IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 04/08/2018


Monona City Cemetery
aka Monona Eastside cemetery

Surnames C-D

* A-B * E-G * H-I * J-K * L-M * N-Q * R-S * T-Z *


Monona City cemetery - photo taken by Sharyl Ferrall

Located in Monona twp., Section 12
The cemetery consists of the Original cemetery, 1st Addition, East Addition & I.O.O.F. Addition

Birdseye photo of Monona City cemetery - from Bing Maps
Photo is from Bing maps


Note! This burial list & information was compiled by Sharyl Ferrall from obituaries, gravestone photos, WPA graves registration, SSDI records, census records, veteran burial records, Clayton co. Death Certificates, newspaper articles & the 2017 Monona City Cemetery Association records provided by Jym Montgomery. It will be updated as additional burials are found. You can help - do you know of a burial in the Monona City cemetery that isn't listed? Dates? Corrections?

*The WPA records were transcribed by Phyllis Montour and have been merged into the burial list.
*Richard O'Brien has contributed names, dates & other info. from the Allamakee county Death Records (ACDR), Veterans Affairs records (VAR) and Waukon Standard obits (WS). Some of the ACDR give funeral home - they are abreviated as follows:
Schultz Funeral home =SFH
Martin Funeral home =MFH

*Gravestone photos have been contributed for this cemetery by many people, with hundreds taken by Jym Montgomery.
View gravestone photos for the Monona city cemetery

*Obituaries have been contributed for some of the people in Monona City cemetery. Do you have one to share?
Clayton co. Obituary Board Index & Allamakee co. Obituary Board Index


