Obituaries

Obituaries are published in The Standard for a $40 fee and can be brought to the office at 15 First Street NW in Waukon, mailed to PO Box 286, Waukon IA 52172, or e-mailed to news@waukonstandard.com. Photos may be included for an additional charge of $10 (additonal photos are also $10). Obituaries of excessive length (longer than our single-column length of 15.5") will also incur an additional charge of $11/column inch for the content measuring longer than our 15.5-inch column length. Obituaries that include “Thank You” messages within them will also incur an additional charge for the “Thank You” portion of the submitted obituary. For further assistance, please call 563-568-3431.

Tue
24
May

Virginia Hanson

Virginia Hanson, age 72, of Decorah died Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 28 at Canoe Ridge Lutheran Church, located at 1316 Canoe Ridge Road, Decorah, with Rev. Adam Starrett presiding. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held after 9 a.m. prior to services at the church Saturday morning. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the family at 1349 Coon Creek Road, Decorah, IA 52101.

A full obituary will appear in the June 1 edition of The Standard. You can subscribe to The Standard's print edition or e-edition by clicking here.

Tue
24
May

Betty Fish

Betty Jean Fish, 76, of Maquoketa went to be with her beloved husband, Jack, May 19, 2022 at Clarissa Cook Hospice House located in Bettendorf. Online condolences may be shared at www.rungemortuary.com.

She fought hard and is now at rest joining her family reunion in Heaven.

A Celebration of Life gathering for family and friends will be scheduled in the near future. A date and time are yet to be determined.

Betty Jean was born on Father’s Day, June 17, 1945 in Centerville to Glen (Big Shorty) Bennett and Polly (Thackrey) Bennett. Betty was married to Jackie (Jack) Fish April 18, 1964, and they were married 50 years at the time of his death December 20, 2014.

Tue
24
May

Charlie Campbell

Charlie Daniel (Danny) Campbell, 85, of North Liberty passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022 at his home with his wife and grandson by his side. Funeral Services were held at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Coralville Tuesday, May 24. Military rites were conducted at the Ridgewood Cemetery following the services at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to Iowa City Hospice or Saint Thomas More Catholic Church of Coralville. To share a thought, memory or condolence, visit Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service website @ www.gayandciha.com.

Tue
17
May

Betty Zieons

Betty L. Zieons, 90, of Waukon, formerly of Des Moines, died Sunday, May 8, 2022 at Good Samaritan Society in Waukon. Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 21 at 1 p.m. in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Orillia. Martin – Grau Funeral Home in Waukon is handling the arrangements.

Betty Lue Zieons was born May 5, 1932 in Missouri, the daughter of Rollie J. and Delcie (Golden) Warrington in Humphrey, MO. September 10, 1951, she married Duane Lindley; they had three children. Duane died in 1984. When her kids were young, she stayed at home to raise them; after they got older, Betty worked at nursing homes and did home healthcare in the Des Moines area.

July 25, 1992, she married Frank Zieons in Ankeny; Frank died in 2004. Betty moved to Waukon in 2011 to be closer to her family and has been a resident at the Good Samaritan Society since October of 2021.

Tue
17
May

Dale Krambeer

Dale G. Krambeer, age 52, of Westby, WI passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 20 at Vosseteig Funeral Home in Westby, WI. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 19 from 4-7 p.m. at Vosseteig Funeral Home in Westby. Additional visitation will be held Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Church Cemetery in New Albin.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the family are appreciated. Online condolences may be expressed at www.vossfh.com.

Dale was born September 30, 1969 in Beverly, MA to Merlin and Margaret (O’Hanley) Krambeer. While he was born in Massachusetts, he was raised in New Albin. He was very athletic during his high school years, holding records in baseball at Kee High School, where he graduated with the Class of 1988.

Tue
17
May

Jane Domahoski

Jane Metzdorff Domahoski of Venice, FL passed away May 10, 2022. Jane was raised in New Albin and graduated from St. George High School in 1963. She received her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Milwaukee (University of Wisconsin). She was an educator during her working years in Wisconsin. In her retirement years she resided with her husband, Dexter, in Florida.

Jane is survived by her husband, Dexter; her son, Peter (Regina); her grandchildren, Nicholas, Liam and Anna; and her sister, Collen Metzdorff Nichols.

Jane was preceded in death by her parents, Hiller and Ann Hayes Moore Metzdorff; her brothers, Jack Metzdorff, Daniel Metzdorff, Thomas Moore and Robert Moore; and her sister, Elizabeth (Betty) Moore Jordan.
 

Tue
17
May

Gregory Thiele

Gregory A. Thiele, 67, of Waukon died Monday, December 13, 2021 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 21 at 11 a.m. at Oakland Cemetery in Waukon. Martin-Grau Funeral Home in Waukon is handling arrangements.

Tue
17
May

Bruce Thorsten

Bruce D. Thorsten, 51, of Waukon died Thursday, May 12, 2022 at his home in Waukon. There are no services planned at this time. Martin-Grau Funeral Home in Waukon is handling the arrangements.
 

Mon
16
May

Terry Shogren

Terry L. Shogren, 57, of Waukon died Friday, May 13, 2022 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Graveside services were held Tuesday, May 17 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lansing with Pastor Laura Gentry officiating. Martin-Grau Funeral Home in Waukon handled arrangements.

Terry Lee Shogren was born July 10, 1964 in Waukon, the son of Gene and Joyce (Van Brocklin) Shogren. After graduating from Waukon High School in 1982, Terry went to work for Quandahl’s Food Ranch, which later became Quillin’s. He managed Quillin’s in Decorah before becoming a manager at Fareway in Waukon. He loved being outdoors - hunting, fishing and camping. He also enjoyed taking trips out West. Terry liked guns and going out on his motorcycle.

Mon
16
May

James "Jim" McCormick

Jim P. McCormick, 84, of Waukon died Sunday, May 15, 2022 at Good Samaritan Society in Waukon. Funeral services were held Monday, May 23 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon with Fr. John Moser officiating. Burial with military honors was at St. Mary’s Hanover Cemetery in rural Waukon.

James Peter McCormick was born May 19, 1937 on his parents’ farm in Hanover Township, rural Waukon, the son of John E. and Mary J. (Burke) McCormick. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary’s Hanover Catholic Church. Jim graduated from St. Patrick Catholic High School in Waukon in 1955; as a freshman at St. Pat’s, he was the starting catcher for the Wildcats baseball team, where he loved playing ball with his brother, John Joe, who always encouraged him. He also served in the U.S. Army from 1955-1956.

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