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23
Aug

Mary L. Herzog

Mary Lou (Lyman) Herzog, 66, of Cedar Falls died Thursday, Aug. 3, 2023, at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines.

Visitation was Thursday, Aug. 10, at the Fratzke and Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake.

Funeral services were Friday, Aug. 11, at the funeral home.

Wed
23
Aug

New hires at CR Elementary


New Clayton Ridge Elementary teachers are, from left, Skyler Soppe, Celeste Harber, Ellie Kinley and Kearsti Hansel. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

The Clayton Ridge School District has hired four new elementary teachers and a secretary  at the Garnavillo campus. They submitted the following introductions. 

Anne Meyer

Elementary Secretary

Wed
23
Aug

To join FOCUS at U.W. Platteville


Jaderial Staebler of Guttenberg will join FOCUS at the UW-Platteville campus this fall as a missionary. (Photo submitted)

By Caroline Rosacker

In 1998, Curtis Martin founded the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) at Benedictine College, a Catholic liberal arts institution located in Atchison, Kan., after recognizing the significant impact the college years have on a young person's future. 

Martin would later share his vision for FOCUS: a chance for every student to know and feel known, loved and cared for by Jesus Christ, with Pope St. John Paul II. 

Wed
23
Aug

Municipal, school candidate filing begins Aug. 28

By Shelia Tomkins

Those interested in running for local municipal and school board offices  can place their name on the ballot by filing nomination papers in the coming weeks.

Filing will open on Monday, Aug. 28, and close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21.

Wed
16
Aug

Gerald H. Hoeger

Gerald H. Hoeger, 91 of Garnavillo, passed away Monday, Aug. 7, 2023, at Guttenberg Care Center in Guttenberg.

Funeral services were Thursday, Aug. 10, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries with Rev. Steve Meyer concelebrating. Deacon Ron Meyer assisted. Visitation was before services at the church.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Wed
16
Aug

Betty L. Klein

Betty Lou Klein, 86, of Guttenberg passed away Thursday, Aug. 10, 2023, at her home.

Visitation was Sunday, Aug. 13, at Morris Funeral Home in Guttenberg and before services at the church.

Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 14, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries.

Wed
16
Aug

Richard “Dick” A. Owings

Richard “Dick” Allen Owings, 75, passed away Aug. 10, 2023, due to complications of Myelodysplastic Syndrome, an auto-immune disease affecting the bone marrow. 

Visitation was Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Morris Funeral Home in Guttenberg.

A private funeral service was held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Guttenberg. Burial was in the Guttenberg City Cemetery.

Wed
16
Aug

Native prairie blooms despite drought


Linda and Dan Deutmeyer have set aside land to create a wildlife habitat through the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Conservation Reserve Program. (Photo submitted)

By Caroline Rosacker

In 2010, Dan and Linda Deutmeyer, who live south of Guttenberg, set aside land they purchased from his father's estate to create a wildlife habitat through the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Conservation Reserve Program. 

CRP Program

Wed
16
Aug

Federal home grant and loan funds available from USDA

By Caroline Rosacker

Home repair financing is available from USDA Rural Development in Iowa. The Section 504 Home Repair program provides loans to very low-income homeowners to repair, improve, or modernize their homes, or provides grants to elderly, very low-income homeowners to remove health and safety hazards. 

Wed
09
Aug

Gerald “Jerry” Ostrander

Gerald “Jerry” Ostrander, 75, of Prairie du Chien, Wis., passed away Thursday, Aug. 3, 2023, at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, Wis.

Visitation was Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Prairie du Chien, Wis., and before services at the church.

Funeral services were Wednesday, Aug. 9, at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Prairie du Chien, Wis., conducted by Rev. Hillary Burns-Kite and Rev. Miranda Kostaboer.

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