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Clarke Community Prayer List

Prayer List

All prayer requests are prayed for at all of our campus Masses and prayer times.

10/25/21

Susan Branstetter
Prayers are requested for Susan Branstetter, sister of Robyn Slattery McAreavy ‘78, who passed away recently. May eternal light shine upon her.

Jim Uhlenkamp
Prayers are requested for Jim Uhlenkamp’s sister-in-law, Mary Kay Wathen, who died on Saturday at 8 pm. May eternal light shine upon her. Prayers continued to be also requested for Jim’s father-in-law, Don Hagedorn, who is very ill and near death.

10/19/21

Jim Uhlenkamp
Prayers are requested for Donald Hagedorn and Mary Wathen, Jim Uhlenkamp’s father-in-law and sister-in-law. Donald has been seriously declining the past month, and the cancer Mary has battled for six years has returned for the fourth and final time. Please pray also for the entire Hagedorn family.

10/14/21

Kenneth A. Klein
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kenneth A. Klein, father of Laurie ’98 (& Rick) Juran, as he passed away on October 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

10/12/21

Angela M. Schroeder
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Angela M. Schroeder, step-sister of Jessica ’05 (& Scott) Hingtgen, as she passed away on September 27, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Delores M. Wiederholt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Delores M. Wiederholt, mother of Desiree Miklusicak ’95, as she passed away on October 9, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/11/21

Patricia Steinle
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia Steinle, mother of Lisa Steinle ’95, as she passed away on Oct. 8, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/8/21

Janaan P. Redmond
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Janaan P. Redmond, Class of ’67, as she passed away on October 5, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/7/21

Concetta Naba
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Concetta Naba, BVM, as she passed away on Oct. 5, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/5/21

Devorrie Thomas
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Devorrie Thomas’s brother, 15-year-old Nasir Moore, who was tragically shot and killed in Virginia over the weekend. May eternal light shine upon him. Please also pray for Devorrie and his family at this time.

Duane Jaeger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Duane Jaeger, brother of Mary Ann ’75 (& Ron) Barton, as he passed away on Oct. 2, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Catherina Walsh, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Catherina Walsh, BVM, Class of ’52, sister of Michael (& Mary Alice ’68) Walsh and sister-in-law Geraldine Walsh ’50, as she passed away on Sept. 30, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Ann R. Murphy
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ann R. Murphy, Class of ’52, as she passed away on August 17, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/1/21

Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters
Prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of 5 Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters who passed away recently. May eternal light shine upon them. Please also pray for the community at this time.

9/30/21

Frances L. Rogers
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Frances L. Rogers, mother of alumna Brooke ’02 (& David) Deppe, as she passed away on Sept. 27, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Cecelia M. Munzenmaier
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Cecelia M. Munzenmaier, Class of ’73, as she passed away on Sept. 27, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/28/21

Karl D. Freiburger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Karl D. Freiburger, brother of alumna Martina Freiburger ’05, as he passed away on Sept. 26, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

9/28/21

Sr. Teri Hadro
Prayers are requested for Sr. Teri Hadro (former CU trustee and former BVM Congregation President) whose sister, Jane, passed away unexpectedly today (9/28). We pray that eternal light shines upon her. Jane’s family includes husband, Mark, and daughter, Amelia.

9/27/21

Ellen Mary Garrett
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Ellen Mary Garrett, PBVM, Class of ’76, as she passed away on Sept. 23, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Frank M. Graziano
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Frank Graziano, former Clarke Physical Therapy teacher, as he passed away on Sept. 22, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

9/26/21

Mary Rosen
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of the daughter-in-law of alumna, Mary Rosen ’56, as she passed away this month. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Shirley Rice
Prayers are requested for Shirley Rice, mother of Clarke Business Professor Loren Rice, who was recently diagnosed with cancer again. Please also pray for the Rice family.

9/23/21

Cecil L. Knuth
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Cecil L. Knuth, brother of alumna Carmen Poulsen ’57, as he passed away on Sept. 21, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

9/22/21

LaNora ‘Lonnie’ Barnes
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of LaNora Barnes, Class of ’57, as she passed away on Sept. 20, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/21/21

Doris C. Wiederholt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Doris C. Wiederholt, grandmother of alumna Samantha Wiederholt ’21, as she passed away on Sept. 18, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/17/21

Patricia A. Hesselbacher
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia A. Hesselbacher, sister of alumna Lori Anderson ’97, as she passed away on Sept. 12, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/14/21

Pat Piekenbrock
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Pat Piekenbrock, grandmother of alumni Laura ’13 (& CJ) Beckman, as she passed away on Sept. 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Alice Nadermann
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Alice Nadermann, aunt of alumni Barbara ’97 and Michael ’87 Hellmann, as she passed away on Sept. 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/13/21

Steven R. Georgen
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Steven R. Georgen, brother-in-law of alumni Donna ’76 (& Jon) Loes, as he passed away on Sept. 9, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

9/3/21

Lt. Paul Fridley
Prayers are requested for the family of Lt. Paul Fridley, USN, grandson of Clarke Board of Trustee Emeritus, Ronald Wilgenbusch. Lt. Fridley and all but one crew member were killed in a helicopter accident on September 1 off the San Diego coast. We pray that eternal light shines upon them. The aircraft was on the deck of its aircraft carrier when a massive failure of the rotor and engine occurred without warning. Paul and his spouse are expecting their first child in March.

Don Blate
Prayers are requested for Don Blate, longtime and dear friend of Clarke President Thom Chesney, who will undergo heart surgery on September 21, 2021. Please pray for a positive outcome and a full recovery.

Jolene M. Bastian
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jolene M. Bastian, mother of alumni Brittany ’10 (& Nicholas) Drake, as she passed away on Aug. 18, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

John H. Droessler
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John H. Droessler, husband of Elaine Droessler, father of Rusty (& Diane) Droessler, and grandfather of Justin ’20 Droessler, as he passed away on Aug. 22, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mark Boyle
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mark T. Boyle, brother of Carol ’77 (& Eric) Schrader, as he passed away on Aug. 26, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Maurice H. Sturm
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Maurice H. Sturm, brother of Twila (& Roger) Hingtgen, as he passed away on Aug. 24, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

8/26/21

Brendan Malcaluso, Class of 2025
Prayers are requested for Brendan and his family. Brendan’s brother, Christian, 24 years old, died unexpectedly, on August 26, 2021 in Texas. Brendan asks the Clarke community can pray especially for the comfort of his parents at this very sad time.

8/18/21

Sr. Joan Lickteig, PBVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Joan Lickteig, PBVM and former Clarke Faculty, who passed away on August 18th, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

8/13/21

Marilyn Hentges
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marilyn Hentges, sister of alumni Mary ‘72 (& Tim) Showalter, as she passed away on April 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

8/9/21

Michael Garritano
Prayers are requested for the passing of Arnold Garritano Jr, the father of incoming transfer student, Michael Garritano. May eternal light shine upon him. Arnold died last night (8/8) of a fatal heart attack in Michigan. Please also pray for the family at this time.

