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Obituaries

Mark Postl

Mark S. Postl, 62, of Swisher, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at his home, with his family and care bear puppy beside him.
Mark chose to be cremated. His family greeted friends Monday, Nov. 25, at Lensing Funeral Service in Iowa City. Memorials donations may be directed to The Mark Postl Memorial Fund.

Gary Shields

Gary Lee Shields, 69, of Marion, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He was in palliative care at Unity Point (St. Luke’s) and UIHC. Memorial service was held on Nov. 18 at the Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories. The Rev. Emory Gillespie and the Rev. Ed Shields officiated. Inurnment was in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.

Alfred Carter

Alfred James “Bud” Carter Jr., 84, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at his home in West Liberty. A memorial service was held Nov. 15 at the First Church United in West Liberty. Burial followed in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty.
A memorial fund has been established.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com.
Bud was born June 3, 1929, in West Liberty, the son of Alfred and Gladys (Watkins) Carter. He was a graduate of West Liberty High School. On June 22, 1962, he was united in marriage to Mary Patterson Hudson.

Andy Kacmarynski

Andy Kacmarynski, 57, of Solon, died Nov. 11, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.
Andrew Francis Kacmarynski was born Oct. 27, 1956, in Storm Lake. He was the son of Norbert and Elsie (Boyd) Kacmarynski. Andy grew up in Linn Grove on a rural farmstead with 11 other brothers and sisters.
After graduation, he moved to Iowa City where he was employed by Payless Cashways for 25 years. Andy subsequently worked in a variety of construction related jobs in the Iowa City area. The weekly safety meeting with co-workers was a highlight of his week.

Curtis Miller Sr.

Curtis Ray Miller Sr., 77, of Tiffin, left to be with his Lord on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.
Funeral services were held Nov. 12 at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City, with visitation before services. Burial followed services at the Rock Island National Cemetery where military honors were provided. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in his memory. Online condolences may be sent for his family through the web at www.gayandciha.com.

Jimmie Smith Jr.

Jimmie “Jimbo” D. Smith, 47, of North Liberty, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at his home.
Graveside services were held Nov. 14 at Oakhill Cemetery in Coralville. Memorials in Jimmie’s name can be made to the Jimmie Smith Memorial Fund.
Jimmie Dean Smith Jr. was born July 25, 1966, in Iowa City, son of Jimmie E. and Alta M. (Blaha) Smith. He grew up in the Coralville/Iowa City and worked for several years at the Coralville Hy-Vee and more recently at Haight’s Hawkeye Meat Market.