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Obituaries

Thomas Robert Malatek

On Friday, April 13, 2018, the world lost one of a kind. Thomas Robert Malatek, 67, of Ely, died peacefully at the Ed and Joan Hemphill Hospice Unit, Unity Point, St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, after a hard battle with multiple myeloma.

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Mark Hearn

It’s been a trip… Dancing across the light fantastic of my life! I have been fortunate to take 63 trips around the sun, and what an incredible adventure it has been. Beginning my life in an Iowa small town, born into a loving family that, along with my parents and siblings, included grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. I learned quite a bit from my grandmothers, who always had their ways of imparting pearls of wisdom that guided me throughout my life. My mother, Shirley, was a saint putting up with my mischievous boyhood and my father, Roger, was a source of knowledge and strength.

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Timothy Evans

Timothy “Tim” Turner Evans, 80, of Cedar Rapids (formerly of Solon), passed peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Turner was born at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids on October 29, 1937, to Renald P. Evans and Virginia Turner Evans. He was married to Lorna (DeMott), in 1966, and later divorced.

Mark Hearn

It’s been a trip… Dancing across the light fantastic of my life! I have been fortunate to take 63 trips around the sun, and what an incredible adventure it has been. Beginning my life in an Iowa small town, born into a loving family that, along with my parents and siblings, included grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. I learned quite a bit from my grandmothers, who always had their ways of imparting pearls of wisdom that guided me throughout my life. My mother, Shirley, was a saint putting up with my mischievous boyhood and my father, Roger, was a source of knowledge and strength.

Carroll Kaduce

Carroll Fredrick Kaduce, 72, of Solon, formerly of Mason City, died Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Funeral Mass was held Tuesday, March 20, at St. Mary Catholic Church, in Solon. Burial followed in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation was held Monday at the church, where there was a prayer service/sharing memories/rosary. Brosh Chapel and The Avacentre in Solon handled the arrangements.

Marcella Jane Klein

Marcella Jane Dvorak Klein, 85, of rural Oxford, died peacefully Saturday, March 17, at Briarwood Care Center surrounded by her family.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Wednesday, March 21, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Iowa City, with the Very Rev. Rudolph Juarez officiating. Burial was at St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation was at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service, where a rosary was recited. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Marcella Klein Memorial Fund.

Dorothy M. Sweeting

Dorothy M. Sweeting

Doris Jean Divoky

Doris Jean Divoky, 84 of Solon, died Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 at the Solon Nursing Care Center. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Solon. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Solon. Brosh Chapel and The Avacentre in Solon are handling Doris’ arrangements.

Carolyn Sue Carmer Oler

Carolyn Sue Carmer Oler, 65, of Solon, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018.
A celebration of life open house will be held Saturday, Feb. 3, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Lisbon United Methodist Church. Please stay for a short prayer service, conducted by Pastor Karen Nelson, following the open house at 2:30 p.m.

Marcella Fisher

Marcella Fisher, 90, of Cedar Rapids, died on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at The Gardens of Cedar Rapids. Celebration of Life Services were Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Brosh Chapel & The Avacentre in Cedar Rapids. Burial followed in Czech National Cemetery. Visitation was Tuesday, Jan. 23, at the chapel. 

Dorothy Jean Hahn

Dorothy Jean Hahn, 90, of Solon, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at the Solon Nursing Care Center. Celebration of Life Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, at the Solon United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior to services Thursday at the church. Brosh Chapel in Solon is handling Jean’s arrangements.

Barbara Ann Miller

Barbara Ann Miller, 57, of Iowa City, formerly of Solon, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2018, at home. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Solon, with Fr. David Beckman presiding. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, at St. Mary Catholic Church.