Name Birth Death Additional information
Cahalan, Lola Helen nee Davis 10/08/1911 08/26/1991 w/o Roger; d/o Arthur & Belle (Cayton); d. Waukon; SFH; ACDR
Cahalan, Roger Francis 'Jiggs' 1917 1984 h/o Lola; U.S. Navy, WWII
Cahoon, Arlene J. 01/28/1924 06/07/1944 d/o Elbert & Esther
Cahoon, Elbert Anson 'Nick' 10/23/1893 02/11/1978 h/o Esther M.; s/o Elbert & Margaret (Blackwell); WWI Veteran
Cahoon, Esther M. nee Van Cura 05/24/1894 08/01/1978 w/o Elbert; d/o Frank & Anna (Jermeier)
Calkins, Asa B.   03/22/1867  
Calkins, Caroline E.   12/29/1868 30y 1m 1d [best guess]; w/o N.D.
Campbell, Allen Bert / Alfred Bart 11/20/1879 06/11/1922 h/o Helen Mary Collins (remarried to Charles Fields, d. Mason City in 1934); s/o James R. & Elizabeth (Dixon); Note: Death cert. = Alfred Bart Campbell
Campbell, Archibald 'Arch' S. 1897 06/29/1979 h/o Irene
Campbell, Elizabeth   03/06/1887  
Campbell, Geneva Gertrude   07/26/1891 10M 1D
Campbell, Herbert J. 05/08/1894 04/08/1957 Pvt., Iowa, Co B. 5th Ammunition TN, WWI
Campbell, Irene M. nee Molitor 08/29/1903 01/17/1994 w/o Arch; d/o Henry & Amelia (Heim)
Campbell, James Patrick 01/19/1921 09/18/1921 s/o Roy & Jean
Campbell, Jean Hildreth nee Griffin 11/06/1883 03/02/1950 1st w/o Roy; d/o Patrick & Jean (Thomson)
Campbell, Jessie M. nee Jenkins 01/27/1876 03/19/1901 w/o J.A. Campbell
Campbell, Jessie nee Oliver 05/19/1885 11/07/1969 d/o William & Minnie (Randall); SFH; ACDR
Campbell, Roy T. 08/14/1888 08/02/1958 h/o 1st Jean, 2nd Helen Griffin; s/o James R. & Elizabeth (Dixon); Note: his 2 wives were sisters,
Campbell, Tina 09/10/1886 04/16/1887 ssa Jessie M.
Campbell, William   06/27/1868 stone has age inscribed but sunken in ground
Canoe, Estella C. 05/30/1880 05/20/1900 ssa Mary E.
Canoe, James 06/22/1854 03/22/1905 h/o Lydia
Canoe, Lydia nee Stafford 12/25/1859 03/06/1933 w/o James
Canoe, Lucille nee Rickettes 06/25/1900 09/06/1981 w/o Raymond
Canoe, Mary E. 10/22/1881 08/24/1898 ssa Estella
Canoe, Raymond Allen 11/24/1894 02/24/1984 h/o Lucille; SFH; ACDR
Canoe, Ross William 05/08/1892 11/28/1965  
Carlson, Christine 1836 1912  
Carlson, Ethel Gertrude nee Marfilius 02/08/1916 05/12/1986 w/o Oscar A.
Carlson, Irene Isabelle nee Ferguson 10/13/1908 09/04/1999 w/o Keith K.; d/o Wilbert & Mary (Moses); d. Postville; SFH; ACDR
Carlson, John 1836 1891  
Carlson, Keith Kersten 05/20/1916 06/15/1997 h/o Irene I.; s/o George & Audry F. (Kersten); d. Rochester, MN
Carlson, Oscar Awald 08/03/1910 07/26/1988 h/o Ethel
Carpenter, Alice A. 1859 08/18/1921  
Carpenter, Andrew J. 1829 1920  
Carpenter, Mary E. 1840 1932  
Carpenter, Mary G. Scoval nee Waalk 1921 05/??/1979 w/o Robert Carpenter; died in Arcadia, CA
Carpenter, William L. 1874 03/03/1906  
Carr, Edward L.   01/05/1857 b. Northumberland, England
Carr, Eunice M. 1911 2003 w/o W. Preston
Carr, Francis   09/03/1872 age 64, b. Northumberland, England
Carr, Hugh   07/31/1871 b. Northumberland, England
Carr, James   08/31/1895 b. Northumberland, England
Carr, W. Preston 1912 1958 h/o Eunice
Casaday, Elizabeth nee Monroe 08/24/1846 12/05/1924 w/o Warren
Casaday, George W. 08/04/1868 11/22/1922  
Casaday, Julia nee Hadley 11/21/1811 09/07/1894 w/o William; d/o Towner A. & Mary (Gregg)
Casady, Ward 03/09/1873 01/12/1893  
Casaday, Warren 12/16/1839 08/05/1930 h/o Elizabeth; s/o William & Julia; Co. E 27th IA Inf.
Casaday, William 12/05/1811 01/22/1888 h/o Julia
