Passages

Wayne Milton Scheppele (C'50)

Wayne Milton Scheppele departed this world to be with the Lord on March 15, 2017.

Gwyneth Osuch (S'70)

Rev. Gwyneth Louise Osuch, S'70, of Dubuque, Iowa passed away on February 27, 2017 at Bethany Home.

Elizabeth Platt

Elizabeth E. Platt, UD professor of Old Testament from 1988-2007, passed February 22, 2017, in Medford Leas, New Jersey.

Eldon Benedict (C'60)

Eldon E. Benedict passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017 in Iowa City at the age of 78.

David Copeland (C'69)

David A. Copeland, of Dubuque, died Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Ennoble Manor at the age of 70.

Margaret Benda (C'80)

Margaret Ann Benda passed away Friday, February 10, 2017.

Arthur Hanson (C'45)

Pastor Arthur S. Hanson, passed away on February 9, 2017.

David Nelson (C'71)

David "Buffalo Bill" Nelson, age 67, of Walland, TN, passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2017.

George Douglas Jenkins Jr. (S'65)

George Douglas Jenkins, Jr., age 94, passed away on January 20, 2017. 

Rosemary Zauche (C'56)

Rosemary Zauche, of Peosta, passed peacefully into life anew on Saturday, January 14, 2017.  

Mary Elaine Thompson (C'42)

Mary Elaine Thompson passed away Friday, January 13, 2017, in Rochester at age 93.

Dorothy Helen Benz (C'42)

Dorothy Helen Benz passed away Friday, January 13, 2017, at Bethany Home.

Randall Edward Henkel (C'77)

Randall Edward "Randy" Henkel, age 60, of Bettendorf, died Thursday, January 12, 2017 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice, Bettendorf.

Sally A. Hoffman (C'60)

Sally A. Hoffman, of Elgin, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2016, in Elgin, Illinois.

Richard Gordon Enright expect (C'43)

Richard Gordon Enright passed away peacefully on December 23, 2016, in Atlanta, GA.

Gregg Scharnau (C'95) 

Gregg Justin Scharnau, age 49, passed to heaven on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 in Marion, Iowa. 

Mary M. Crippes

Mary M. Crippes, age 95, and 29 year employee of the University of Dubuque, passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2016.

Marlyn Bausman, (C'50)

Marlyn Bausman passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 in Dubuque, Iowa.

Cedric Evans (C'95)

Cedric Evans, expected C'95, passed away on December 11, 2016.

Sidney H. Byrd (S'59)

Sidney H. Byrd "Hoksila Waste" of Flandreau, South Dakota, passed peacefully on Saturday, December 3, 2016.

Maynard A. Jones Jr. (S'94)

Maynard A. Jones Jr. passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at home in Blue River.

Loren D. Sikkema (C'74)

Loren D. “Sikky” Sikkema, age 64, of Fulton, IL, passed away Saturday November 26, 2016 at Mercy North Medical Center in Clinton.

Marlene Stenzel (C'53)

Marlene Stenzel, age 84, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016 at the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa.

Delores May Netzley Schumacher (C'51)

Delores "Dee" May Netzley Schumacher passed away peacefully in New Braunfels, Texas, on November 19, 2016.

David Krein (C'63)

Dr. David F. Krein, age 74, of Gainesville, FL, passed away on November 3, 2016.

Marvin L. Camp (C'57) (S'60) 

Marvin L. Camp passed away on November 1, 2016, while residing in Greeley, Colorado.

Bernice (Jacobs) Carlson (C'44)

Bernice (Jacobs) Carlson passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

Keith Fettkether (C'93)

Keith passed away October 20, 2016. He resided in Dubuque, Iowa.

Kenneth J. Helmke (MBA'97)

Kenneth J. “Ken” Helmke, age 67, of Dubuque, Iowa passed away on Monday, October 17, 2016.

Robert Mueler (C'80)

Robert passed away October 7, 2016. He resided in Sherrill.

Ralph Plimpton (C'54)

Ralph passed away October 6, 2016.

Annette Jessen Lindquist (C'40)

Annette Jessen Lindquist, passed away October 05, 2016.

Judith (Kaiser) Starkey (C'48)

Judith passed away September 18, 2016.

Terrence McQuillen (C'72)

Terrence passed away September 17, 2016. 

Cynthia (Snyder) Ernst (MBA'14)

Cynthia passed away September 12, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. 

Nels Turnquist Jr. (C'56)

Nels passed away September 12, 2016.

Dorothy Wick (C'43)

Dorothy passed away September 11, 2016. 

Arthur Stanley (C'88)

Arthur passed away September 4, 2016. Arthur was a resident of Dubuque, Iowa. 

Dr. Wayne Conner (C'56)

Wayne passed away August 31, 2016. Wayne was a resident of Pheonix, Arizona.

Vesta Buetow (C'45)

Vesta passed away August 28, 2016. 

Rev. Laura Odegard (C'73 S'74)

Laura passed away August 22, 2016. She resided in Waukon, Iowa.

Janet (Oldt) Butterfield (C'81)

Janet passed away August 8, 2016. Janet resided in Allen, Texas. 

Merna (Aitchison) Burling (C'43)

Merna passed away August 7, 2016.

Rebecca Jane (Bisgrove) Pardee (C'66)

Rebecca passed away August 5, 2016.

Rev. Albert Best (MDiv'70)

Albert passed away August 5, 2016.

Susan E. Grupp (Expected C'52)

Susan passed away August 2, 2016. Susan lived in Portland, Oregon.

Brittany Malloy Stringer (C'10)

Brittany passed away July 29, 2016. Brittany lived in Dubuque, fromerly from Bettendorf, Iowa.

Ruth Meister (C'78)

Ruth passed away July 25, 2016. Ruth lived in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin.

Vivian Martinez (Expected C'43)

Vivian passed away July 23, 2016.

Jean (Holubar) Hardy (Expected C'38)

Jean passed away July 22, 2016. Jean lived in Dechorah, Iowa.

Wayne Anderson (C'64)

Wayne passed away July 21, 2016. 

Robert James Herzog (C'51)

Robert passed away July 20, 2016. 

Eleanor Ball (C'52)

Eleanor Ball, of Davenport, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016.

Rev. Louis Haase (C'59)

Louis passed away July 4, 2016. Louis lived in Skokie, Illinois.

Orin Douglas Heideman (C'42)

Orin passed away June 29, 2016. He lived in Utah.

Reginia Duane (C'72)

Reginia passed away June 27, 2016. She lived in Staten Island, New York.

Rev. Kim MacInnesGreen (Div'89)

Kim passed away June 26, 2016. Kim lived in Anchorage at the time.

Jacqueline "Jackie" Kerr (C'12)

Jacqueline passed away June 22, 2016.

John Oliver Schiltz (C'50)

John passed away June 21, 2016.

Edward Babka (UD Trustee & 1998 Doctor of Humane Letters Recipient)

Edward passed away June 20, 2016.

Richard Finney (C'11)

Richard passed away June 12, 2016. Richard lived in Houston, TX.

N. Thomas Bainbridge (C'66)

N. Thomas passed away June 9, 2016. 

Kay F. Hoffmann (MBA'90)

Kay passed away June 4, 2016. Kay lived in Dubuque, Iowa.

Rev. Joshua Shimomura (Div'61)

Joshua passed away June 3, 2016. He lived in New Jersey.

Alfred Freddie Reamy, Jr (C'10)

Alfred passed away June 2, 2016. He was currently in Phoenix, AZ when he passed.

Carol L. Brenden (C'69)

Carol passed away May 31, 2016. Carol lived in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Philip Anand Prasad (Div'61)

Philip passed away May 30, 2016. Philip lived in Fresno, CA.

