed away peacefully on December 1st, 2018, at the Shell Rock Senior Living Center after his long fought battle with cancer.

Joan B. Benesh passed away November 30. Joan was born April 1945 in Waterloo Iowa, and graduated from West High in 1963.

Joan Marie (Penning) Wilson, 89 of Bettendorf passed away November 26, 2018 at Genesis East. A private family celebration of life will be held Saturday, December 1 in LeClaire, IA. Burial will be held in the spring of 2019. Joan was born December 20, 1928 in Austinville, Iowa, the daughter o…

Robert Delman Stamp, age 94, formerly of Waterloo, died peacefully November 12, 2018.

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William Jeffrey “Jeff” Rickert, 69, of Waterloo, died, Friday, November 23, 2018 at Manor Care after a lengthy illness. He was born December 28, 1948 in Ames the son of William J. “Bill” and May S. Lord Rickert. He was a 1967 graduate of Waterloo West High School and attended Luther, ISU and UNI.

Robert Weber, 76, of Des Moines, Iowa was called home to Heaven on November 21, following a brief illness at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. He was born in Stout, IA, the son of Edward and Viola Weber.

Mitchell L. Tyler, 67, of Waterloo, Iowa, passed away on November 20, 2018, at his home with loved ones by his side.

Della Mae Howe, 95, of Janesville, died Nov. 15, 2018, at Clarksville Skilled Nursing of congestive heart failure. For details, see Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home Website.

David Edward Van Dorn, 47, of Waterloo, died on November 14 after a lengthy illness.

WATERLOO -- Sharon Kay Miller, 74, of Waterloo, Iowa, formerly of Masonville, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018, at the Rosewood Estate in Waterloo.

David Edward Van Dorn, 47, of Waterloo, died on November 14  after a lengthy illness.

Donald was born in Chicago on October 18, 1928, grew up in the family home in Beverly, and at the end of a long, diversified, and fruitful life, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

IOWA FALLS — Lavon Rastetter, age 96, of Iowa Falls, passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Scenic Manor in Iowa Falls.

Roger Lawrence Fisher, 72, of Waterloo, died Saturday, November 10, 2018, in the gentle and kind care of the staff at New Aldaya Lifescapes in Cedar Falls.

Alys Joanne “Jo” Ackart, 87, of St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of Waterloo, died Oct. 31, in St. Petersburg. She was born Oct. 31, 1931, in Mason City.

Eisele, Bernice Vogt, age 93, peacefully passed away October 27th, 2018.

Mary Helen Gardner Scovel passed away under the care of Pathways Hospice and the staff at Good Samaritan Village on October 29, 2018. She was 92 years old.

Born September 1, 1940, on a farm southwest of Beresford South Dakota and died October 31, 2018, at home in La Plata, Missouri.

WATERLOO -- Merle L. "Bud" Gibson Jr., of Waterloo, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, at UnityPoint-Allen Hospital. Services at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5, at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel; visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at the chapel, with burial in the Garden of Memories. Memorial…

Born September 1, 1940, on a farm southwest of Beresford, South Dakota and died October 31, 2018, at home in La Plata, Missouri.

Lived in Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado, for twenty-five years and Denver, Colorado, for ten years.

Wanda Louise Nielsen, 91 of Cedar Falls, passed away peacefully Monday, October 29, at the Western Home Communities.

Joel R. Guldner, 59, passed away in his sleep at home in Reno, Nevada on Friday, October 12, 2018.

Katherine E. Hedeen (Kate), age 68, of Dayton, Ohio, former resident of Waverly, Iowa, passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018, of pancreatic cancer. She was born in Champaign, Illinois, on March 18, 1950, to Earle and Herta Sparks and was the eldest of five sisters. In college she studied a…

John H. Page, 95, passed away September 14, 2018 at La Posada in Green Valley, Arizona. John was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan to John H. and Lucille (Bennett) Page, the oldest of three children, one of whom died in infancy.

Falb, Richard A., 98, of Cottage Grove, Minn., passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on October 25, 2018.

Brent Boyd Shaw, age 64, of Kansas City, Missouri and of Chaska, Minnesota opened his eyes to the Glory of his Heavenly Father on Thursday, October 18, 2018 with Alzheimer’s disease. A Celebration of Life service will be November 10th, 2018 at 11:00 am at Northland Baptist Church, 7101 NW Wa…

Paul J. Miltenberger, 59, of Reinbeck, passed away on Oct. 16th at the VA Hospital in Iowa City.

Paul J. Miltenberger 59 of Reinbeck passed away on Oct.16th at the VA Hospital in Iowa City.

Born April 9, 1940 in Waterloo, IA, passed away October 9, 2018 in Sacramento, CA at the age of 78.  Beloved husband of 38 years to Judy Shadman. 

Mary was born March 18, 1938, to Franklin and Lydia (Tessendorf) Bright in Iowa Falls. The family moved to Fayette when Mary was nine. Her death occurred at Kavanagh Hospice House in Des Moines on September 27, 2018.