Summer 2014


Henry Lewis ‘41, 4/16/2014, Charles City, Iowa

Raymond Kuehl ‘46, 1/20/2014, Cedar Falls, Iowa

James Borcherding ‘46, 4/30/2014, Des Moines, Iowa

Darlene (Frank) Sbiral ‘47, 11/28/2013, Waterloo, Iowa

Robert Robinson ‘48, 2/13/2014, Creston, Iowa

Dorothy (Potratz) Settje ‘51, 11/2/2013, Lynchburg, Va.

Sidney McConnell ‘58, 12/9/2013, Elk Grove, Calif.

Gussie (Rorex) Crafton ‘59, 12/18/2013, Jupiter, Fla.

William Hultman ‘59, 1/19/2014, Keota, Iowa

Richard Ludden ‘60, 2/6/2014, Lawrenceville, Ga.

Larry Sanford ‘62, 12/19/2013, Rogersville, Mo.

Becky Maxson ‘63, 10/13/2013, Britt, Iowa

Terrance Deberg ‘63, 1/2/2014, Waterloo, Iowa

Larry Burrows ‘63, 5/11/2014, Sumner, Iowa

Lee Drewelow ‘64, 12/12/2013, Stanley, Iowa

Kenneth Robison ‘64, 4/20/2014, Des Plaines, Ill.

Marvin Buchholz ‘65, 2/19/2014, Beloit, Wis.

Alpha (Simmons) Evans ‘66, 2/24/2014, Strawberry Point, Iowa

Florence (Pollock) Kinney ‘70, 12/20/2013, Elma, Iowa

Rilla (Strange) Stewart ‘71, 11/21/2013, Dundee, Iowa

Jane Myers ‘73, 1/10/2014, Elkader, Iowa

Wilma (Witte) Hamann ‘73, 8/2/2012, Garnavillo, Iowa

Furman Layman ‘74, 3/22/2014, Prospect, Va.

Jo Ann (Stockman) Behnken ‘74, 4/17/2014, Colesburg, Iowa

Howard Shrode ‘75, 2/27/2014, Columbus, Ind.

David Hansen ‘79, 12/5/2013, Davenport, Iowa

Kay Merritt ‘83, 5/5/2013, Huntington, W.Va.

Thomas Murphy ‘85, 11/15/2013, Waltham, MA

Edna (Coleman) Kuiper ‘93, 3/12/2014, Ankeny, Iowa

Thera (Brown) DuBois ‘98, 3/19/2014, Beloit, Wis.

Jessica (Faltus) Perkins ‘10, 3/29/2014, Merryville, La.



Hattie (VanSickle) Watson, Former Staff, 12/12/2013, Sun City West, Ariz.

Clark Phelps, Former Staff, 12/30/2013, Fayette, Iowa

Frances (Leslie) Knode, Former Student, 11/19/2013, Waterloo, Iowa

Beulah (Reed) Falck, Former Student, 11/19/2013, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Jack Christensen, Former Student, 1/3/2014, Charles City, Iowa

Helen (Rossow) Goff, Former Student, 1/1/2014, Crawfordsville, Ind.

John Buckman, Former Student, 8/23/2013, Ankeny, Iowa

Roland Sampson, Former Student, 5/6/2014, Colesburg, Iowa

Wanda (Brause) Dumermuth, Former Student, 4/16/2014, Gilroy, Calif.

Joan (Haskin) Koffler, Former Student, 4/3/2014, Cedar Falls, Iowa

Ernest Dahlquist, Former Trustee Emeriti, 4/15/2014, Fayette, Iowa

Owen Arnold “Boots” Ott, Former Employee, 6/5/14/2014, Fayette, Iowa


In honor of Dr. Lew Churbuck

Professor Emeritus Dr. Lew Churbuck ’67, passed away June 9. He had been an associate biology professor serving UIU from 1970 until his retirement in 2007. His initiatives led to advances in the science department, and he established the conservation management major in 1974. He also served the University as director of admissions, international student adviser, director of campus operations, division chair for the science department and chair of the faculty senate. He received an honorary doctorate from UIU in 2005. He is estimated to have taught more than 10,000 UIU students.  He is survived by his wife, Milly.

Memorial gifts may be sent to Lew’s endowed scholarship at UIU, in care of the Advancement & Alumni Office, P.O. Box 1857, Fayette, IA 52142


‘In Memoriam’ submissions…

Should you learn of the passing of a fellow Peacock, please notify the Advancement & Alumni Office at 563-425-5388, at or by mail:

Upper Iowa University
Advancement & Alumni Office
P.O. Box 1857
Fayette, IA 52142

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