Obituaries

At the Tri-State Cremation Center we take great pride in offering everyone we serve a premium level of service, at an affordable price, which is greater than you may have ever considered possible.  We generously offer to all of our families completely free digital obituary postings on our website, our Facebook page and with the Dubuque Advertiser.  We will also gladly send any obituary, which you may wish to pay for, to any other publication you request.  Below, you also will find another feature we believe you will definitely find very useful.  As we all know, not every memorial service or celebration of life in the area will be handled by us here at the Tri-State Cremation Center.  Because we are focused not only on Honesty and Value, but also on providing great Service; we have provided below the web-links to all of the digital obituary publications in the area which will allow you to have immediate and complete access to every obituary around the Tri-State’s right here in one location.  So, please feel free to add our webpage to your favorites list and enjoy daily the convenience of searching multiple obituary links to find any current, or past obituaries you may be looking for; and please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, or need further assistance.  And, as always, thank you for visiting us at the Tri-State Cremation Center – Where Honesty, Value and Service Meet!

Nancy A. Reuter

Nancy A. Reuter, age 72 of Peosta, completed her earthly journey on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family.  To celebrate Nancy’s life, a private family service is being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Nancy’s family.

Lori A. Story

Lori A. Story, age 60 of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family.  To celebrate Lori’s life, family and friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2019 at the Steeple Square, 105 East 15th Street, Dubuque.  To honor Lori’s life, a Celebration of Life will be held at 7:00 p.m. at Steeple Square, with Pastor Jack Redmond officiating.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Lori’s family.

Lisa A. Kloft

Lisa A. Kloft, age 53 of Sherrill, Iowa completed her earthly journey on January 9, 2019 after a tragic fire at her home. To celebrate Lisa’s life, family and friends may visit from 12:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Tri-State Community Church, 12937 Derby Grange Road, Dubuque, Iowa. To honor Lisa’s life, a Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, with Pastor Jack Redmond officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery. The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Lisa’s family.

Thomas A. Hanson

Thomas A. Hanson, age 77 of Dubuque, IA, completed his earthly journey suddenly on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at UnityPoint Health-Finley Hospital in Dubuque.  To celebrate Tom’s life, a private family service is being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Tom’s family.

Sharon R. Kostuch

Sharon R. Kostuch, age 80 of Mineral Point, WI, completed her earthly journey on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family.  To honor Sharon, services will be held on March 9th, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 403 High Street, Mineral Point, with Rev. Brian E. Backstrand officiating.  To celebrate Sharon’s life, family and friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the church.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Sharon’s family.

Thomas L. Frey

Thomas Louis Frey, age 87 of Dubuque, was called home on February 23, 2019 at home, surrounded by his family.  To celebrate Tom’s life, a private family service will be held in the spring of 2019.  Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Dubuque.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Tom’s family.

Richard A. “Rich” Huber

Richard A. “Rich” Huber, age 85 of Dubuque, died Saturday, February 23, 2019 at ManorCare, surrounded by his loving family.  According to his wishes, there will be no services.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Richard’s family.

Mary L. Huseman

Mary L. Huseman, age 74 of Dubuque, completed her earthly journey on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family.  To celebrate Mary’s life, a private family service is being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Mary’s family.

Richard L. “Dick” Young

Richard Lee “Dick” Young, age 75 of Dubuque, completed his earthly journey on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at home, surrounded by his loving family.  To celebrate Dick’s life, a private family service is being held. The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Dick’s family.

Eunice C. “Lois” Woosley

Eunice C. “Lois” Woosley, age 87 of Dubuque, Iowa, completed her earthly journey on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Hawkeye Care Center in Dubuque, while in the loving care of her family.  To celebrate Eunice’s life, private family services are being held in California.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Eunice’s family.

Mary L. Davis

Mary L. Davis, age 63 of Galena and formerly of Dubuque, completed her earthly journey on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, with her loving husband by her side.  To celebrate Mary’s life, a private family service is being held in June.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Mary’s family.

Michael L. Conklin

Michael L. Conklin, age 60 of Dubuque, completed his earthly journey on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque.  To celebrate Michael’s life, a private family service is being held.  Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, IA.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Michael’s family.

Harvey D. Breiner

Harvey D. Breiner, age 88 of Dubuque, completed his earthly journey on Friday, January 18, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family.  To celebrate Harvey’s life, a private family service will be held on Memorial Day Weekend with burial in the Asbury Cemetery.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Harvey’s family.

Lester J. VonHandorf

Lester J. “Les” VonHandorf, age 86 of Dubuque, formerly of Colesburg, Iowa, completed his earthly journey on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 3 years to the day that his beautiful bride, Nancy was also called home, at Stonehill Care Center surrounded by his loving family.  To celebrate Lester’s life, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Lester’s family.

Bonnie Mae Classon

Bonnie M. Classon, age 69 of Asbury, formerly of Spencer, Iowa, was welcomed home through Heaven’s gates on January 3rd, 2019 with her loving family by her side while she was finally experiencing God’s forgiving and loving embrace.  To celebrate Bonnie’s life, a Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the Tri-State Community Church, 12937 Derby Grange Road, Dubuque, Iowa, with Pastor Jack Redmond officiating. 

Lloyd A. Gronner

Lloyd A. Gronner, age 75 of Galena, IL, completed his earthly journey on Sunday, December 30, 2018 at home, surrounded by his loving family.  To celebrate Lloyd’s life, private family services are being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Lloyd’s family.

Georgette M. Beaman

Georgette M. Beaman, age 63 of Dubuque, completed her earthly journey on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at UnityPoint Health-Finley Hospital, Dubuque, IA.  To celebrate Georgette’s life, private family services are being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Georgette’s family.

Rita L. Wolter

Rita L. Wolter, age 55 of Dubuque, completed her earthly journey on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.  To celebrate Rita’s life, private family services are being held.  The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Rita’s family.