David C. Bainbridge
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of David C. Bainbridge, father-in-law of alumni Tonya ’95 (& Scott) Bainbridge, as he passed away on July 26, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Philip J. Frasher
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Philip J. Frasher, father of alumni Tracy ‘01 (& Russ) Pirc, as he passed away on Aug. 1, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Alice M. Martin
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Alice Martin, Class of ’78, and mother-in-law to Clarke trustee Dan Rank, as she passed away on Aug. 1, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Donald A. Culbertson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Donald A. Culbertson, father of alumni Coby ‘04 (& Angie) Culbertson, as he passed away on Aug. 1, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

7/30/21

Edward J. Breitbach
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Edward J. Breitbach, father of alumni Sue ’98 (& Scott) Matye, as he passed away on October 6, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Patricia C. Young
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia C. Young, Class of ’49, as she passed away on April 22nd, 2021. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Joseph H. Fecker Jr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joseph H. Fecker Jr., father to alum Jeanelle Foht ’00, as he passed away on July 27, 2021. We pray eternal light shines upon him.

William Allen ‘Bill’ McNulty
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of William Allen ‘Bill’ McNulty, husband to alum LeNae McNulty ’62, as he passed away on July 23, 2021. We pray eternal light shines upon him.

Rosemary (Rosie) Bradley
Prayers are requested for the passing of Rosemary (Rosie) Bradley, who passed away at 84 on July 14, 2021. May eternal light shine upon her. Rosie was the mother of Clarke Math Professor, Sean Bradley. Please pray for Sean and his family too at this time.

7/26/21

Nazli Rafat Jamal (Saifullah) ’78
Prayers are requested for Nazli Rafat Jamal (Saifullah), a member of the Class of 1978, on the passing of her father, Mian Saifullah Khan Paracha. May eternal light shine upon him.

7/23/21

George R. Frye
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of George R. Frye, father of alumni Kay ’71 (Jim) Brimeyer, as he passed away on July 15, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

7/16/21

Marna C. Thimmesch
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marna C. Thimmesch, mother of alumni Ellen (Thimmesch) Jenkins ‘02, as she passed away on July 9, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Jo Ann (Bennis) Roberts
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jo Ann (Bennis) Roberts, Class of ’59, as she passed away on June 2nd, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/7/21

Denise Maziarz
Prayers are requested for Denise Maziarz, class of 1976, for a speedy recovery after a recent fall.

Zayn M. Kenkel
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Zayn M. Kenkel, infant son of alumni Megan ’12 and Jamie Kenkel, as he passed away on June 28, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Richard W. Ruden
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Richard W. Ruden, father of Laura ’85 and William Hemesath, as he passed away on June 29, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

7/5/21

Phyllis Naumann
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Phyllis Naumann who passed away on July 1st, 2021. May eternal light shine upon her. Phyllis is the mother of Clarke’s Director of Student Accounts, Kathy Vaughn. Please also pray for Kathy and her family at this time.

7/2/21

Brielle Osthoff
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Brielle Osthoff, sister of Brock, Class of ‘22 and daughter of Heather and Aaron. May eternal light shine upon her. Brielle attended Clarke during the 2019-2020 academic year. Family and friends mourn the death of Brielle who died on July 1, 2021 after battling mental illness. Please pray for strength and the comfort of her family during this painful and difficult time.

6/26/21

Madonna Weitzel
Prayers are request for Director of Health Services Tammy Moore’s mother, Madonna Weitzel, who passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2021. Please also pray for Tammy and her family at this time. Visitation will be held from 3 to 8 pm Sunday, June 27th at St. Columbkille Catholic Church in Dubuque, where services will be held at 10:30 am, Monday June 28th.

6/25/21

Jerry W. Smith ’90
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of alumni Jerry W. Smith ’90 as he passed away on June 14, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Evelyn M. Kaiser
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Evelyn M. Kaiser, mother-in-law of alumni Beth Kaiser ’05, as she passed away on June 17, 2021. We pray that light shines upon her.

Dale Steuer
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Dale Steuer, father of alumni Brian Steuer ’00 and Kristina (Kristi) Steuer ’03 as he passed away on June 20, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Sister Cora Keegan, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Cora Keegan, BVM as she passed away on June 24, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Margaret (Peggy) Kames
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret (Peggy) Kames, mother to the Professor of Art, Louise Kames ’77, as she passed away on June 22, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Barbara Lynch
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Barbara Lynch, wife to former trustee Thomas Lynch, as she passed away on June 24, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/24/21

Tom Lynch
Prayers are requested for Barbara Lynch, wife of Tom Lynch – former member of the Clarke University Board of Trustees, who is ill. Tom and Barbara live in Minneapolis, MN.

Easton Koelker
Prayers are requested for Easton Koelker, son of Iowa Senator Carrie Koelker – friend of Clarke. Easton was diagnosed with a cancerous tumor called Synovial Sarcoma and has an inpatient chemo treatment plan which just started and is scheduled for 7 chemo treatments spread out through October. His CaringBridge site is https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/eastonkoelker for anyone wishing to follow his progress and share their good wishes.

6/18/21

Nancy Jean DiMaria ’69
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Nancy Jean DiMaria, Class of ’69, as she passed away on June 10, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Rita Rochelle ’42
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Rita Rochelle, Class of ’42, as she passed away on June 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Therese Mackin ’50
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Therese Mackin, Class of ’50, as she passed away on June 16, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/11/21

William K. “Bill” Duffy ’03
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of William K. Duffy ’03, husband of Jenny Duffy as he passed away on June 6, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Robert J. Jones Jr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Robert J. Jones Jr., father of current student Robert M Jones and alumni Bobbie Jo ’03 Hayward-Jones as he passed away on June 7, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Mary K. Levens
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary K. Levens, sister of alumni Patricia Longtin ’53 as he passed away on May 17, 2021. We pray that light shines upon her.

6/3/21

Pauline M Reick
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Pauline M. Reick mother of alumni Marypat ’10 (and Aaron) Kilstofte as she passed away on May 28, 2021. We pray that light shines upon her.

Robert A. Clark
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Robert A. Clark father-in-law of alumni Michelle ’00 (and Jim) Clark as he passed away on May 27, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

Denny Miller
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Denny Miller father of alumni Dana ’13 (and Tony) Clasen as he passed away on May 29, 2021. We pray that light shines upon him.

5/31/21

Aly Forbes
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Aly Forbes’ father, Craig Forbes, who has COVID and is not doing very well.

5/21/21

JaNiece M. Hohmann
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of JaNiece M. Hohmann, grandmother of alum Kayla Hohmann ’15, as she passed away on May 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Mary E. Daubenberger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary E. Daubenberger, mother-in-law of alum Matthew Kass ’02, as she passed away on May 16, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Kevin John Barry
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kevin John Barry, father-in-law of alum Liz Barry ’73, as he passed away on May 12, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Peter D. Beaves
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Peter D. Beaves, husband of alum Margaret Beaves ’67, as he passed away on May 17, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Geraldine (Fintak) Shepard-Willett
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Geraldine (Fintak) Shepard-Willett, mother of alum Karen DeMello ’81, as she passed away on May 13, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Dorothy Barbara O’Meara
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Dorothy Barbara O’Meara, grandmother of alum Rebecca Meana ’02, as she passed away  with her family by her side on May 9, 2021.

5/14/21

Myron James Nodecker
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Myron James Nodecker, spouse to Bernice Stark ’57, as he passed away on April 19, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mary A. Ostwinkle
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary A. Ostwinkle, grandmother to alumni Ashlee Then ’09 and Amy Ostwinkle ’06, as she passed away on May 8, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Vernon Boge
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Vernon Boge, father to alum Lisa M. Bell ’08, as he passed away on May 9, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

5/7/21

Joanne Simonini, BVM ’57
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joanne Simonini, BVM, Class of ’57, as she passed away on April 24, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Darren Dean Jones
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Darren Dean Jones, brother to alum Tracy Terry, as he passed away on April 28, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

James A. “Jim” Trannel
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of James A. “Jim” Trannel, Brother-in-Law to alum Mary Trannel ’00, as he passed away on May 4, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

John B. Hickey ’74
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John B. Hickey, Class of ’74 and husband to Pamela Hickey ’69, as he passed away on May 2, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Patricia “Patti” Halbmaier ’71
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia “Patti” Halbmaier, Class of ’71, as she passed away on April 17, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Ida A. Mulert
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ida A. Mulert, mother to alum Barbara Dempsey ’14, as she passed away on May 3, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Marie C. Fitzpatrick, BVM ’60
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marie C. Fitzpatrick, BVM ’60, as she passed away on May 1, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Alice M. Dunphy, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Alice M. Dunphy, BVM, as she passed away on April 29, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

5/5/21

Michaela Guthrie
Prayers are requested for Michaela Guthrie’s father who passed away today. May eternal light shine upon him. Please also pray for Michaela and her family at this time.

4/30/21

Charles “Mark” Fields
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Charles “Mark” Fields, father to alum Robyn Muller ’04, as he passed away on April 22, 2021 in his home. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Theresa Simon ’00
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Theresa Simon, Class of 2000, as she passed away on April 13, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Cyril N. Friedman
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Cyril N. Friedman, father to alumni Marie Blaser ’90 and Patricia Dickes ’86, as he passed away on April 22, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Margaret M. Schmerbach
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret M. Schmerbach, Mother-in-Law to alum William Loch ’93, as she passed away on April 26, 2021. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Devlin Harris ’11
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Devlin Harris, Class of 2011, as he passed away on April 26, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

4/23/21

Sister Helen Marie Macatee, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Helen Marie Macatee, BVM as she passed away on April 19th, 2021. May eternal light shine upon her.

Jo Ann Thrun ’64
Prayers are requested for the repose the soul of Jo Ann Thrun, Class of 1964, as she passed away on March 6th, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Grace A. Daughetee
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Grace A. Daughetee, mother to alum Kim Daughetee ’01, as she passed away on April 18th, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Mary A. Wienen
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary A. Wienen, mother-in-law to alum Catherine Wienen ’81, as she passed away on April 18th, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

4/17/21

Terry Fleegal
Prayers are requested for Clarke University Biology Professor Melissa DeMotta’s father, Terry Fleegal, who passed away on the evening of Thursday, April 15th from metastatic bladder cancer. May eternal shine upon him. Please also ray for Melissa and her family during this time.

4/16/21

Dennis R. Coll
Prayers are requested for Dennis R. Coll, husband of Clarke trustee Cathy Schulze ‘72, as he undergoes treatment for a bone infection.

4/7/21

Lorie Murphy, staff
Prayers are requested for Clarke Director of Counseling Lorie Murphy’s mother, Edna Marjorie Theriault, who passed away on April 1st. May eternal light shine upon her. Please also pray for Lorie and her family.

Ann Pelelo, faculty
Prayers are requested for Clarke English Professor Ann Pelelo and her husband, Bob Pelelo – a Clarke graduate, and their two sons as Bob begins treatment for cancer. Bob also recently had emergency surgery and please also pray for his recovery.

4/2/21

Rick Arrington, staff
Prayers are requested for Clarke’s Athletic Administration Assistant in Charge of Transportation, Rick Arrington, who is undergoing heart surgery today or in the next few days at Mercy Hospital. Rick was Clarke’s tennis and golf coach during his coaching career at Clarke and he was the first coach to be inducted into Clarke’s Athletic Hall of Fame.

4/1/21

Mary T. Lynch ’49
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary T. Lynch who was from the Class of ’49, mother to alum Ann Lynch Burke ’74, as she passed away. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

William “Bill” Hotovec
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of William “Bill” Hotovec, husband of alum Joann Hotovec ’60, as he passed away on March 27, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Kenneth W. Poll
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kenneth W. Poll, the grandpa of a Clarke Alumni, Tara L. Welty, Class of 2012, Daughter of Robert and Darlene Schardt, as he has passed away on Thursday March 25th, 2021. May eternal light shine upon their soul.

Betty A. Lange
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Betty A. Lange, the grandma of a Clarke Alumni, Sarah (Murry) Fitting, Class of 2001, daughter of Sue M. and Daniel Murray, as she has passed away on Sunday, March 21, 2021. May eternal light shine upon their soul.

3/31/21

Kirsten Schroeder, student
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Kirsten Schroeder’s grandmother, Deb, who is currently in the ICU getting a blood transfusion because she hasn’t been able to eat or drink due to her chemo therapy.

Dace Murray
Prayers are requested for Dace Murray, a 9-year-old boy, who is recovering in an Iowa hospital from a recent accident.

3/23/21

Tammy Moore, staff
Prayers are requested for Clarke Director of Health Services Tammy Moore’s mom, Madonna Weitzel, who is currently in Iowa City Hospitals recovering from a stroke.

3/11/21

Darlene Conzett
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Shelby Shultz’s grandmother, Darlene Conzett, who is in her final days. Please also pray for Shelby and her family who are waiting for the Lord to take Darlene and wrap her in his arms at any moment.

Bob Kaliban
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Bob Kaliban, longtime friend to Clarke University, as he passed away December 12, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Keith J. Anglin
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Keith J. Anglin, brother-in-law to P.J. and Tina Anglin who are friends of Clarke University, as he passed away on March 6, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Joan M. Heitz
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joan M. Heitz, mother-in-law to Lynn B. Fuller and grandmother to Lynn H. ‘Tut’ Fuller who are friends of Clarke University, as she passed away on March 2, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Kenneth J. Green
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kenneth J. Green, grandfather to alum Alexandria Ludwig ’14, as he passed away on March 4, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mary Margaret (Pfohl) Remily ’55
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Margaret (Pfohl) Remily, Class of ’55, sister to Susan Daugherty ’57, Ellen Digman ’62, and sister-in-law to Margaret Pfohl ’62, as she passed away on February 28, 2021 surrounded by her two loving daughters. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Carey L. Ahlers Sr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Carey L. Ahlers Sr., father-in-law to Deana Ahlers ’00, as he passed away on March 7, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Verval N. Sampson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Verval N. Sampson, grandmother to alum Maggie Droessler ’14, as she passed away on March 7, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Eileen Akeson Dunphy
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eileen Akeson Dunphy, mother to Maureen Frommelt ’63 and Marlys Dunphy ’70, as she passed away on March 8, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

3/5/21

James Uhlenkamp, staff
Prayers are requested for James Uhlenkamp’s Aunt Irene Foley, who died Wednesday in Minneapolis after a week-long fight with COVID-19. May eternal shine upon her. Please also pray for James and his family at this time.

