Lucille Rotenburger, 55, Kalona, died at her home in Richmond on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, following a battle with cancer.
A Mass of Christian Burial is to be held Monday, Oct. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond with Father David Brownfield and Deacon Derick Cranston officiating. Burial will follow at the Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery. Visitation was held Sunday, Oct. 27, from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, where a prayer service was held at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers a general memorial fund has been established.
She was born on Jan. 30, 1958, in Iowa City, and was the daughter of Leonard and Lela (Parson) Rotenburger. She grew up in Trenton and attended Mt. Pleasant High School until 1975. She worked 18 years at Sheller Globe in Iowa City, then K & K Sanitation and the Riverside Casino until she became ill. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Wellman.
Survivors include one brother, Jim (Jackie) Rotenburger of Mt. Pleasant; and three sisters, Sharon McDougal, Donna (Joe) Fanatia, and Jane (Don) Gatlin all of Kalona.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.