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Obituaries

Robert H. Logan

Robert H. Logan, 83, of Washington, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at the United Presbyterian Home in Washington following a short illness.
Celebration of life services were held Oct. 6 at the United Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Kitch Shatzer officiating. Interment was at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Hospice of Washington County. Online condolences may be sent for Bob’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

Anthony “Tony” Zaleski

Anthony “Tony” Zaleski, 65, of Solon died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at UIHC following a long struggle with depression. Family committal services were at the Oakland Cemetery Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Bur Oak Land Trust, P.O. Box 2523, Iowa City, IA 52244-2523.

Robert “Bob” Binggeli

Robert “Bob” Binggeli, 94, Hills, died Sunday Sept. 28, 2014, at Briarwood Health Care Center in Iowa City.
Funeral services were held Wednesday Oct. 1, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty. Burial was in the Overman Cemetery, Atalissa. Memorials may be made to the East Central Iowa Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com.

Frank Joseph Bittner

Frank Joseph Bittner, 75, of Cedar Rapids died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital after a courageous battle with liver cancer. Per Frank’s request, there will be no service or visitation. Inurnment in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his sister, Sally Wilkinson of Marion; four nephews, Jeff (Lisa) Wilkinson of Ramsey, Minnesota. Scott (Sue) Wilkinson of Urbandale, Brian (Kelly) Wilkinson of Rogers, Arkansas, and Dan (Michelle) Wilkinson of Iowa City. 

Loren R. Forbes

Loren R. Forbes, 78, of North Liberty, lifetime Johnson County resident, died suddenly at his home, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014.
Funeral services were held on Sept. 29 at Gay and Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City, with burial following at Ridgewood Cemetery in North Liberty. A memorial fund has been established in his memory. Online condolences may be sent for his family through the web at www.gayandciha.com.

Greta Gronewald

Greta Gronewold, 77, of North Liberty, passed away at her home on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. Funeral services were held at Lahey Funeral Home in Olin on Sept. 27. Burial was in Olin Cemetery.

Joseph Macri

Joseph Macri, 95, of Tiffin, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at Windmill Manor in Coralville.
A memorial service was held on Oct. 4 at the Gayand Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City. Online condolences can be made to Joe’s family at www.gayandciha.com.

Harriett E (Cole) Mowery

Harriett E. (Cole) Mowery, 78, Iowa City, died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at home surrounded by her daughters.


Harriett was born April 22, 1936, in Coralville, the daughter of Raymond R. and Harriet (Huffman) Cole. She was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Iowa City. 

Harriett’s career included employment at First National Bank, Bankers Advertising, Mercy Hospital Fiscal Services and at UIHC Environmental Services.



“Chic” Noel Lynne Tollefson

“Chic” Noel Tollefson, 80, of Ely, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at his home. Services were held Wednesday, Sept. 24, at Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids, conducted by Theodoro Vigil. Burial was at Linwood Cemetery, Cedar Rapids.

Mary Armbrecht

Mary Patricia (Patt) Armbrecht, 74, of Cedar Rapids went to walk with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. Services were held Sept. 18 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church by the Rev. Christopher Podhajsky.
Mary is survived by her son Jeff of Cedar Rapids; a daughter Crystal (Larrvy) Greiner of Swisher; her grandchildren Ken Hare, Nathan Greiner, and Shelby Armbrecht; and a sister Joi Webb of Cedar Rapids.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her two brothers Bill and Larry Gaskill.

Lucille Brown

Lucille E. Brown, 80, of Ladora, died Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. Funeral Services were held Sept. 16 at Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo with George Grothman officiating. Burial will be in Ohio Cemetery, Ladora. A memorial fund has been established.

Kelly Bender

Kelly S. Bender, 43, of North Liberty, died peacefully Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, surrounded by her family at Mercy Hospice.
A Funeral Service to celebrate Kelly’s life was held Sept. 23 at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Iowa City Hospice or to Mercy Hospital Foundation for Mercy Hospice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lensingfuneral.com.