3/1/21

Liz Wagner, faculty
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jan Alt – godmother and aunt to Clarke Social Work faculty Liz Wagner, who passed away late last week. May eternal light shine upon her. Please also pray for Liz and the Alt family at this time.

2/22/21

Denise Maziarz ’76
Prayers are requested for Lisa, the niece of Denise Maziarz – Clarke alumna class of 1976, who was hospitalized on Monday, Feb. 22 for a possible heart attack.

2/19/21

Meneve Dunham
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Meneve Dunham, former Clarke president (1977-1983), who passed away on February 9, 2021, at the age of 90. We pray that eternal light shines upon her. Please also pray for Meneve’s family.

2/18/21

Anna Mae (Ann) Hall
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Anna Mae (Ann) Hall, who formerly attended Clarke and mother to alum Sara Fewell ’87, as she passed away on February 2, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Richard (Dick) Strub
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Richard Strub, husband to alum Louise Strub ’62, as he passed away on February 4, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

James Thomas Kane
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of James Thomas Kane, father to Brian Kane and grandfather to Erin Callahan ’09 and Megan Kane ’18, as he passed away on February 4, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Joyce Redman ’67
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joyce Redman, from the Class of ’67, as she passed away on February 3, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Eleanor Regina ‘Ellie’ (Grotkin) Quandt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eleanor Regina ‘Ellie’ (Grotkin) Quandt, class of 1949, as she passed away on February 5, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Gerard B. Noonan
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Gerard B. Noonan, spouse of Lola Noonan, a Clarke Alumni, as he has passed away on Friday Feb. 12th, 2021. May eternal light shine upon his soul.

Steven R. Allendoft
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Steven R. Allendorf. Who is married to Dianne Allendorf, Alumni of the Class of 1985, as he has passed away on Friday Feb. 12th, 2021. May eternal light shine upon his soul.

Sister Mary Michelle Gallagher, PBVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Mary Michelle Gallagher, PBVM and alum from the class of 1962, as she passed away on February 9th, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Joseph M. Blasen Sr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joseph M. Blasen Sr., father-in-law to Julie Blasen, a Clarke Alumni from class of 1987, as he has passed away on Sunday Feb. 14th, 2021. May eternal light shine upon their soul.

Sister Mary Judine Bruch, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Mary Judine Bruch, BVM as she passed away on February 17, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

2/15/21

Robyn Slattery ’78
Prayers are requested for Robyn Slattery’s (’78) sister, Susan Slattery Branstetter, who is critically ill and on a ventilator with many health issues. Please pray for her peace and strength through this ordeal.

2/10/21

Brad Johnson
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Brad Johnson’s grandmother, Laura Mae Johnson, who passed away today. May eternal light shine on her. Please also pray for Brad and his family at this time.

Tucker Labelle
Prayers are requested for Clarke student and CSA President Tucker Labelle’s father, David Labelle, who is currently on the way to the hospital back home in Ohio suffering from either a stroke or a heart attack (it is unknown at this time). Please pray for David’s health, guidance for those helping him, and for the Labelle family at this time.

2/9/21

Jane Jackson
Prayers are requested for Jane Jackson, former Clarke Office Coordinator for Athletics, who is currently battling cancer.

2/6/21

Kate Zanger
Kate Zanger, Vice President for Student Life, requests prayers for her sister, Patty Madden, who died suddenly on February 4th due to an accident at her home. Prayers are requested for Patty’s husband, Joe and Kate’s siblings and family at this time of loss. Thank you for the continued prayers for Kate’s brother, Seamus who is recovering from cancer surgery on February 1st to remove part of his stomach, small intestine and colon. The prayers are certainly helping because his recovery is going very well.

2/1/21

Victorino Caneiro
Prayers are requested for Graciela Caneiro-Livingston’s father, Victorino Caneiro, who peacefully passed away at his home in Spain last evening. May eternal light shine upon him. Graciela is the former Undergraduate Dean at Clarke, currently the VPA at Nebraska Wesleyan in Lincoln, NE, and she and her family are unable to travel to Spain due to Covid-19 restrictions. Please also pray for them at this time.

1/29/21

Rita M. Decker
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Rita M. Decker, mother to alum Barbara Kass ’13 and Clarke adjunct professor Leonard Decker, as she passed away January 22, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Marilyn Berthel
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marilyn Berthel, sister to alumni Barbara Friedhoff ’82 and Brenda Mosher ’89, as she passed away on January 26, 2021 at home. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Raymond F. Waller
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Raymond F. Waller, grandfather to alum Rebekah Ross ’17, as he passed away peacefully on January 25, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

1/27/21

James Sudmeier
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of class of 2015 alumnae Molly Sudmeier McAndrew’s brother, James Sudmeier, who passed away suddenly on January 24, 2021. May eternal light shine upon him. Please also pray for Molly and her family at this time.

1/24/21

Brittney Duschner Haferman ’13, ’14
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Brittney Duschner Haferman, class of 2013 and 2014, and her unborn son, who passed away on January 22, 2021. May eternal shine upon them. Funeral services are being arranged by Reiff Funeral Services in Farley,  Iowa.  Please also pray for Brittney’s sister, Stacey (Duschner) Cervantes ’12.

1/22/21

Andrew Cisneros
Prayers are requested for the repose of Clarke student Andrew Cisneros’s godfather, Tio David, who passed away last week after struggling with Covid. We pray that eternal light shines upon him and that he in a happy place. Please also pray for Andrew and his family during this time.

Dianne M. Sieverding
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Dianne M. Sieverding, mother to alum Susan Sieverding ’95 and grandmother to Matthew Sieverding ’14, as she passed away after a long battle with cancer on January 11, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Donna M. Goerdt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Donna M. Goerdt, mother-in-law to alum Beverly (Ron) Goerdt ’88, as she passed away after a brief illness on January 14, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Sister Mary Rosanne Rottinghaus, PBVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Mary Rosanne Rottinghaus, PBVM, as she passed away on January 15, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Shirley A. Schute
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Shirley A Schute, mother-in-law to alum Tina (Steve) Schute ’84, as she passed away on January 19, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Barbara L. Hackbarth
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Barbara L. Hackbarth, mother to former Trustee Martin J. McNamer, mother-in-law to alumni Nancy McNamer ’77 and Susan (Christopher) Rice-Bobst ’91, as she passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on January 20, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

1/19/21

Brooke (Millman) Carrol ’06
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Clarke graphic designer Brooke (Millman) Carroll’s (’06) grandfather, William (Bill) Millman, who passed away on Sunday, January 17, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon him. Prayers are also request for Brooke and her family at this time.

