Doris Pitz
D: 2018-03-21
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Pitz, Doris
Ruth Leick
B: 1938-01-23
D: 2018-03-20
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Leick, Ruth
William Misko
B: 1929-06-22
D: 2018-03-16
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Misko, William
Howard Higley
B: 1922-06-11
D: 2018-03-16
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Higley, Howard
Richard Kirmse
B: 1933-12-26
D: 2018-03-12
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Kirmse, Richard
Mary Kay Schwind
D: 2018-03-12
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Schwind, Mary Kay
Buena Ryan
D: 2018-03-10
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Ryan, Buena
Phyllis McNett
D: 2018-03-08
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McNett, Phyllis
Carol Jones
B: 1942-11-06
D: 2018-03-06
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Jones, Carol
James "Jim" Ludescher
D: 2018-03-05
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Ludescher, James "Jim"
Mary Schlueter
D: 2018-03-05
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Schlueter, Mary
Kenneth Siegert
B: 1937-11-04
D: 2018-03-04
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Cyril Gansen
B: 1926-07-08
D: 2018-03-03
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William Benson
B: 1930-03-08
D: 2018-03-01
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Jesse Bartels
D: 2018-03-01
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William Meissner
D: 2018-02-28
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Gilbert Billmeyer
D: 2018-02-27
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Evelyn Miens
B: 1916-06-30
D: 2018-02-24
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Anna Powers
D: 2018-02-22
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Ruth Kruse
B: 1931-08-15
D: 2018-02-22
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D: 2018-02-22
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Condolence From: John Brockschink
Condolence: Kara and I feel so blessed to have been a small part of Martha's life at Grace United Methodist Church. Martha was a very special person!! She will be missed by all who were blessed by knowing her. Prayers of comfort are being sent to the family!

God bless,
Pastor John and Kara Brockschink
Sunday February 26, 2017
Condolence From: The Foster Family
Condolence: Martha was such a lovely lady & Alice's best friend before Martha moved to Dubuque & Alice's memories faded with Alzheimer's. Unfortunately Ron, Gary & I don't feel Alice is well enough to travel from Independence to Dubuque at this time, but please know the entire Foster Family is thinking of your family & all the wonderful memories Alice & Martha made together. May your memories of such a wonderful lady bring you peace.
Friday February 24, 2017
Condolence From: Larry and Pam Murley
Condolence: Such a lovely lady. We stopped in and visited her at Sunset. I will always remember her laugh. Enjoyed a visit with her in Lamont one time when she shared her beautiful quilts she had made. Always thought fondly of her, Alice, Charlotte and Harriet at the Methodist Church.
Thursday February 23, 2017
Condolence From: Mary Ann Bivens
Condolence: Thought & prayers are with you as you bid Martha good bye, you just have to remember all the memories that you now hold dear to your heart. At her age I can only image how many you have.
I remember the family gatherings that always took place at Grandma Laaker's place. I was Hilda Bivens daughter in law, married to Bill.
Rembering you tomorrow, & will say a prayer to her.
Thursday February 23, 2017
Condolence From: Lisa Dean Wiersema
Condolence: My husband, Mark and I send our condolences to all of the Laaker family. I am Kenny's wife, Dianna's sister.
Although I never meant Martha, she shares her birthday with our mother which makes her even more special!
As we have gotten to know Kenny and welcome him into our family, I can only say that you must be a very special, God loving woman and I appreciate and love you for welcoming my sister into your family! Your family represents what we all desire when raising children- kind, loving, and assets to our great world we all share! Again, our condolences!
Wednesday February 22, 2017
Condolence From: Dianna Laaker
Condolence: I wish I would have had more time and more memories with you, Mom.
But someday in Heaven, we will meet again and I want to sit and visit for a long time! You were a beautiful mother-in-law to me and your acceptence and love towards me was so wonderful. In peace at last....Love, Dianna
Tuesday February 21, 2017