Kathleen Hobson
KATHLEEN HOBSON Cedar Rapids Kathleen "Katie" Hobson, 92, of Cedar Rapids, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015, at her home with her family by h ... »
Joseph Viktor
JOSEPH VIKTOR Mount Vernon Joseph Viktor, 66, of Mount Vernon, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Solon Care Center. Funeral service: 10 a.m. Th ... »
No. 30 — QB Tyler Wiegers

No. 30 . . . And all of the sudden, Iowa quarterback is, basically, junior C.J. Beathard and redshirt fr ... »

Religion no excuse for discrimination

To the editor:

I’m no biblical scholar, but I’m pretty sure nowhere in the Bible does it say “Go forth, open a bakery, ... »

Alberta Cray
ALBERTA CRAY Cedar Rapids Alberta (Hammond) Cray, 92, of Cedar Rapids, went peacefully home on Sunday, July 26, 2015. Services will be held at ... »
Clara Jordan
CLARA JORDAN Williamsburg Clara Rose Jordan was born Nov. 2, 1923, in rural Washington County, Iowa, the daughter of Frederick and Mary (Stumpf) ... »
Donald Kehrli
DONALD KEHRLI Vinton Donald Joseph ("Don") Kehrli, 66, joined his previously departed loved ones in heaven on July 25, 2015, after a brief illne ... »
Police shootings not always justified

To the editor:

Regarding The Gazette’s June 6 article “Months later, man shot by police arrested”:

Do police purpo ... »

Bill Aossey doesn’t deserve to be in jail

To the editor:

I wonder why Bill Aossey is in jail. According to your report, he admitted to offenses for which he was convicted (“Co ... »

Jean Oldorf
CLARENCE Jean Oldorf, 94, died Monday, July 27, 2015. Chapman Funeral Home, Clarence. »
Loraine Meyer
MANCHESTER Loraine Meyer, 90, died Monday, July 27, 2015. Leonard-Muller Funeral Home & Crematory, Manchester. »
Oscar Bystol
MAQUOKETA Oscar A. Bystol, 92, died Sunday, July 26, 2015. Carson Celebration of Life Center, Maquoketa. »
Jean Bontrager
JEAN WILKINS Walker Jean LeeElla Bice Bontrager Wilkins, 94, died March 26, 2015, in Yerington, Nev. She was born March 20, 1921, near Walker, ... »
Steven Schrader
DECORAH Steven C. Schrader, 66, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, Decorah. »
Paul Zabel
SUMNER Paul F. Zabel, 97, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Sumner, died Saturday, July 25, 2015. Becker-Milnes Funeral Home, Sumner. »