Obituaries

Richard Hennings
B: 1926-10-27
D: 2018-12-07
View Details
Hennings, Richard
Adele Wetter
B: 1926-03-10
D: 2018-12-04
View Details
Wetter, Adele
Mary Lou Pierrie
D: 2018-12-04
View Details
Pierrie, Mary Lou
Barbara Howell
D: 2018-12-04
View Details
Howell, Barbara
Shirley Heitzman
B: 1936-09-08
D: 2018-12-02
View Details
Heitzman, Shirley
Doris Murray
B: 1923-09-12
D: 2018-12-02
View Details
Murray, Doris
Kenneth Calonder
B: 1934-06-22
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Calonder, Kenneth
Ricky Caspersen
B: 1956-07-25
D: 2018-11-24
View Details
Caspersen, Ricky
Wilma Rafferty
B: 1922-08-26
D: 2018-11-23
View Details
Rafferty, Wilma
Kristine Ludwig
B: 1978-09-26
D: 2018-11-18
View Details
Ludwig, Kristine
Leonard Diederichs
B: 1925-08-21
D: 2018-11-15
View Details
Diederichs, Leonard
Helen Schroeder
B: 1924-04-25
D: 2018-11-14
View Details
Schroeder, Helen
Thomas Schmidt
B: 1938-12-06
D: 2018-11-10
View Details
Schmidt, Thomas
Thomas Morris
B: 1924-08-01
D: 2018-11-10
View Details
Morris, Thomas
Dorothy Beetem
B: 1928-05-21
D: 2018-11-05
View Details
Beetem, Dorothy
Thomas Eitter
B: 1941-06-19
D: 2018-11-04
View Details
Eitter, Thomas
Douglas Lenhart
B: 1937-11-09
D: 2018-11-04
View Details
Lenhart, Douglas
Veronica "Vi" Hanson
B: 1919-11-15
D: 2018-10-28
View Details
Hanson, Veronica "Vi"
Christopher Chapman
D: 2018-10-28
View Details
Chapman, Christopher
Gina Danner
D: 2018-10-27
View Details
Danner, Gina
Walter Schlichtmann
B: 1932-09-04
D: 2018-10-27
View Details
Schlichtmann, Walter

Search

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
DUBUQUE, IA 52002
Phone: (563) 556-0776
Fax:
About An Amazing Life|Help

Kenneth
Calonder

June 22, 1934 – December 1, 2018

Share this tribute
Kenneth Calonder

Obituary for Kenneth Calonder

Kenneth E. Calonder, 84, of Durango, passed away on Saturday December 1, 2018 at his home.

Funeral services will be 11a.m., Wednesday, December 5 at Sherrill United Church of Christ, with Rev. Emily Blue officiating. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery, where Military Honors will be accorded by the Dubuque Marine Corps League. A visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m., Tuesday at the Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 JFK Road and from 9:45-10:45 a.m., Wednesday at the Church.

Kenneth was born on June 22, 1934 in Dubuque, the son of Elmer and Pearl (Dalbkermeyer) Calonder.

He married Leola Wetter on May 13, 1957 in Sherrill, Iowa.

Kenneth served our country in the United States Army from 1957- 1958.

Kenneth farmed for most of his life, milking cows until he was 78. He was an avid fisherman with his buddy, Leon. Kenneth was proud of his blue Ford Tractor and enjoyed being with his family.

He was a member of the Dubuque County Extension Council and the Farm Bureau Board. He was awarded volunteer of the year at Camp Albrecht Acres in 2018.

He is survived by his children, Sue (Roger) Beck, of Manchester, IA, Ron (Lynn) Calonder, of Rickardsville, IA, Kevin Calonder, of Durango, Steve (Trista) Calonder, of Sumner, IA; grandchildren, Shane (fiancé, Laura), Troy, and Austin Beck, Kendra Calonder, and Austin, Aidan, Nathanial, Ethan, Noah, and Hannah Calonder; brother, Keith (Shirley) Calonder, of Durango; brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe Rosemeyer, of East Dubuque, IL, Bruce (Linda) Watters, of Dubuque, and Theresa Wetter, of Sherrill, IA; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Leola; son, Bob; parents; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Violet Rosemeyer, Myrtle Watters and Milton Wetter.

Memorials may be given to Camp Albrecht Acres or Hospice of Dubuque.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Mercy Medical Center and Hospice of Dubuque.

To send flowers to the family of Kenneth Calonder, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

PRINT

First Visitation

When Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Location
Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory
Address
2659 John F. Kennedy Road
Dubuque, IA
Send Flowers for Kenneth's visitation
Guaranteed delivery before Kenneth's visitation begins

Second Visitation

When Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 9:45am - 10:45am
Location
Sherrill United Church of Christ
Address
4995 Sherrill Road
Sherrill, IA
Send Flowers for Kenneth's visitation
Guaranteed delivery before Kenneth's visitation begins

Service Information

When
Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 11:00am
Location
Sherrill United Church of Christ
Address
4995 Sherrill Road
Sherrill, IA

Interment Information

Location
Linwood Cemetery
Address
2735 Windsor Avenue
Dubuque, IA