Molly Andersen-Schreiber
Prayers are requested for Molly Andersen-Schrieber’s father-in-law, Wayne (Andy) Andersen, who was struck by a vehicle and is in the U of IA receiving care. Andy is the father of deceased Clarke alumni Kyle Andersen (Molly’s first husband). When Andy was first hospitalized, it did not look like he was going to make it, but he has since shown that he is going to live and will be moved to a rehab facility this week. Prayers are also requested for Andy, Molly and their family at this time.

1/15/21

Maryjo Ann Ernst ’86
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Maryjo Ann Ernst, Class of ’86 and a second mother to alum Martia ‘Tia’ Ernst ’14, as she passed away on January 10, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Margaret Ann “Dolly” Ziegenfuss
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret Ann “Dolly” Ziegenfuss, mother to alum Steven Ziegenfuss ’86, as she passed away on December 31, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Molly M. Kaiser
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Molly M. Kaiser, sister to alum Kathleen A. O’Hea-Marrero ’02, as she passed away on January 8, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

1/13/21

Kennedy Carbine
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Kila Carbine’s 12-year-old sister, Kennedy Carbine, who was rushed into the ER Sunday night, where a brain bleed was found after a CT scan. She was then was life flighted to Iowa City for emergency brain surgery at 4 AM. After surgery, Kennedy is now still in the PICU (pediatric intensive care unit) and her survival is still in question. Please pray for Kennedy’s survival and for Kila and their family at this time.

1/8/21

Donna Andresen
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Donna Andresen, mother to alum Don Andresen ’94, as she passed away on January 4, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Gail Engeman
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Gail Engeman, mother to Robert Engeman, as she passed away on January 5, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Verna E. Metz
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Verna E. Metz, mother to alum Donna Loewen ’83, as she passed away on January 6, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Mary Jane Reichenauer
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Jane Reichenauer, mother to alum Linda Winkelbauer ’73, as she passed away peacefully on January 2, 2021. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

1/4/21

Jennifer (Flanigan) Garrett ’08
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jennifer (Flanigan) Garrett, Class of ’08, as she passed away on December 20, 2020 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

12/18/20

Leo Werner
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Leo Werner, father-in-law to alum Keri (Brad) Werner ’98, as he passed away on December 10, 2020 from an apparent heart attack. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

John M. Rhomberg
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John M. Rhomberg, son to alum Susan Rhomberg ’63, as he passed away at home on December 12, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Blanca G. Marcos
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Blanca G. Marcos, mother to alum Emilio Marcos ’84, as she passed away peacefully at home on December 14, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

12/1/20

John R. Spahn
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John R. Spahn, brother to alum Amy Gutierrez ’85, as he passed away on November 25, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Andrew G. Oppedahl
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Andrew G. Oppedahl, husband to alum Carolyn Oppedahl ’80, as he passed away on November 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Esther Chi ’79
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Esther Chi, alum from the Class of ’79, as she passed away on November 24, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Isaac J. Weires
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Isaac J. Weires, son to alum Jenny Coakley, as he passed away on December 1, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Steven M. Edmonds
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Steven M. Edmonds, former employee of Clarke University, as he passed away on December 4, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Sister Virginia McCaffrey ’70, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Virginia McCaffrey, BVM from the Class of ’70, as she passed away on December 6, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Sister Mary Donahey, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Mary Donahey, BVM as she passed away on December 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

George Skizas
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of George Skizas, husband of Clarke alumna Christine Bares Skizas ’73, as he passed away this weekend in hospice. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Lucille C. Jackson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Lucille C. Jackson, former Clarke staff and grandmother to Elizabeth McGrath ’99, as she passed away on December 6, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Sister Paulina Sullivan, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Paulina Sullivan, BVM as she passed away on December 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Irwin M. McDermott
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Irwin M. McDermott, father to alumni Meg Muir ’81 and Karen Koopmann ’89, as he passed away on December 4, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon him.

Agnes ‘Aggie’ Angerer DeShong ’60
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Agnes ‘Aggie’ Angerer DeShong, alum from the Class of ’60, as she passed away on November 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Stephen V. Reisdorf
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Stephen V. Reisdorf, husband to alum Kathleen Reisdorf ’77, as he passed away on December 6, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Dennis M. Lynch
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Dennis M. Lynch, brother to alum Mary Pat Ament ’71, as he passed away on December 1, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon him.

11/30/20

Norma J. Weber
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Norma J. Weber, mother to alum Marlene Weber ’02, as she passed away peacefully at home on November 16, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Carol T. Dolphin
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Carol T. Dolphin, mother to student Melanie Delaney and alum Linda M. Dolphin ’67, as she passed away on November 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Leonard V. McCarthy
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Leonard V. McCarthy, father to alum Karen Streif ’81, as he passed away on November 24, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Ellen L. Link
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ellen L. Link, Mother in Law to alum Kris Link ’94, as she passed away on November 27, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Elizabeth J. Steines
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Elizabeth J. Steines, grandmother to alum Morgan Steines ’15, as she passed away on November 27, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Sister Anita Montavon, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Anita Montavon, BVM as she passed away on December 2, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Janet M. Nichols
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Janet M. Nichols, mother to alum John Nichols ’94, as she passed away peacefully on November 30, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Dave Simon
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Dave Simon, husband to alum Sue Simon ’66, as he passed away on November 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

11/30/20

Fred Donovan
Prayers are requested for the repose of the Fred Donovan – brother-in-law of Clarke Network Administrator Jerry Feeney – who passed away on November 27th after complications from chemotherapy for clood cancer treatment. We pray that eternal light shines upon him. Please also pray for Jerry and the family at this time.

Kate Zanger
Prayers are requested for Clarke VP of Student Life Kate Zanger’s brother Seamus McCloskey, 51 years old, who was recently diagnosed with colon cancer, as he prepares for surgery and treatments. Prayers for Seamus and his wife, Margot, are greatly appreciated during this stressful time. May God grant them courage to deal with this health challenge.

11/20/20

Louise Kames
Prayers are requested for Peggy, 94-year-old mother of Louise Kames, Professor of Art, who has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Please also pray for Louise and her family at this time.

Norma J. Weber
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Norma J. Weber, mother of alum Marlene Weber ’02, as she passed away peacefully at home on November 16, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

11/16/20

Mary Ann Tusa
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Ann Tusa, mother of Clarke Music Professor Amy Dunker, as she passed away on November 13, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her. Please also pray for Amy and her family at this time.

