We post all obituaries for FREE, just have your funeral home send it to us. Visitation will be held from 2: Visitation will continue from a. Monday at Kramer Funeral Home prior to funeral services. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Monday, June 4, , St. Joseph Catholic Church in Earlville, with burial in the church cemetery. Dennis Quint will officiate. Survivors include her husband of 52 years, John, two daughters: She was preceded in death by her infant children Christine and Timothy, her parents, parents-in-law, Herman and Annetta Geistkemper, and a brother-in-law, Donald Grawe.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www. Funeral Mass will be Joseph's Catholic Church in Rickardsville. Family will greet friends 2: Burial will be in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in Rickardsville. After high school, Gene graduated from UW-Platteville. During this time, he also earned his private pilot's license. Flying became one of his favorite hobbies.
Gene's love of trucks started at a young age. He was able to see his childhood dream of owning a semi come to fruition in as he and Paula started Paisley Trucking, Inc. Through hard work and dedication they were able to grow the company until his retirement in Upon retiring, Gene spent much of his time on his childhood farm outside of Rickardsville and enjoying the company of his 9 grandchildren.
Though the farm kept him busy, he was never too busy to take a grandkid for a tractor or gator ride. Throughout his life, Gene was able to build a great marriage, raise four kids that adore him, run a successful company, teach his grandkids to love anything with wheels, surround himself with friends, and show the world you really can be happy every day. Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Paula; his favorite daughters, Jennifer T. Gene was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Judy; and his mother and father in-law, Jeanne and Jim O'Rourke.
Riggs, 71, of Dubuque passed away Wednesday May 23, at his home surrounded by family. Family and friends may gather from 9: A procession from the funeral home led by the Patriot Guard Riders will depart at At the age of 6 his family moved to Tucson, Arizona.
He graduated in from Sunnyside High School in Tucson. That same year, he joined the U. Marine Corps where he served until , which included 2 tours in Vietnam. The family wishes to thank Hospice of Dubuque , especially Kristin, for the kindness and care they gave to Barry, as well as the support they gave to their family. A memorial service and visitation will be from 2: On August 16, he married Therese "Terri" Boge.
He formerly worked for the Dubuque Packing Co for 11 years where he gained his enviable butchering skills that would serve him well for many years in the restaurant business. He also spent a few years working at 3 in 1 Construction and Security Products of Dubuque. In , he and Terri purchased Buddy's Clubhouse and have proudly run it ever since.
Buddy was an extremely talented man who could do almost anything and was very meticulous in the way he did it. He was a member of the Moose Lodge in Dubuque and the Club for several years.
In his spare time, he enjoyed gardening, playing Euchre and Cribbage, bowling and collecting "Lionel" trains. He was an avid Cubs, Cowboys and Iowa Hawkeye fan and it was rare for him to miss a game.
Boating on the Mississippi with his family and friends was a regular weekend activity that he loved. In Sundays past, he could be found racing his Camaro at Earlville with his sons and friends.
He had a passion for his Harley-Davidson motorcycle and enjoyed riding it whenever he could. He was the type of man who was a friend to all and will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.
A special thank you to Dr. All your efforts and care were greatly appreciated by Buddy and his family. Visitation will continue Saturday from am at Kramer Funeral Home prior to funeral services. Saturday, June 2, , at St. Boniface Catholic Church in New Vienna with burial in the church cemetery. Dennis Conway will officiate. Mercy College in Cedar Rapids. Bailey enjoyed building and working on computers, driving and listening to music, hanging out with friends and family, and playing disc golf.
He also enjoyed playing cards, shooting pool, drinking Blue Moon, having bon fires and creating artwork. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Carolyn Williams, paternal grandfather, Urban Pasker, and great grandmother, Mary Williams. Holmberg, , food editor, home economist, registered dietician, author and educator, died peacefully May 28 at Bethany Retirement Home in Dubuque after a short illness. She served at the end of World War II in the Army Women's Medical Specialist Corps as a first lieutenant, using her dietician skills to treat sick and wounded soldiers in military convalescent facilities in North Carolina and Alabama.
Over a long career as a professional home economist, magazine food editor, and author, Rita worked for Armor Foods Corp. Research Center in Minneapolis, MN. Returning to Dubuque in the mids, she worked independently for many years as a free-lance writer, food consultant, college textbook author, and adjunct instructor at Clarke University.
A lifelong parishioner of St. She was a volunteer and Friend of Dubuque Public Library. Her published works include Great Dishes from the Oven, a popular college textbook entitled Meal Management Today, and a personal memoir published in as By Fives to Ninety-five, plus many magazine articles and essays. Rita is survived by one sister, Mary Walsh of Bridgeport, CT, plus 14 nephews and nieces and numerous grand- and great-grand nephews and nieces.
Friends may pay their respects Friday, June 1, from p. The funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, June 2, at 11 a. Raphael's Cathedral, celebrated by Rita's nephew and godson, Msgr. Christopher Walsh of Stamford, CT. Hahn, 54, of Dubuque, passed away on Monday, May 14, Celebration of Life will be 1: Daniel married Tara Stapleton on July 13, in St.
He was a baker and restaurant owner, most recently he worked for Hy-Vee as a baker in Asbury. Daniel adored his grandson and spending time with him brought great joy to his life. He also enjoyed using his drones.
Daniel was preceded in death by his parents. Online condolences may be left at www. Visitation will continue Friday from am at Kramer Funeral Home prior to funeral services. Friday, June 1, , at St. Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville with burial in the church cemetery.
American Legion Post will accord military honors. He married Leona Bockenstedt on Nov. Marv joined Greg J. Tauke and Sons, an implement dealership. Marv was later involved with several other businesses and investments such as Dairy Queen and Tauke Real Estate and Appraisal. Marv was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council Marv was an avid sports fan and especially enjoyed watching and playing golf.
He was a lifetime member of the Dyersville Golf and Country Club. Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Leona, children: Max Hanken and Bailey Boge; a sister: Marjorie Torrance of Dyersville; in-laws: He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Jeffry James Tauke in ; siblings: Houston, 74, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away at home on Sunday, May 27, , surrounded by her family.
A celebration of Joyce's life will be held at 9 A. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 P. Burial will be at the Pence Cemetery, rural Baldwin, Iowa.
She was a graduate of Maquoketa High School.