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Obituaries

Hildegarde Lueck

Hildegarde A. Lueck of Dyersville and formerly of New Vienna died peacefully on Jan. 23, 2014, in her home at the Ellen Kennedy Living Center in Dyersville, surrounded by her family.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Jan. 27 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in New Vienna, with burial in the church cemetery. The Rev. John O’Connor officiated.

Clara Leitzinger Schoderbek

Clara Leitzinger Schoderbek, 78, of Solon died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, from complications of cancer. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 22, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Solon with Fr. James Vrba officiating. There will be a gathering for friends and family following the service in the church hall. Burial will be in Clearfield, Pa. at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Clara’s name with the American Bird Conservancy, P.O. Box 249, The Plains, VA, 20198-2237 or www.abcbirds.org.

Kathryn L. (Parsons) Sida

Kathryn L. (Parsons) Sida, 86, of rural Solon, died peacefully following a brief illness on Saturday morning, Feb. 1, 2014, at the Solon Nursing Care Center surrounded by her loving family.

Delores Steinbrech

Delores Marie Steinbrech, 53, of Solon, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in her home after losing her courageous battle to cancer. Funeral Mass was held Feb. 3 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Solon, with burial in Oakland Cemetery.
Delores was born Feb. 8, 1960, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City, the daughter of Robert and Irene (Lumpa) Steinbrech. She grew up on the family farm near Solon.

Doris E. Thompson

Doris E. Thompson, 78, of rural Rowley, formerly of Cottage Reserve in rural Solon, died on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. She was born on Oct. 17, 1935, in Perry, the daughter of Warren Dunlap and Katherine Eleanor (Davis) Pratt. She graduated from high school in Rowley and then completed her nurse’s training at St. Luke’s Nursing School in Cedar Rapids. She eventually earned a master’s degree in nursing and worked at the Solon Nursing Care Center and the VA hospital in Iowa City. On Nov.

Leo Zeithamel

Leo R. Zeithamel, 84, of Solon, died peacefully Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at the Solon Care Center. Funeral services were held Jan. 28 at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service, Iowa City, with the Rev. Dr. Barrie Tritle officiating. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established.