11/13/20

Virginia Rohner ’43
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Virginia Rohner, Class of ’43, mother to Dan (Kim) Rohner and grandmother to Mike (AnnMarie) Rohner, as she passed away on November 8, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Calvin G. Bockenstedt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Calvin G. Bockenstedt, grandfather to alum Sara (Jason) Carpenter ’10, as he passed away on November 6, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Alice M. Bockenstedt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Alice M. Bockenstedt, grandmother to alum Molly Finn ’14, as she passed away in her daughter’s home surrounded by family on November 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Robert L. Schroeder
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Robert L. Schroeder, grandfather to alum Chelsey Schroeder ’18, as he passed away on November 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Raphael J. Tigges
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Raphael J. Tigges, father to alum Laurie (Kevin) Kelleher ’87, as he passed away on November 10, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Sister Anne Marie Mullen, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Anne Marie Mullen, BVM as she passed away on November 10, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

11/12/20

Tim Shaw
Prayers are requested for Tim Shaw, son of a cousin of Clarke alumna Cindy (Laughlin) Elbert ‘79, who is fighting for his life due to an accident with a deer and a motorcycle.

11/6/20

Marion L. Fahey
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marion L. Fahey, mother to alum Mary K. Fahey from the Class of ’72 and Nora Kafer from Class of ’83, as she passed away on October 28, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Norma A. Rubenbauer ’71
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Norma Augusta (Blackledge) Rubenbauer, alum from Class of ’71, mother to alumni Suzanne Rubenbauer ’73 and Mary Baumhover ’93, as she passed away from COVID-19 on October 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Ethel Doyle ’49
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ethel Doyle, from the Class of ’49, mother to alumni Sheila Hocking ’78 and Patrick Doyle ’85, as she passed away November 5, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Eugene C. Skinner
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eugene C. Skinner, grandfather to alum Rachel Huseman ’15 and father to alum Stacy Vath ’97, as he passed away on November 4th, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

11/4/20

Obdulia Estrada
Please pray for Obdulia Estrada, a close family-friend of a Clarke student, who has recently been diagnosed with cancer and is currently in the hospital.

11/3/20

Maranda Mausser
Please pray Clarke student Maranda Mausser’s grandmother-in-law, Pat Yelden, who is having some health issues. Please pray for Pat and her entire fmaily as they support her through this time.

10/30/20

Shirley Pate
Please pray for Shirley Pate, mother of Marilyn Jones – Clarke Nursing Office manager, who passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2020. May eternal light shine upon her.

Peter M. Breitbach
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Peter M. Breitbach, brother to Anne Breitbach from Class of 2009 and brother-in-law to Lisa Breitbach from Class of 2012, as he passed away suddenly on October 14, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Maria C. Cannavo
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Maria C. Cannavo, Mother to Leo Cannavo from Class of 1987 and Mother-in-Law to Terri Cannavo from the Class of 1986, as she passed away on October 16, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Sister Barbara Jean Tascher, BVM ’66
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Barbara Jean Tascher, BVM and from Class of ’66, as she passed away on October 15, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Norma E. Foster
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Norma E. Foster, mother-in-law to Dawn Foster from Class of ’89, as she passed away on October 19, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Lori A. Steger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Lori A. Steger, alum from Class of ’85, as she passed away on October 22, 2020 at her home and surrounded by her family. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

LeRoy S. Siegworth
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of LeRoy S. Siegworth, father-in-law to alum Deb Siegworth ’01, as he passed away on October 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Robert J. Mai
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Robert J. Mai, grandfather of Steven (Jennifer ’06) Mai, as he passed away on October 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

10/29/20

Patrick Mulcrone
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patrick J. Mulcrone, beloved husband to Loretta (Murphy) Mulcrone ’64 for 52 years, as he passed away in April 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

10/27/20

Tammy Link
Prayers are requested for Tammy Link, Clarke Dining Services employee at Café 1843, who is experiencing health and pain issues. Please pray a solution to the pain can be found soon.

10/25/20

Bradley Kruse
Prayers are requested for Charlyn Marie (Benda) Miller, mother-in-law to Clarke Associate Physical Therapy Professor Bradley Kruse (’07), who passed away on Saturday, October 17th. We pray that eternal light shines upon her. Charlyn also attended Clarke University for two years in the late 1950’s. Please also pray for Brad and his family during this time.

10/22/20

Kennedy Handel
Prayers are requested for Leann Handel, mother to Clarke student Kennedy Handel, who is still recovering from surgery last week. Please pray for Leann’s fast recovery, remission of pain, and for Kennedy who can not be as present to her mother as she would like due to COVID restrictions.

10/20/20

Haley Kline
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Randy Kline, grandfather to Clarke student Haley Kline, who passed away recently. We pray that eternal light shines upon him. Please also pray for Haley and her family.

10/15/20

Helen M. McClain
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Helen M. McClain, mother to Frank McClain from Class of ’84, as she passed away peacefully on October 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Arthur J. Kronlage
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Arthur J. Kronlage, grandfather to Stephanie Manternach from the Class of ’12, as he passed away on October 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Sister Jane Haslwanter, BVM, ’65
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Jane Haslwanter, BVM, Class of ’65, as she passed away on October 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

James L. Dodds
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of James L. Dodds, friend of Clarke, as he passed away on September 30, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Roger W. Beckman
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Roger W. Beckman, father to Kathleen Hosokawa from Class of ’91, Julie Walsh from Class of ’13 and Angie Koerperich, as he passed away on October 10, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Reid Gleason
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Reid Gleason, grandson to Chris Brueck Reid from the Class of ’79, as he passed away on October 14, 2020 after a long battle with brain cancer. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

10/13/20

Kathy Vaughn
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kevin Vaughn, husband of Kathy Vaugh – Clarke Director of Student Accounts, who passed away with Kathy by his side on Ocotber 15, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon him. Please also pray for Kathy and their family at this time.

10/9/20

Carole S. Johnson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Carole S. Johnson, Class of 1957, as she passed away at home on September 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Wayne J. Beitzel
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Wayne J. Beitzel, father to Dennis (Tara ’99) Beitzel, as he passed away on October 2, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Edward Breitbach
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Edward Breitbach, father to Sue Matye from the Class of ’98 and grandfather to Casey Smith from the Class of ’10, as he passed away on October 6, 2020 surrounded by his family. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Francis W. “Franny” Gansen
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Francis W. “Franny” Gansen, father to Julie A. Connolly from the Class of ’95, as he passed away on October 3, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Rosalyn F. “Rosie” Helle
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Rosalyn F. “Rosie” Helle, grandmother to Tyler Ries from the Class of ’18, as she passed away at home on October 5, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

10/2/20

Mary L. Green
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary L. Green, grandmother to Abby Fagan from the Class of 2016, as she passed away on September 23, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Patricia Ruth Behlmer
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia Ruth Behlmer, mother to Judy Tieskoetter from Class of 1974, as she passed away on September 22, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Shirley A. Noggle
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Shirley A. Noggle, mother to Dennis Noggle from the Class of 1987, as she passed away peacefully on September 27, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her

Amy Schumacher
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Amy Schumacher, sister to Sally (Mike) Portzen, friends of Clarke, as she passed away on September 28, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/25/20

Ann V. Helling
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ann V. Helling, mother to Amy Belken from the Class of ’97, as she passed away on September 17, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Richard M. Eddy
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Richard M. Eddy, Father-in-Law to alum Charlene Eddy from the Class of ’99, as he passed away surrounded by his family on September 21, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Jean M Byrne, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jean M Byrne, BVM, as she passed away on September 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/18/20

Leonard J. Owsley
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Leonard J. Owsley, husband to alum Delores (Didesch) Owsley, Class of 1950, as he passed away on September 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Gary W. Latham
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Gary W. Latham, father to alum Lori Kenniker, Class of 1983, as he passed away on September 5, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Jean O’Leary McKay
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jean O’Leary McKay, mother to Karen Neuroth ’68, as she passed away earlier this year on June 25, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

9/11/20

Kathy Teig – staff
Prayers are requested for DeWayne Teig, husband of Kathy Teig – Executive Administrative Assistant to the President, who is is having open heart/bypass surgery scheduled for 9.22.

