Lois Jensen
B: 1930-09-25
D: 2018-04-15
View Details
Jensen, Lois
Betty Bell
B: 1928-08-18
D: 2018-04-06
View Details
Bell, Betty
Jeanette Bettcher
B: 1932-12-16
D: 2018-04-05
View Details
Bettcher, Jeanette
Harlan Knuth
B: 1926-08-09
D: 2018-04-01
View Details
Knuth, Harlan
Peggy Hanniford
B: 1945-11-22
D: 2018-03-27
View Details
Hanniford, Peggy
Cecilia Collins
B: 1938-02-18
D: 2018-03-25
View Details
Collins, Cecilia
Rev. Dr. Ralph Quere
B: 1935-09-26
D: 2018-03-22
View Details
Quere, Rev. Dr. Ralph
Doris Pitz
D: 2018-03-21
View Details
Pitz, Doris
Ruth Leick
B: 1938-01-23
D: 2018-03-20
View Details
Leick, Ruth
William Misko
B: 1929-06-22
D: 2018-03-16
View Details
Misko, William
Howard Higley
B: 1922-06-11
D: 2018-03-16
View Details
Higley, Howard
Richard Kirmse
B: 1933-12-26
D: 2018-03-12
View Details
Kirmse, Richard
Mary Kay Schwind
D: 2018-03-12
View Details
Schwind, Mary Kay
Buena Ryan
D: 2018-03-10
View Details
Ryan, Buena
Phyllis McNett
D: 2018-03-08
View Details
McNett, Phyllis
Carol Jones
B: 1942-11-06
D: 2018-03-06
View Details
Jones, Carol
James "Jim" Ludescher
D: 2018-03-05
View Details
Ludescher, James "Jim"
Mary Schlueter
D: 2018-03-05
View Details
Schlueter, Mary
Kenneth Siegert
B: 1937-11-04
D: 2018-03-04
View Details
Siegert, Kenneth
Cyril Gansen
B: 1926-07-08
D: 2018-03-03
View Details
Gansen, Cyril
William Benson
B: 1930-03-08
D: 2018-03-01
View Details
Benson, William


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2659 John F. Kennedy Road
Phone: (563) 556-0776
Delaine Kennedy
In Memory of
Delaine L Kennedy
1926 - 2017
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Delaine Kennedy

Delaine L. Kennedy, 90, of Dubuque, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, May 8 at Holy Spirit Parish-Holy Ghost Church. Entombment will be at Mount Calvary. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m., Sunday, May 7 at the church, where there will be a parish wake service at 6:30 p.m. Fr. Bernard Kennedy, OFM officiating.
Delaine was born on May 16, 1926 in Sageville, Iowa to Nicholas and Anna (Hess) Freiburger. She married Bernard E. “Huck” Kennedy on August 27, 1949 at Holy Ghost sharing 67 years of married life.
Most importantly, she was a great wife, mother, grandmother, and faithful Catholic. She was never more content than when she held a baby in her arms. Delaine was a great seamstress, quilter, cook, and homemaker with a passion for her rose garden.
Delaine was a member of Holy Ghost Rosary Society, Xavier Hospital Guild, and Stonehill Volunteers.
Survivors include her husband, Bernard “Huck”; their children Ann (Miles) Kiley, Susan (Steven) Wagner, Sr. Patricia Kennedy, OSB, Nona (David) Cooper, Kay (William) Beaster, Gwen (Donald) Hesselman, Fr. Bernard Kennedy, OFM, Peggy (Randall) Dolson, Kerri (William) Feldhaus; grandchildren Matthew (Joie) Booth, Christine Booth Traeder (Ted ), Sarah Wagner Sayers (Ryan), Stephanie Wagner LeFevour (Kelly), Nicholas Wagner (Jamie), Mark (Molly) Wagner, Samuel and Nathaniel Cooper, Andrew (Abigail) Weigman, Katie Weigman Merkes(Douglas), Joseph, Theodore (Renee) Hesselman and Thomas Hessleman, Molly Dolson (Bryan), and Joshua Dolson; 15 great grandchildren; a sister Agnes Gerdemann; and sisters in law Phoebe McCrea and Lavon Marrow; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, Nicholas and Anna (Hess) Freiburger. Sisters: Marie (Herbert) Ott, Bernita (Milton) Ott, Lorraine (Donald) Schadle, Rosella (Albert) Fisch, Anastasia (Willard) Henkels, Dolores (John) Frommelt. Brothers: Raymond (Hilda), Norbert (Mildred), Raphael (Gerene), Cletus (Catherine), Merlin (Dorothy and Althea), and Eldon (Janaan). Sister-in-law: Evelyn(Cletus) Havertape and brother-in-laws: John Kennedy, Harold McCrea, Virgil Morrow and Arthur Gerdemann.
In lieu of flowers, a Delaine L. Kennedy Memorial Fund has been established.
Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 JFK Rd, Dubuque, is in charge of arrangements.
The family thanks Oak Park Place, Mercy Medical Center- Surgical Services, Drs. John Whalen and Robert Magnus for their kindness and compassionate care.

Order Flowers