Erick Moon (C'65)

Erick passed away May 25, 2016 in Hawaii. 

David "Roger" Loney (C'64)

David passed away May 21, 2016.

Dr. Alexander Nides (C'65)

Dr. Alexander passed away May 17, 2016. He lived in Tyrone, GA.

Hope Fowler (C'44)

Hope passed away May 7, 2016. Hope was living in St. Charles, MO at the time, formerly Hope was from Winslow, IL.

Sonya Parrott Smith (Expected C'58)

Sonya passed away May 3, 2016.

Jean Evans (C'67)

Jean passed away May 1, 2016. 

Gary Mittelbusher (C'66)

Gary passed away May 2016.

Joel Rohwer (Expected C'62)

Joel passed away April 22, 2016. Joel was living in Roswell, NM. 

Bruce Malone, JR (C'95)

Bruce passed away April 22, 2016. Bruce lived in Indianapolis, IN.

Clark Mitchell, Sr (C'65)

Clark passed away April 19, 2016. Clark lived in Racine, WI.

Donald Moore (C'63)

Donald passed away April 18, 2016.

Ruby (Jong) Yuan (C'42)

Ruby passed away April 18, 2016.

Karen Bechel (C'97)

Karen passed away April 8, 2016. Karen lived in Dubuque, IA.

Audrey DeMuth (C'50)

Audrey passed away April 8, 2016. Audrey lived in Crete, IL.

Robert Barkhurst (C'68)

Robert passed away April 5, 2016 in Rockford, IL.

Rev. Gary Smothers (C'56)

Rev. Gary passed away April 1, 2016. He lived in Holbrook, MA.

Marianne (Thaden) Kessler (C'54)

Marianne passed away March 29, 2016. She lived in Richmond, VA at the time.

Helen Spell (C'45)

Helen passed away March 27, 2016. She lived in Sun City West, AZ.

Ned Walling (C'50)

Ned passed away March 27, 2016. He lived in Davenport, IA.

Virginia Donna (Mead) Johnston (C'55)

Virginia passed awayMarch 10, 2016. Virginia lived in Missoula, MT.

Kenneth Henry Kiburz (C'50)

Kenneth passed away March 3, 2016. He lived in Marion, IA.

William Jansen, friend of the University

William passed away March 3, 2016. William was in Sioux City, IA.

Dagnachew Yilma (MDiv'62)

Dagnachew passed away March 3, 2016. He lived in Shawnee, KS.

Helen Humke MacASKILL (C'42)

Helen Humke MacASKILL passed away peacefully on March 2, 2016.

Richard Preston (C'51)

Richard passed away February 24, 2016. He lived in Kennewick, WA.

Rev. Alfredo Padilla (MDiv'66)

Rev Alfredo passed away February 20, 2016.

Janet (Pilson) Watson (C'60)

Janet passed away February 19, 2016.

Philip Conklin (PHD C'54)

Lt. Colonel Philip W. Conklin, passed away on February 13, 2016.

Jeffrey E. Melhus (C'78)

Jeffrey passed away February 9, 2016. 

Maryann Rolling (C'80)

Maryann passed away February 6, 2016. Maryann resided in Dubuque, Iowa.

Ann Beeson (C'85)

Ann passed away February 1, 2016. Ann resided in Bernard, Iowa.

Rev. Richard Rush (MDiv'61)

Richard passed away January 28, 2016. 

George Zibritosky (C'43)

George passed away January 28, 2016. George resided in Joffre, Pennsylvania.

Rev. Dr. George Gelzer, Ph. D. (C'41/DIV'43)

Rev. Dr. George, Ph. D. passed away January 23, 2016. Rev. Dr. George, Ph. D. resided in Rydal, Pennsylvania.

Barbara Stevens Offner (C'48)

Barbara passed away January 21, 2016. Barbara resided in Penney Famrs, Florida.