Larry Kruse
Prayers are requested for Larry Kruse, friend of Jenna Dalisay – Assistant Director of Campus Ministry, who passed away on September 9, 2020 as the result of an auto accident.

Paula Avelleyra
Prayers are requested for Paula Avelleyra, from the Class of ’78, as she will be undergoing hip replacement surgery this Wednesday.

Martin “Marty” William Scharf
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Martin “Marty” William Scharf, brother to David Scharf ’88 and Brother-in-Law to Bernadette Scharf ’88, as he passed away on August 27, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Brian Lenstra
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Brian Lenstra, father to alum Rachel Lenstra ’08, as he passed away on August 29, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Eugene A. Prier
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eugene A. Prier, father to alum Mark Prier ’04, as he passed away on August 29, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mildred M. Tressel
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mildred M. Tressel, mother to Michelle Tressel from the Class of ’87, as she passed away on August 28, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

William R. Maher
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of William R. Maher, father to Karen Coale from the Class of ’66, as he passed away on August 21, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mae Margaret Gantenbein Charley
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mae Margaret Gantenbein Charley, mother to Steve Charley ’86, as she passed away on August 29, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Sr. Mary Terese Pfeifer, BVM ’71
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sr. Mary Terese Pfeifer, BVM, Class of 1971, as she passed away on September 6, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

8/28/20

Kathy Teig – staff
Prayers are requested for DeWayne Teig, husband of Kathy Teig – Executive Administrative Assistant to the President. DeWayne suffered a heart attack on Thursday evening and is in the hospital to undergo some medical procedures. Please keep DeWayne in your prayers for a good recovery and for strength for Kathy too.

Que Young – student
Prayers are requested for Clarke student Dequincy “Que” Young who recently had two family members pass away. Please pray for Que, his deceased family members, as well as his living family at this time.

Ron Wikel
Prayers are requested for the recovery of Ron Wikel, uncle to Clarke Librarian – Jenny Parker, as he recently tested positive for COVID-19 and is now in the ICU after being diagnosed with pneumonia the previous week. Please also pray for his wife Jo and their family during this time.

Mary Helen Oktanski Runkle ’50
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Helen Oktanski Runkle, Class of 1950, as she passed away on July 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Loras Joseph Nemmers
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Loras Joseph Nemmers, father to Sherri Hausner ’92, as he passed away on August 19, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Margaret Anna Taylor
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret Anna Taylor, grandmother to Sarah Taylor ’16, as she passed away on August 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Lucille A. Link
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Lucille A. Link, mother to Roseann Weust ’82, as she passed away on August 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Robert G. Pommerich
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Robert G. Pommerich, husband to the late Mellita Pommerich from the Class of ’59, as he passed away at home on August 26, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon him.

8/26/20

Kenosha, WI
Prayers are requested for the residents of Kenosha, WI as they work through several acts of violence that have occurred to their community. Please pray for peace and justice to be the outcome as this works towards resolution.

Clarke community in the path of Hurricane Laura
Prayers are requested for all members of the Clarke community who are in the path of Hurricane Laura. Please pray for current students, staff, and faculty and their families, alumni and anyone else who is part of the Clarke community.

8/26/20

Micheal Grabinger
Prayers are requested for Michael Grabinger, grandfather to Clarke student Aliyah Gackle, who entered the hospital yesterday in serious condition. Please pray for recovery and for his family.

8/21/20

John “Dick” Hamilton
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John “Dick” Hamilton, father to Amy Boll (spouse Jeff Boll ’86), as he passed away on August 12, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Sally A. Fortmann
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sally A. Fortmann, mother to the alums Barbara Howes from the Class of ’95 and Diann Bell ’02, as she passed away on August 13, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Patricia A. Freihoefer
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia A. Freihoefer, mother to alum Janet Freihoefer ’01, as she passed away on August 13, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Steven Ohnesorge
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Steven Ohnesorge, spouse to alum Karen Ohnesorge from Class of ’98, as he passed away on August 10, 2020 surrounded by family. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Melvin P. Freisinger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Melvin P. Freisinger, brother to Charles Freisinger from the Class of ’15, as he passed away on August 15, 2020 after many months of health issues related to heart surgery and an unfortunate automobile accident. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Merlin Gonner
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Merlin Gonner, father of Duane Gonner ’82, as he passed away on August 16, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

8/15/20

Riordan Cavoris
Prayers are requested for restoration of the cognitive functioning of Riordan Cavoris who was in a car accident recently in New York and is now in the ICU. Rio is the 2-year-old grandson of Kate Zanger’s (Clarke VP of Student Life) first cousin. He is currently awake but not responding. Please also pray for Rio’s family at this time. UPDATE: Rio’s tests came back as expected which is good news for his path to recovery. Thank you for prayers and keep them coming.

8/14/20

All Clarke students and their familes affected by the derecho
Prayers are requested for the Clarke students and their families in who are without power and /or internet because of the recent derecho storms. May they gain both again soon.

Mary D. Keller
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary D. Keller, mother to Julie Schueller from Class of ’02, as she passed away on August 5, 2020 with her loved ones by her side. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Irene R. Goetzinger
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Irene R. Goetzinger, former employee of Clarke University, as she passed away on August 5, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Kevin Tritz
Prayers are requested for Kevin Tritz, husband of Suellen Bares Tritz from the Class of ’71, as Kevin passed away on August 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Richard A. Herber
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Richard A. Herber, father to alum Linda Merfeld from Class of ’88, as he passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on August 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Frances (McGinnis) Molloy ’52
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Frances (McGinnis) Molloy, Class of ’52 and mother of Fran and Cathy ‘79, as she passed away on August 9, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

8/7/20

Kevin Tritz
Please pray for Kevin Tritz, husband of Suellen Bares Tritz from the Class of 1971, as Kevin has entered into hospice as a result of pancreatic cancer.

Ann Bares Beetham
Please pray for Ann Bares Beetham ’78 who will undergo cervical spine surgery on Friday, August 7, 2020.

Gloria A. Steil
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Gloria A. Steil, grandmother to Clarke student Audra Steil, as she passed away on August 1, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Emerita Eggers
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Emerita Eggers, mother to Anita Eggers from the Class of 1992, as she passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 30, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/31/20

Sister Janice Link, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister Janice Link, BVM, as she passed away on July 21, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Mary Jane Hyde ’50
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Jane Hyde, Class of 1950, as she passed away suddenly at home on July 18, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Ralph L. Rolling
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ralph L. Rolling, a friend of Clarke University, as he passed away on July 25, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Georgette M. “Gigi” Plumley
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Georgette M. “Gigi” Plumley, mother to alum Molly Plumley ’16, as she passed away on July 29, 2020 after a brave battle with Parkinson’s disease, with her children by her side. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/24/20

Patricia T. Folger ’72
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patricia Therese (Brown) Folger, from the Class of 1972, and sister to alum Bernadette Fallaw ’64, as she passed away on July 20, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Jerome F. Roling
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jerome F. Roling, grandfather to alums Dr. Christina Atkinson ’06, and Jennifer Koenig ’07, as he passed away on July 15, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Mary Ann Morhardt
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Ann Morhardt, sister to Heather Kluesner ’01, as she passed away due to a tragic vehicle accident on July 17, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/17/20

Jerome J. Kaiser
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jerome J. Kaiser, grandfather to alum Stacy Pickel ’16, as he was called to his heavenly home on July 14, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Martha ‘Marty’ Schaub ’58
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Martha ‘Marty’ Schaub, Class of ’58, as she passed away July 14, in Davenport, IA, where she lived and taught for so many years. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/10/20

Earl Richard ‘Buck’ Larson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Earl Richard ‘Buck’ Larson, father to alum Christine Asbury ’96, as he passed away at home surrounded by his family on July 2, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Virginia M. McLees
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Virginia M. McLees, mother of alum Timothy McLees ’87, as she passed away on July 1, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Kelli A. Horch
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Kelli A. “Dinger” Horch, sister to alum Manda Mattoon ’16, as she passed away on June 30, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Donald Richard Mettille
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Donald Richard Mettille, father to alum Deborah Frick ’75, as he passed away peacefully on July 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

7/8/20

Loren Rice, Clarke Faculty
Prayers are requested for Shirley Rice, mother of Loren Rice – Clarke faculty member, who will have breast cancer surgery on Thursday, July 16th in Dubuque. Please pray for a successful surgery and recovery for Shirley and strength for Loren and his parents as they cope with this health challenge.

7/2/20

Elizabeth J. Gotto
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Elizabeth J. Gotto, sister to Lyle Gassmann who is a friend to Clarke University, as she passed away on June 25, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Joyce M. Henson
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joyce M. Henson, mother to alum Heather Hackett ’07, as she passed away on June 25, 2020. We pray eternal light shines upon her.

Joan G. Higley ’52
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Joan G. Higley, Class of 1952, as she passed away on June 26, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Lesley A. Stephens
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Lesley A. Stephens, Class of 1970, as she passed away unexpectedly on June 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Roger F. Klauer, DDS
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Roger F. Klauer, DDS, a friend of Clarke University, as he passed away on June 28, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

John Chesney
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of John Chesney, father to alum Linda Eaton ’84, as he passed away on June 29, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Susan Ann Gross
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Susan Ann Gross, Grandmother to alum Kathryn Gross ’12 and Mother in Law to alum Christine Gross ’00, as she passed away on June 29, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/26/20

Nancy J. Sanders
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Nancy J. Sanders, mother to alum Emily Freiburger ’14, as she passed away peacefully at home after a courageous battle with cancer on June 17, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Margaret Ann Coble
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Margaret Ann Coble, mother to alum Russell Coble ’86, as she passed away due to a tragic car accident on June 12, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Jean Ellen Rockwell
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Jean Ellen Rockwell, Mother-in-law to alum Jill Rockwell ’09, as she passed away on June 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Agnes Heitzman
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Agnes Heitzman, grandmother to alum Valerie Pullen ’09, as she passed away on June 23, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/23/20

Sharon L. Thul
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sharon L. Thul, mother to Clarke Health Services Nurse Kathy Schwager, who passed away on Wednesday, June 17th. May eternal light shine upon her. Prayers are also request for Kathy and her family.

Ken Chesney
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Ken Chesney, father to Clarke President Thom Chesney, who won his battle with dementia and went to walk with the Lord last night. May eternal light shine upon him. Please also remember in your prayers Thom and his family, his sister Lynn, and his mother, Dar.

6/19/20

Delpha Marie Schuster
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Delpha Marie Schuster, grandmother to alum Jill Harron ’99, as she passed away peacefully on June 11, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Patrick E. “Chubbs” Fishnick Sr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Patrick E. “Chubbs” Fishnick Sr., brother to alum Jerry Fishnick ’00, as he passed away on June 5, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Eugene “Tom” A. Otting
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Eugene “Tom” A. Otting, father of Karen Hirsch ’94, as he passed away peacefully at home on June 4, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/18/20

Marabeth Freund
Prayers are requested for the recovery of Marabeth Freund, wife of Clarke Philosophy Instructor Norm Freund, who is home and recovering after having a hopefully benign brain tumor removed recently. Please also pray for Norm as he takes care of his wife.

6/15/20

Sr. Carolyn Farrell, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sr. Carolyn Farrell, BVM, who passed on Sunday morning, June 14. May eternal Light Shine upon her. Carolyn was the Director of Special Programs & Summer Sessions at Clarke from 1974-77, Director of Continuing Education from 1977-82, and most recently was a Trustee from 2015-2019. She also served on the Dubuque City Council 1978-82 and was Mayor of Dubuque in 1980.

Sr. Kathy Carr, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sr. Kathy Carr, BVM, who passed away on Sunday morning, June 14. May eternal light shine her. Kathy served as Clarke’s campus minster in the ’90s and recently as part of the renewed Clarke BVM / Resident Advisor Prayer Partner Program. She was also a pastoral minister, life and mission director, and spiritual director in the community.

6/5/20

Harlan J. Nauman Sr.
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Harlan J. Nauman Sr., father to Lisa Kitchen, Class of ’98, as he passed away on June 1, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon him.

Sister M. Floria Shannon, BVM
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Sister M. Floria Shannon, BVM as she passed away on June 2, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Mary Beth Althoff ’72
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Mary Beth Althoff, Class of ’72, as she passed away surrounded by her family after a courageous ten-month battle with cancer on June 7, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

Maria Whelan ’72
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Maria Whelan, Class of ’72, as she passed away on June 10, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her.

6/5/20

Kenneth (Ken) J. Chesney, Darlene (Dar) D. Chesney
Prayers are requested for Clarke President Thom Chesney’s parents, Ken and Dar Chesney, who live together in a memory care facility. Ken began hospice care this week as part of his overall journey through dementia and Dar, who also has dementia, is struggling to understand what he is going through and how she can help.

6/2/20

Jenny Parker
Prayers are requested for Tom Parker, father-in-law to Jenny Parker – Clarke Librarian. Tom suffered a mini stroke on 6/1/2020 which has caused him to experience double vision (hopefully temporarily). An unruptured aneurysm was also discovered. He is being discharged from UIHC today and will hopefully make a full recovery.

Mikyla Houston
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Crystal Binns, cousin to Mikayla Houston ’19, as she passed away from heart failure on May 28, 2020. We pray that eternal light shines upon her. Please also pray for Mikayla and her family at this time.