Obituaries

Wed
08
Apr

Beverly Buckley

Beverly Buckley

 

Beverly Buckley, age 70 of Sac City, IA, passed away peacefully at home with her children by her side on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Beverly was born on February 13, 1950, to parents Dana and Dea (VanHorn) Buckley in Sac City. She was baptized and confirmed at the United Methodist Church in Sac City.

   Beverly grew up in Sac City with her parents and siblings where she attended Sac City Community Schools. She graduated from Sac City High School with the class of 1968. Beverly was blessed with three children whom she devoted her life to. She was such a proud mom, grandma, and great-grandma. She enjoyed spending time on the lake boating with her fiancé, Lonnie, and all of her family. Beverly loved attending her grandkids’ activities and sporting events, she was their biggest fan.

Wed
01
Apr

Dr. Ignatius Francis Greene

Dr. Ignatius Francis Greene

Dr. Ignatius Francis Greene, 85, of Decorah, Iowa and Naples, Florida, passed away Saturday, March 21st, 2020 at Winneshiek County Medical Center surrounded by family, after an eight-month battle with lung cancer.

A memorial Mass will be held at St. Francis de Sales Church, 418 East Main Street, Ossian, Iowa after the Coronavirus is contained and will be announced at a later date. A luncheon will be served after Mass at Oneota Golf & Country Club, 1417 Golf Road, Decorah, Iowa. His ashes will be returned to Ireland for burial.

Wed
01
Apr

Marlys Fink

Marlys Fink

 

Marlys Ardell Fink, 89, of West Union, Iowa died Friday, March 20, 2020 at Gundersen Palmer Hospital in West Union, Iowa. Marlys was born to Charlie and Florence (Yoeman) Halverson on July 26, 1930 in West Union, Iowa. She graduated from West Union High School and attended University of Iowa for three years, where she was a member of Scottish Highlanders.

Marlys was united in marriage with Kenneth Fink in 1951. Five children were born to this union. Marlys owned and operated West Union Hardware and Curious Goose Gift Shop. She was a member of the West Union Methodist Church and longest living member of Messiah Rotary Club. Marlys was a Master Gardener and enjoyed growing vegetables and flowers. Her hobbies included art and crafts and she loved working at the hardware store.

Wed
01
Apr

Robert Thompson

Robert Thompson

 

Robert “Bob” D. Thompson, 77, of rural Waterville, IA, died Thursday, March 26, 2020, at Gundersen Medical Center in La Crosse, WI, from complications of the Coronavirus. A private graveside service was held at Old East Paint Creek Cemetery, rural Waterville. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Martin Funeral Home in Waukon, IA, is handling arrangements. Condolences can be sent to Linda Thompson, 1831 Elon Drive, Waterville, IA 52170. The family requests in lieu of gifts please give to the Veterans Memorial Hospital Foundation in Waukon, Old East Paint Creek Church, or help someone that may be struggling during these uncertain economic times.

Tue
31
Mar

Marlys Fink

Marlys Fink

 

Marlys Ardell Fink, 89, of West Union, Iowa died Friday, March 20, 2020 at Gundersen Palmer Hospital in West Union, Iowa. Marlys was born to Charlie and Florence (Yoeman) Halverson on July 26, 1930 in West Union, Iowa. She graduated from West Union High School and attended University of Iowa for three years, where she was a member of Scottish Highlanders.

Marlys was united in marriage with Kenneth Fink in 1951. Five children were born to this union. Marlys owned and operated West Union Hardware and Curious Goose Gift Shop. She was a member of the West Union Methodist Church and longest living member of Messiah Rotary Club. Marlys was a Master Gardener and enjoyed growing vegetables and flowers. Her hobbies included art and crafts and she loved working at the Hardware Store.

Wed
25
Mar

Dr. Dennis Schuldt

Dr. Dennis Schuldt

 

 

 

Dennis R. Schuldt, age 77, of Decorah, IA, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 at Wellington Place in Decorah, Iowa.

  Dennis was born December 23, 1942 in Sumner, Iowa, the son of Alfred and Pauline (Wendland) Schuldt.

  He graduated from Sumner High School in 1961, then attended the University of Iowa and earned his bachelor's degree in 1965 and he received his medical degree in 1969.

  After a one-year internship at the University of Washington, he worked in the emergency department of Kaiser Permanente in San Francisco for six years.  He then moved to Danville, California working as a radiologist from 1979 to 1992, after completing a three-year residency.

  Dennis moved back to Iowa (Decorah) in 1993 and worked for Gundersen Lutheran.  He covered radiology in hospitals in Waukon, Elkader, and Cresco.  Later his job evolved into four days a week in West Union and one day in Prairie du Chien, Wis. 

Wed
25
Mar

Marlys Fink

Marlys Fink

 

Marlys Ardell Fink, 89, of West Union, Iowa died Friday, March 20, 2020 at Gundersen Palmer Hospital in West Union, Iowa.

A Celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Burnham-Wood-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of West Union, Iowa is helping the family with arrangements.

 

Wed
18
Mar

Thomas Baker

Thomas Baker

 

Thomas Norman Baker, 85, of Gunder, Iowa died Friday, March 6, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. Thomas was born August 17, 1934 to Albert L. and Audrey (Jacobs) Baker in Des Plaines, Illinois. He graduated from St. Mary’s Academy in Des Plaines and attended two years at Layola Academy.

 

Wed
18
Mar

Ronald Kruger

Ronald Kruger

 

Ronald G. Kruger, 65, of West Union, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Nursing Center in West Union. 

Memorial service will be held at a later date.

Ronald was born on December 5, 1954 to Kermit and Sally (Alexander) Kruger. 

He worked as a truck driver for many years.  Ron also enjoyed bass fishing on the Mississippi River and stock car racing.

Survivors include his son, Jason Kruger of Tennessee; siblings, Julie Rundle and Lori Alexander, both of California; one grandson, Austin Kruger; three nephews, Shane Goodman, Jeremy Alexander and Gavan Alexander; four aunts and his longtime partner, Betty Steinlage of West Union.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial donations may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.iowacremation.com under Obituaries. 

 

Wed
18
Mar

Gordon Kleppe

Gordon Kleppe

 

Gordon Lavern Kleppe, 81, of West Union, Iowa died Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Gundersen Palmer Lutheran Hospital in West Union, Iowa. 

Gordon Lavern was born May 6, 1938 to Frederick Herman and Gladys Harriet (Helgerson) Kleppe on a farm near Ossian, Iowa in Fayette County. He was baptized and confirmed at Bethany Lutheran Church, rural Ossian and also grew up attending country school, rural Ossian, Iowa. He and his family spoke fluent Norwegian, a heritage for which he was very proud.

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