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Obituaries

Carol Kathryn Gibson Spencer

Carol Kathryn Gibson Spencer, 81, of Buckingham, passed away on January 1, 2022. Carol was born on October 8, 1940, in Waterloo, Iowa; the daughter of C. Laverne and Melvina (Hoover) Gibson. She graduated from Waterloo East High School with the class of 1958. Carol and Larry Joe Spencer ...

David Parizek Jr.

David Lee Parizek Jr., 56, of Traer, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at his home in Traer due to natural causes. It was his wish to be cremated and there will be no public services. David was born on June 27, 1965, in Cedar Rapids, IA, the son of David Lee and Patricia (Vavroch) Parizek ...

Enid Olive Young

Enid Olive Young was born on March 6, 1933, in Newton-le-Willows, Lancashire, England, the daughter of Bernard and Ethel (Parker) Bailey. She was raised in England and also attended Primary and Grammar school in England. On September 26, 1953, Enid was united in marriage to Raymond Dean Young ...

Jack Stephen Bohls

Jack Stephen Bohls was born August 9, 1953 in Fredericksburg, TX and died peacefully on December 27, 2021 in Des Moines, IA. Jack was preceded in death by Father, Beth Boyce (BB) Bohls; Mother, Lydia (Lindig) Bohls, Sisters: Kathleen Rader and Carolyn Love and Brother, John Mark Bohls. He ...

Jolene Sue Cibula

Jolene Sue Cibula was born on November 29, 1950, in Marshalltown, the daughter of Joseph and Mildred (Hempy) Borisky. Jolene graduated from Toledo High School. On December 27, 1975, she was united in marriage to Marvin Cibula. Jolene worked at Fishers Controls in Marshalltown and was a lunch ...

Herman Louis Debner

Herman Louis Debner passed away suddenly at home in Baltimore, MD on December 31, 2021 at the age of 82. Herman is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Ellen Frances Debner (nee Schmidt). He is lovingly remember by his children James Debner (Barbara), Rebecca Lindsey (Henry) and Mark ...

​​Richard “Rich” Laurence Lorenzen

​​Richard “Rich” Laurence Lorenzen was born on November 5, 1945, in Waterloo, the son of Walter and Lillian (Arp) Lorenzen. He grew up on a farm northwest of Dysart and graduated from Dysart High School. On September 5, 1964, Rich was united in marriage to Carol Lassen. The couple made ...

Vernon “Bud” Kopecky

Vernon “Bud” Kopecky was born July 16, 1937 in Belle Plaine, IA: the son of Fred and Gladys (Pavelka) Kopecky. He graduated from Clutier High School in 1955. Bud was employed with Funks Seed Company from 1964 to 1982. He then worked at Ciba Seeds operating the forklift and was a foreman of ...

Margaret Agnes Wauters, 99, of Dysart

Margaret Agnes Wauters, 99, passed away on December 10, 2021, at MercyOne. She was born January 21, 1922, SW of Clutier on the family farm; the daughter of John and Julia (Vavra) Sedlacek. Margaret attended Carroll No. 7 country school through the 8th grade, high school in Clutier for 2 years ...

Wilfred “Willie” Francis Yuska

Wilfred “Willie” Francis Yuska was born on July 25, 1948, in Waterloo, the son of Frank and Dolores (Kvidera) Yuska. Willie graduated from Traer High School and then attended Upper Iowa University. He played football at UIU and received a degree in History. Willie served his country in ...