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Jeffrey D. Pierce

Jeffrey David Pierce, 75, of Belle Plaine, formerly of Guttenberg, passed away Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at Compass Memorial Hospital in Marengo, under the care of Essence of Life Hospice in Amana, surrounded by family with The Beach Boys playing softly in the background.

Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12, at Hrabak-Neuhaus Funeral Service, Belle Plaine.

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Roger H. Torrey

Roger H. Torrey, 78, of Hiawatha died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at St. Luke’s in Cedar Rapids.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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Edward W. “Pete” Davis

Edward W. “Pete” Davis completed his journey on earth on Dec. 30, 2021. After almost 90 years of hard work, faithfulness and love, Pete began his next journey, assuredly in Heaven, with family at his side.

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Carolyn Moen

Carolyn (Lindahl) Moen, 91, of Marion, died Jan. 6, 2022. 

Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 11, at the Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. Visitation was before services at the funeral home.

Burial was in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Jan

Bingo at senior citizen meal site and meal program update


Bingo is played each Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Guttenberg Municipal Building dining area. (Press Photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker 

Research has suggested that bingo is a fun way to stave off loneliness and boredom. Through the years, bingo locations have become the hub of local communities, allowing individuals to gather and socialize with like-minded people.  

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County Line Acres offers produce and baked goods


Rachel Faust and Dalton Bolsinger's children enjoy helping with the family business, County Line Acres LLC near Graham. From left are Rachel Faust, Lincoln, Finnegan, Dalton Bolsinger and Grayson. (Photo submitted)

By Caroline Rosacker

County Line Acres, LLC proprietors Rachel Faust and Dalton Bolsinger of Cedar Rapids are inspiring Clayton County residents to embrace better health through whole food offerings. 

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Jan

Iowa farmland values at historic high

After several years of modest gains and losses, the average value of an acre of Iowa farmland skyrocketed 29% in 2021. The nominal value of an acre of farmland is now higher than at any point since Iowa State University and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach began surveying values in 1941 and is 12% higher than the previous peak in 2013; although the current value in inflation-adjusted terms is still lower than that for 2012 and 2013.

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Jan

Julie A. Schlueter

Julie Ann Schlueter, 55, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Monday, Dec. 27, 2021, in the comfort of her own home.

Funeral services were Monday, Jan. 3, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Guttenberg, conductecd by Rev. Marvin Bries. Visitation was before services at the church.

Arrangements were handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg.

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Donna M. Balk

Donna Mae Balk, 76, of Guttenberg, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021.

Funeral services were Monday, Jan. 3, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries. Visitation was before services at the church.

Arrangements were handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg.

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Lung transplant survivor's journey to wellness


Donna Simon feels better and is enjoying a more carefree, healthy life, following a successful double lung transplant surgery. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

Donna Simon of Guttenberg is currently recovering from a successful double lung transplant,and has agreed to share her journey to wellness with The Guttenberg Press. 

"365 days – one year. Do we ever think about how much our lives can change in 365 days?" Simon asks. "2020 was a year with a lot of ups and downs for everyone with COVID-19 playing a big part in everyone's lives." 

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