Obituaries

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Jerome L. Troester

Jerome “Jerry” Lynn Troester, 68, of Guttenberg, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at the Guttenberg Care Center surrounded by his family.

Visitation was Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg, and one hour before services at the church.

Funeral services were Wednesday, Feb. 4, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Guttenberg.

Interment was at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Garnavillo.

Wed
04
Feb

Jeanette M. Berns

Our mother, Jeanette M. Berns of Guttenberg, died on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home. Mom had physical ailments over the years, but at 95 she passed away very peacefully.

Visitation will be on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 10:00 a.m. with services to follow at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Guttenberg.

Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Garnavillo.

Wed
04
Feb

Ruben Schnurstein

Ruben Schnurstein, 98, of Ionia passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at the Manor Care in Waterloo.

Visitation was Friday, Jan. 30, at the Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly and one hour before services at the church.

Funeral services were Saturday, Jan. 31, at St. John United Church of Christ, Siegel, conducted by Pastor Eugene Walther.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Wed
04
Feb

Lyle Morarend

Lyle Morarend, 90, of Guttenberg, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at Guttenberg Care Center.

Lyle was born the son of Arno and Clara (Friedlein) Morarend, June 3, 1924, near Osterdock.

Lyle received his education locally, served his country in the United States Army during WWII and worked for the Wright Trees Service and Meuser Lumber Co. for many years.  Lyle enjoyed fishing and spending winters in Texas.

Wed
21
Jan

Clair H. “Corny” Cornwell

Clair H. “Corny” Cornwell, 79, of Greeley, died on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home.

Visitation was Monday, Jan. 19, at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Edgewood and one hour before services at the church.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 20, at United Methodist Church in Greeley, conducted by Pastor Paddy Druhl.

Interment was at Grant View Cemetery, Greeley. Casketbearers were Mike Cornwell, Dan Cornwell, Donnie Nelson, Mark Nelson, Bruce Nelson and Jim Gallager.

Wed
21
Jan

Opal Y. Kriesler

Opal Y.  Kriesler, 87, of Cedartown, Ga., formerly of Colesburg, died on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at Cedar Hill Assisted Living in Cedartown, Ga.

Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Colesburg United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will follow the visitation at the church, conducted by Pastor Joan Thomas.

Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Colesburg.

Wed
21
Jan

Betty R. Moser

Betty Ruth (Troester) Moser, 87, of Guttenberg, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at the Guttenberg Care Center.

Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 15, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg, and one hour before services at the church.

Funeral services were Friday, Jan. 16, at the United Methodist Church, Guttenberg, conducted  by Rev. Mike Jackson. 

Interment was at Bethel Cemetery, rural Colesburg.

Wed
21
Jan

Suzanne Stoeffler

Suzanne Stoeffler, 66, of Cedar Rapids, died Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.

Visitation was Monday, Jan. 12, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Garnavillo, and before services at the funeral home on Tuesday.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 13, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Garnavillo, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries.  

Interment was at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Guttenberg.

Wed
14
Jan

Ruth E. Combs

Ruth Elaine (Smith) Combs, 96, of Edgewood, formerly of rural Garber, passed from this life on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014.

Private family funeral services will be held at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Edgewood, conducted by Pastor Pam Reinig.

A private family burial will occur at Bethel Cemetery, rural Osterdock.

Ruth was born April 6, 1918, in North Dakota, the daughter of Ray V. and Mary (LouVay) Smith.  

Wed
07
Jan

Phyllis I. Morarend

Phyllis I. Morarend, 86, of Garnavillo, died at her home on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014.

Visitation was before services at the church.

Funeral services were Wednesday, Dec. 31, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garnavillo, conducted by Rev. Bruce L. Hanson.

Interment was at Garnavillo Community Cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Garnavillo.

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