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“Our prayers and deepest sympathy are with you. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Paula Mangers Shafer

“We are extending our thoughts and prayers for your loss at such a difficult time. Anadarko, OK. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Jimmie & Pam Kueter

“So sorry for your loss. I wish we were able to come for the services, but I couldn't get off work and mom is not able to travel that far anymore. You...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Mary Bishop & Pat Helton

“My condolences for all the familymembers and onther relatives, also from all the familymembers in the homeland. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Fredrik Kueter Sr

“Kevin - Keeping you and yours in my thoughts and prayers. Take care. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Billie Jo White

“Dear Kueter cousins, lease accept my deepest sympathy at the death of your Dad. I hope that the good memories will bring you pease at this difficult...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: David L. Kueter

Name: John H. Kueter, Jr., age 91

Address: 2208 Graham Circle

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Time, day and date of death: 12:00 noon, Saturday, March 26, 2011

Place and cause of death: peacefully at The Finley Hospital of natural causes

Services: Funeral services will be on Wednesday at St. Patrick's Church at 10:00 a.m.

Burial: Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Visitation: To celebrate John's life, friends may call from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Behr's Funeral Home.

Wake service: There will be a parish wake service said on Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. at Behr's Funeral Home.

Date/Place of Birth: John was born on February 22, 1920, in Bellevue, Iowa, son of John Henry and Augusta (Eganhouse) Kueter

Brief Personal Information: John served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII. He married Mildred M. Mangers on October 26, 1943, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She preceded him in death on June 4, 2007. John was employed at the Adams Company and then at the Dubuque Packing Company until his retirement in 1982. He was a member of St. Mary's Parish and the Meat Cutters Union. In his spare time he enjoyed spending time with his family, going out to eat and traveling.

Survivors: 3 Daughters: Judy K. Schraad, Dubuque, IA
Jane A. (Arnie) Vaske, Sussex, WI
Susan J. "Sue" Kueter, Dubuque, IA
3 Sons: Michael H. (Rita) Kueter, Dubuque, IA
John H. Kueter III, Dubuque, IA
Kevin M. Kueter, Dubuque, IA
6 Grandchildren; 7 Great-grandchildren
1 Sister: Joan (Russell) Schilling, Dubuque, IA
3 Brothers: Hugo Kueter, Hollywood, CA
James (Rosie) Kueter, Anadarko, OK
Mark (Glenna) Kueter, Dubuque, IA

Preceded in death: his parents, his wife, Mildred M. Kueter; 1 Son: Daniel Kueter in infancy; a Grandson Daniel M. Vaske; 3 brothers, Maurice (Marcella) Kueter, Richard (Eileen) Kueter, and Cletus Kueter.


Thank you: The family wishes to thank Dr. Schope, Dr. Liaboe, Dr. Robert Meyer, and a special thanks to Hospice of Dubuque and the nurses and staff at The Finley Hospital.