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Benton County obituaries

OBITUARY: Jerry J. Sankot

by jmagdefrau on March 18, 2015

Jerry J. Sankot, 64, New Brighton, MN, passed away on March 14, 2015. Sankot was born Sept. 17, 1950, in Belle Plaine, to Frank and Eleanor Sankot. He is survived by loving wife of 44 years, Janice; daughter, Jennifer (Jon) Harrington; siblings, Patricia (Roger) Pacanowski, Margret, Tom (Kathy), Jim (Judy), and Bill; other family and […]

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OBITUARY: Dennis D. Hertle

by jmagdefrau on March 18, 2015

ATKINS – Dennis D. Hertle, 72, Atkins, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at home following a sudden illness. A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held Saturday, April 11, 2015, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Phillips Family Center, 605 Second Avenue in Vinton. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Vinton. Survivors include his wife, […]

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OBITUARY: Daniel Schrader

March 5, 2015 Benton County obituaries

Daniel R. Schrader, 53, Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at his home following a sudden illness. Funeral Mass is 11 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, at St. John XXIII Catholic Church by the Rev. Dustin Vu. Burial is at St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family after 9 a.m. at the […]

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OBITUARY: Lois Schuchmann

March 2, 2015 Benton County obituaries

Lois Schuchmann, 72, of Cedar Rapids, was called to her home with Jesus Christ on Feb. 28, 2015, at St. Luke’s Hospital, a result of non-smoker’s lung cancer. She is survived by her husband, Fred; son and daughter-in-law, David and Jennifer Schuchmann, Atlanta, GA; and grandson Jordan Schuchmann. She is also survived by her sister, […]

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OBITUARY: Jon K. Hapgood

March 2, 2015 Benton County obituaries

Jon K. Hapgood, 79, of Parkersburg, formerly of New Hampton, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Franklin General Hospital in Hampton. Services are set for Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Conway-Markham Funeral Home, New Hampton. Visitation is 10 a.m. the same day. Burial is in New Hampton Cemetery. Jon Kent […]

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OBITUARY: Kenneth William Karsten

February 20, 2015 Benton County obituaries

BLAIRSTOWN – Kenneth William Karsten, 85, went peacefully to be with his Lord with his family at his side on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church in Blairstown with Rev. David Remfer officiating. Interment […]

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Neoma M. Niebuhr Newton

February 12, 2015 Benton County obituaries

BLAIRSTOWN – Neoma M. Niebuhr Newton, 103, entered into eternal rest February 11,2015 at Countryside Senior Living in Sioux City under the caring hand of her daughter, Donna Lahn. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church in Blairstown with the Rev. David Rempfer officiating. Interment will be held […]

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OBITUARY: Robert W. Franklin

February 11, 2015 Benton County obituaries

Robert W. Franklin (Bob), 81, passed away Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Fort Worth, TX, of health complications. Bob was born Feb. 4, 1933, in Clayton, the second of nine children of John D. and Marie R. Franklin. Bob married Barbara Lee Wichmann on Sept. 4, 1959 in Cedar Rapids, where they lived all of […]

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OBITUARY: F. Richard “Dick” Conway

February 3, 2015 Benton County obituaries

KEYSTONE – F. Richard “Dick” Conway, 88, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at the Keystone Nursing Care Center. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 at Phillips Funeral Home in Keystone with Deacon Joseph Behounek officiating. Interment will be held at the Keystone Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by Merkel-Bockholt American […]

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OBITUARY: Garth James Wiebold

January 28, 2015 Benton County obituaries

BLAIRSTOWN – Garth James Wiebold, 69, passed from this earth at his home to the loving arms of his Savior on Jan. 24, 2015. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church in Blairstown with the Rev. David Rempfer officiating. Committal Services will be held at Pleasant Hill […]

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