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Gerald L. “Jerry” Schump

Gerald L. “Jerry” Schump, 60, lifetime resident of Iowa City, died Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service with burial to follow at the Oakland Cemetery in Iowa City. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Jerry’s memory.  Online condolences may be sent to his family through the web at http://hosting-3320.tributes.com/obituary/show/Gerald-L.-Jerry-Schump-102790968

Christopher A. “Chris” Pierce

Christopher A. “Chris” Pierce, 67 of North Liberty died Saturday, August 29, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids.  Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at Faith Baptist Church in Iowa City, where visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm Tuesday. Military Honors will be provided at the conclusion of the visitation at 7pm on Tuesday at the church. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Chris’s memory. Online condolences may be sent for his family through the web @ http://hosting-3320.tributes.com/obituary/show/Christopher-A.-Chris-Pierce-102801375

Howard H. Searl

Howard H. Searl, 67, of Coralville, died Sunday, August 30, 2015, in the Mercy Hospital Hospice Unit in Iowa City. Howard had lost his final battle.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at the Memory Gardens Mausoleum, with military honors provided. Online condolences may be sent for his family through the web @ http://hosting-3320.tributes.com/obituary/show/Howard-H.-Searl-102801477

Vern E. Schnoebelen

Vern E. Schnoebelen, 85, of Iowa City, died Friday, August 28, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am Thursday, September 3, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Iowa City, where Sunday Parking Ordinance is in effect for the streets near the church. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm Wednesday at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service. Private burial will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made in Vern’s memory to Iowa City Hospice who had so compassionately cared for both Vern and his wife, Sondra in their last days.  Online condolences may be sent for his family through the web @ http://hosting-3320.tributes.com/obituary/show/Vern-E.-Schnoebelen-102801469

Gertrude “Trudy” Riley

Gertrude “Trudy” Riley, 98, of Iowa City, died Sunday, August 30, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, September 4, 2015, at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, where a period of visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m., and last until the start of the service. Burial will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery.  Online condolences may be sent for her family through the web @ http://hosting-3320.tributes.com/obituary/show/Gertrude-Trudy-Riley-102801570

Thomas R. Wade II

Thomas R. Wade, 54, died May 8, 2015 in New Mexico.  A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, October 3, 2015, at the Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City where a reception will immediately follow. Private family burial of Tom’s cremated remains will take place at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the following: American Diabetes Association, 2270 Wyoming Blvd NE, Suite D#284, Albuquerque, NM 87112; SNIP c/o HART, PO Box 267, Los Lunas, NM 87031(this is a low cost spay and neuter program for the county); or Peralta Memorial United Methodist Church (Music), 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta, NM 87042.

 

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