- June 7, 1912 - September 1, 2007
- Dubuque, Iowa
of Letha's Passing
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Letha L. Duggan
4885 Asbury Rd.
Formerly of Hillsboro, Missouri
June 1, 1912 - September 1, 2007
Age: 95 years
Born: Bagley, WI
Residence: 4885 Asbury Rd.
Place of Death: Heritage Manor
Spouse: Harold Duggan, deceased
Father: William Lyons
Mother: Jeanette "Nettie" Kern
Joyce D. (Ivan) Baker, Daughter, DeSoto, MO
Patricia M. (Gerald) Winger, Daughter, Dubuque, Iowa
Richard R. (Myrna) Duggan, Son, Burbank, IL
Carl F. (Sherry) Duggan, Son, Cedar Rapids, IA
34 Great Grandchildren
Many great-great grandchildren
Preceded In Death By
William Lyons, Father, deceased
Jeanette "Nettie" Lyons, Mother, deceased
Harold Duggan, Husband, deceased
8 Brothers:, deceased: Floyd, Fred, Tim, George, Ralph, Lawrence, Willis and Russell Lyons.
Additional Biographical Information
Letha married Harold Duggan on February 28, 1931 in Galena, Illinois, he died November 21, 1974.
She was formerly employed at the H.B. Glover Manufacturing Company, Nurre Glass Company, Dubuque Packing Company and Loras College. She was lastly employed at Dubuque Bank and Trust. In 1976 she moved to Hillsboro, Missouri. She returned to
Dubuque in August of 2004. Letha enjoyed crocheting, sewing, quilting and cooking great meals for her family and friends. The highlight of her life was having her family and grandkids visit. Letha also loved animals - and she was known to take in a stray animal on occasion. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Tuesday, September 4, 2007
Friends may call from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Behr's Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, Dubuque.
10:00 am, Wednesday, September 5, 2007
Behr's Funeral Home
Funeral services will be on Wednesday at Behr's Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m..
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent in Letha's name to the Dubuque Humane Society, 175 N. Crescent Ridge, Dubuque, IA 52003.
"Letha's family would like to thank the entire staff at Heritage Manor for the very special care they showed to Letha and her family over the last 3 years."
Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery