Stuart,  Donald Berger (Nip)

Stuart, Donald Berger (Nip)

Male 1923 - 2008  (85 years)

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  • Name Stuart, Donald Berger (Nip)  [1
    Born 05 Mar 1923  Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Nov 2008  Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Person ID I569  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Stuart, Rodney B.,   b. 16 Jun 1887, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1955  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Jones, Elsie M,   b. 22 Dec 1889,   d. 31 May 1958  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 30 Jan 1907 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 
    Family ID F343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 05 Mar 1923 - Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 2008 - Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Stuart,Donald_jpg.jpg
    Stuart,Donald_jpg.jpg
    Rodney Stuart - 1930 United States Federal Census
    Rodney Stuart - 1930 United States Federal Census

    Documents
     - Jackson Sentinel, The (Maquoketa, Iowa)
    - Jackson Sentinel, The (Maquoketa, Iowa)

    Histories
    Donald Berger Nip Stuart Story.ftms
    Donald Berger Nip Stuart Story.ftms

  • Notes 

    • Dubuque Telgraph Herald - Nov 16, 2008:
      BELLEVUE, Iowa -- Donald "Nippy" Stuart, 85, of Bellevue, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008, at home, surrounded by his loving family.

      Services will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 18 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Bellevue, with the Rev. Stephen Meyer officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Bellevue, where military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 273. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, at Kingery~Lemke Funeral Home, Bellevue. Friends also may call after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home until procession to the church.

      He was born on March 5, 1923, in Bellevue, son of Rodney and Elsie (Jones) Stuart. He married Madonna Lampe on Sept. 5, 1944, in Colorado Springs, Colo.

      Donald was a World War II veteran who served in the Army from 1943 to 1946.

      He was a hardworking man who was a carpenter for more than 70 years. He was a mentor to many in the community.

      He was a member of the Bellevue Fire Department and the American Legion Post 273.

      Donald was an avid hunter and especially enjoyed hunting rattlesnakes. He will be deeply missed.

      Surviving are his wife of 64 years, Madonna; four children, Pam (Dick) Cheney, of Dubuque, Paula (Chuck) Prada, of Viera, Fla., Portia Holloway, of Bellevue, and Sheila (Mark) Kelley, of Platteville, Wis.; nine grandchildren, Christina and Christopher Cheney, Charles (Alison) and Andrew Prada, Matthew Holloway, Stephen, Jenna, Bridget and Samantha Kelley; and two greatgrandchildren.

      He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Richard and Lyman Stuart; and four sisters, Louise Sanders, Gwendalyn Jess, Katherine Davis and June Williams.

      Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lemkefuneralhome.net.

      The family would like to thank Hospice of Dubuque for their care and compassion shown to Donald and his family, a special thanks to Tina Kelchen for being a great friend and caregiver, and to Kingery~Lemke Funeral Home, especially Ben, for their guidance through this difficult time.

  • Sources 
    1. [S390] United States Obituary Collection, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for Donald "Nippy Stuart