Rev. James Crangle (C'62/M'Div'64)

Rev. Crangle passed away January 17, 2016. He resided in Moline, Illinois.

Renton Thomas Gibson (C'49)

Renton passed away January 11, 2016. Renton resided in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Richard Sullivan (C'51)

Richard passed away January 7, 2016. Richard resided in Dubuque, Iowa. 

Alan Lisk (C'65)

Alan passed away January 2, 2016. Alan resided in Rockford, Illinois.

Elsie (Jansen) Prater (C'44)

Elsie passed away January 1, 2016. Elsie resided in Ames, Iowa.

Rev. Donald Weir (C'50/MDiv'53)

Rev. Donald Weir passed away December 17, 2015. Donald resided in Flordia after retiring from a long career as a Navy Chaplain.

Letitia Pace (C'45)

Letitia passed away December 14, 2015. Letitia resided in Waterloo, Iowa.

Janet Louise Raehal (C'62)

Janet passed away December 5, 2015. Janet resided in Greeley, Colorado. 

Dorothy A. Allison (C'44)

Dorothy A. Allison passed away November 26, 2015.

Dr. Duane Meyer (C'50)

Dr. Duane passed away November 22, 2015. Duane resided in Dallas, TX. 

Virginia Wright (C'49)

Virginia passed away November 14, 2015. Virginia resided in Denver, Colorado. 

Raymond Willemssen (C'49, MDiv'52)

Raymond passed away November 10, 2015. Raymond resided in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Barbara S. Handley (C'83)

Mrs. Barbara S. Handley, age 76, of Inverness, Florida, passed away October 31, 2015.

Ann Boenish (C'68)

Ann passed away October 19, 2015. Ann resided in Dyersville, Iowa. 

George Chmelik (C'50)

George passed away October 13, 2015. George resided in Tucson, Arizona.

Miriam Bernhard (C'41)

Miriam passed away October 9, 2015. 

LeRoy Roggensack (C'81)

LeRoy passed away October 3, 2015. LeRoy resided in Dubuque, Iowa.

Christopher "Chris" Pierce (C'76)

Christopher passed away August 29, 2015. Christopher resided in North Liberty, Iowa. 

Audrey (Bergman) Winter (C'55)

Audrey passed away August 17, 2015. Audrey resided in Galena, Illinois.

Elizabeth Glass (C'39)

Elizabeth passed away August  4, 2015. Elizabeth resided in Marion, Iowa.

Howard Hannon (C'49)

Howard passed away in August, 2015. Howard resided in Beaverton, Oregon.

Saundra Templeton (C'65)

Saundra passed away July 21, 2015. Saundra resided in Saint Louis, Missouri. 

Dorothy Hatteberg (C'42)

Dorothy passed away June 7, 2015. Dorothy resided in Chicago, Illinois. 

Dennis Akers (C'69)

Dennis passed away June 14, 2015. Dennis resided in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 

Alan Bottoms (C'55)

Alan passed away June 3, 2015. Alan resided in Dubuque, Iowa. 

Dr. Paul Ausherman (C'84)

Paul passed away May 20, 2015. He resided in Milan, Illinois.

Rev George Bishop (C'48)

George passed away April 1, 2015. Dr. Paul resided in Marion, Iowa.

Eleanor Germaine (C'51)

Eleanor passed away March 27, 2015. 

Anne Lammer (C'72)

Anne passed away March 14, 2015. Anne resided in Dubuque, Iowa.

Donald Welsh (S'72)

Donald passed away March 13, 2015. Donald resided in Matthews, North Carolina. 

Irwin Brandjord (MDiv'63)

Irwin passed away January 14, 2015. Irwin resided in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Stanley Farmer (MDiv'57)

Rev. Dr. Stanley Farmer, of Van Buren died Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at age 84.

Janette Roys (C'69)

Janette Roys died Monday, January 21, 2013.

Guy Edwards Barnes (C'67)

Guy Edwards Barnes passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2010.