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Obituaries

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.

Rebecca Barkalow

Rebecca A. Barkalow, 62, of Iowa City, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.
Funeral services were held Jan. 24, at the Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City.
Rebecca Ann Ellyson was born April 16, 1951, in Opa-locka, Fla. She graduated from Iowa City High School and Kirkwood Community College. She worked for many years as a property owner/manager in the Iowa City area, and was also known for her work as an administrative assistant at Successful Living in Iowa City.

Dennis Blome

Dennis Blome, 73, of Cedar Rapids, died Jan. 18, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, from complications of pancreatic cancer. Services were held Jan. 23 at Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids, with the Rev. Rick Gail presiding. Honors were provided by the Linn County Sheriff’s Department honor guard. Burial was at Linwood Cemetery, Cedar Rapids.