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Archive

January 23rd, 2012

Merrill Aubrecht

Merrill “Shorty” Aubrecht, 79, died on Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at VAMC following a long illness.
Funeral Services with military honors were held Jan. 17 at Lensing’s Oak Hill in Coralville with the Rev. Alecia Williams officiating. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery, Coralville. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established.

Samantha Broulik

Samantha Jo Broulik, infant daughter of Ronda Stucker and Jacob Broulik of Iowa City, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at the University of Iowa Hospitals where she was born on Dec. 15, 2011.
Funeral services were held Jan. 23, 2012, at Gay and Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Samantha’s memory. Online condolences may be sent for her family through the web www.gayandciha.com.
Local survivors include Kim Stucker and Ethel Good of North Liberty.

Edward Bangtson

Edward Willard Bangtson, 81, died peacefully at his home Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, surrounded by his family. Memorial services were held Jan. 20 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in North Liberty, with the Rev. Tim Smith officiating. Military honors followed the service. Burial will be at a later date.
Ed was born May 9, 1930, near Rockwell City, where he was a 1948 graduate of Rockwell City High School. He served in the Korean War from 1951 until 1953. On Dec. 24, 1985, Ed married Chris.

Dolores Chaplin

Dolores “Dee/Dolly” Goss Chaplin, 76, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at her home in Coralville. Funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 17 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Cosgrove with Father Dunn officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be directed to Iowa City Hospice.
Dolores was born on Jan. 13, 1936, in Oxford, the daughter of Paul and Marguerite (Rohret) Scheetz. She spent most of her life in Oxford, where she graduated from Cosgrove High School in 1954.

Doris Kearney

Doris Sara Kearney, 89, of Marion, formerly of Iowa Falls, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at home. Per Doris’ wishes, there were no visitation or services. Private family inurnment will be at Iowa Falls, at a later date.
Local survivors include Mary J. Claassen of Swisher.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; siblings, Russell Sturgis, Allen Sturgis, Blanche Degraf, Ethel Sturgis and Walter Sturgis; and her grandparents, Sara and Walter Stewart.

Rosemary Miller

Rosemary C. Miller, 89, of Solon Retirement Village, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at her home. Funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 16 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be directed to Iowa City Hospice, 1025 Wade St., Iowa City, IA 52240.

Arlon Nelson

Arlon T. Nelson, 97, of Cedar Rapids, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at St. Luke’s Hospital. Funeral services were held Jan. 20 at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Pastor Tye Male of New Covenant Bible Church officiated. Burial was at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Local survivors include his brother, Weir (Mary) Nelson of Ely.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Eleanor; his son, Dr. Robert J. Nelson; daughter-in-law, Sue Nelson; and his brother, Irwin Nelson.

Dr. Donovan J. Ochs

Professor Emeritus Donovan J. Ochs, 73, of rural Solon, died Jan. 18, 2012, at home.
Professor Ochs was born Oct. 2, 1938, in Charles City, to Joseph and Ardith (Hagarty) Ochs. He graduated from Immaculate Conception High School in Charles City in 1956. He received his bachelor of arts degree from Loras College, and his master of arts and doctoral degrees from the University of Iowa. Dr. Donovan J. Ochs married Joan Walsh on Jan. 27, 1962, at Immaculate Conception Church in Charles City.

Mary Smejkal

Mary Lou Smejkal, 69, of Cedar Rapids, died Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at Delray Medical Center in Delray Beach, Fla. Funeral Mass was held Jan. 21 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids by Father Chris Podhajsky. Burial was at St. John Cemetery, Cedar Rapids.
Local survivors include Barbara Ruzicka of Solon.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother Ronald Ruzicka; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Leonard and Anna Smejkal.

Alvin Streb

Alvin “Al” Streb, 79, Iowa City, died at home Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, surrounded by his family.
Funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 17 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church with the Very Rev. Rudolph Juarez officiating. Burial with military honors was at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to St Patrick’s Church or to Iowa City Hospice.