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Archive - May 21, 2012

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Senior care center seeks to locate in NL

NORTH LIBERTY– While North Liberty grew to a population of over 13,000 in recent years and has gained many commercial entities, one amenity it still lacks is a skilled nursing facility for the elderly.
There are senior residential facilities and housing with contractual services available for seniors, but North Liberty has yet to welcome its own nursing home.

Ain’t no cure like the summertime blues

By Lori Lindner
North Liberty Leader
NORTH LIBERTY– Dust off your blues shoes; the Sixth Annual North Liberty Blues & BBQ festival will take place near Liberty Centre Park & Pond on May 26, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and the musical lineup is ready to get the house a-rockin.
The festival brings in the best local and regional musicians, and admission is always free. This year’s talent includes professional musicians with loyal followings and years of e­­­xperience, as well as some young performers fresh to the festival stage.

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Lillian Wessale

Lillian Langhurst Wessale, 95, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Cedar Rapids, died May 9, 2012, of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
Lillian Maye Langhurst was born Sept. 19, 1916, at the family home in Cedar Rapids, the daughter of Fred and Eva (Chalupsky) Langhurst.
Local survivors include her brother, Arling Langhurst of North Liberty.
Lillian was a loving, caring woman with a wonderful sense of humor. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.

Robert Weber

Robert Erwin Weber, 56, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at his home in South English.
Robert was born on Feb. 29, 1956, in Sigourney, a son of Doc and Anna L. Kerkove Weber.
A Celebration of Life Service was held May 19 at the Powell Funeral Home in North English, with Pastor Joe Winkler officiating. Burial was in the South English Cemetery.
Bob grew up in the Kinross and Wellman communities. He graduated from Mid-Prairie High School in Wellman in 1974, and then went on to serve in the U.S. Marine Corps. Bob was united in marriage to Angela M. Dietze on Sept. 24, 1983, near South English.

Janet Thompson-Deeder

Janet Lee Thompson-Deeder, 76, died Saturday, May 12, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids after a lengthy illness. Services were held May 15 at Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids, with the Rev. Tom Carver presiding. Burial followed in Anderson Cemetery, Swisher.

Vernita Stejskal

Vernita J. Stejskal, 88, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, May 10, 2012, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha. Services were held May 16 at Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids. Burial followed in the Czech National Cemetery.
Vernita was born Jan. 23, 1924, in rural Ely, the daughter of John and Blanche (Suchomel) Lnenicka. She married George Stejskal on Feb. 25, 1941, in Cedar Raids. She worked at Wilson’s Packing, Collins Radio and Quaker Oats, and was the manager at Dairy Maid when she retired.
Local survivors include her daughter, Lana Jean (Dennis) Cobb of Solon.

Jean Smith

Jean L. Smith, 71, of Ely, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at St. Luke’s Hospital. Memorial Services are pending with Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids.

Rose Ramsey

Rose I. Harms Ramsey died Friday, May 11, 2012, in Iowa City, with her children and grandchildren by her side. Funeral Mass was celebrated May 16 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, with Father John Spiegel officiating.
Rose was born Oct. 18, 1945, to Fred C. and Bertha Cole Harms of Solon. She attended Regina High School and was a longtime member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Iowa City.
Local survivors include Tom Kacena of Swisher.
In lieu of flowers, the Rose Ramsey Memorial Fund has been established.

Tyrone Bennett

Tyrone “Ty” Lee Bennett, 73, of Swisher, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Services were held May 21 at the Swisher American Legion, with the Rev. Glenn Hunt presiding. Burial with full military rites was conducted at Anderson Cemetery.