Chapek, James 1870 12/22/1915  
Chapek, Rosia nee Blaha 06/22/1877 11/07/1931  
Chickering, Ila M. 12/26/1910 12/30/2004 w/o Sidney
Chickering, Sidney Louis 02/25/1908 09/11/1997 h/o Ila; s/o Edwin & Louise (Sanner); d. Waukon; SFH; ACDR
Christianson, Barbara nee Kurth 09/30/1931 03/06/2014 d/o Lester & Esther (Kliefoth)
Christianson, Curt 04/01/1960 04/17/1960 s/o Henry & LaVonne (Mueller); Note: his parents are buried in Marion Lutheran cemetery, Gunder
Christofferson, Leo James 12/19/1928 09/11/2006 2nd h/o Ramona; s/o Wm & Alice (White); U.S. Marine Corps, Korea
Christofferson, Ramona Ruth Stevenson nee Bentien 06/07/1928 09/28/2008 1st h/ Gaylord Stevenson (divorced), 2nd h/ Leo; d/o Linford & Thelma (Henderson)
Churchill, Harriet Eliza nee Chamberlin 10/01/1833 11/04/1897 w/o Harvey
Churchill, Harvey B. 1830 03/27/1901 h/o Harriet
Clark, Della A. nee Cummings 1874 05/11/1940 w/o James
Clark, James Monroe 06/17/1853 04/27/1937 h/o Della; s/o Geo. & Harriet; Note: his obit gives YOB 1852, gravestone 1853
Clawson, Howard Harold 1910 08/09/1983 h/o Barbara; d. Veterans Adm. Hosp., Fort Harrison, Montana; BM2 U.S. Navy, WWII
Clawson, Lloyd 1901 08/01/1980 h/o Mary O.; d. Concord, CA
Clawson, Mary E. 12/22/1911 02/09/1963  
Clawson, Mary Ora nee Finley 07/25/1905 05/16/1933 w/o Lloyd W.; d/o Mr. & Mrs. J.O. Finley; ACDR
Clement, William 1793 07/11/1851  
Clifford, Ella Mae 1881 1947 d/o Michael & Ellen
Clifford, Ellen nee Irwin 10/17/1840 01/22/1921 2nd w/o Michael Clifford (buried St. Mary's, McGregor); d/o William & unkn. Ormsby
Clifford, William Irwin 10/22/1875 10/04/1956 s/o Michael & Ellen
Cliton, Chas. C. 1878 1932  
Cliton, Helen Russell 1883 1923  
Colby, Boyd R.     h/o Constance; s/o Donald & Betty
Colby, Bradford L.     h/o Julia; s/o Donald & Betty
Colby, Bruce E.     h/o Karen; s/o Donald & Betty
Colby, Constance nee Beall     w/o Boyd
Colby, Donald G. 03/01/1917 08/25/2009 h/o Betty; s/o Gustav & Ida; U.S. Army, WWII; Note: his obit gives military service in the Army, her obit says he served in the Air Force; during WWII this branch of service was called Army Air Forces
Colby, Gustav Edward 'Guss' 05/14/1883 08/03/1971 h/o Ida; s/o August & Efrezene
Colby, Harriet 'Betty' nee Seybert RN 1913 06/04/1989 w/o Donald; d/o Fred & Verna
Colby, Ida Frances nee Meyer / Moyer 1888 12/25/1953 w/o Gustav
Colby, Julia nee Johnson     w/o Bradford
Colby, Karen nee Erickson     w/o Bruce
Collins, Ebenezer Ritch 01/29/1849 05/1?/1912 h/o Laura R. Hellenbolt
Collins, Cassius M. 1859 1936  
Collins, David L. 12/21/1846 11/22/1926 s/o Elbridge & Ann; died at Iowa Falls, IA
Collins, Elbridge G. 1811 1875 h/o Ann
Collins, Julia E. Derr 1858 1917 w/o David
Collins, Margaret E. 1851 1910  
Collins, Mary Ann nee Hawes/Hanes 1825 1898 w/o Elbridge
Collins, Mary E. 1853 1915  
Collins, Monteyville 'Monte' E. 08/02/1855 09/16/1917 s/o Elbridge & Ann
Collins, Orpham   01/01/1873 32y 1m; w/o Oscar
Collins, Samuel 1862 12/03/1913  
Cords, Alice Mathilda nee Tewes 08/05/1903 09/22/1988 w/o Raymond
Cormack, Lottie 1889 1954 w/o Thomas
Cormack, Thomas 1886 1945 h/o Lottie
Cortis, Allen M. 12/29/1818 04/01/1890 h/o Anna
Cortis, Anna 05/13/1832 11/26/1892 w/o Allen
Cowell, David H. 1903 09/14/2001 ssa Wilma
Cowell, Dwight T. 03/05/1957 07/31/1966  
Cowell, Wilma Merle nee Melcher 1907 2003 w/o David
Cox, Judith M. 09/09/1939 05/15/2014 w/o Robert
Cox, Robert G. 06/08/1937 10/07/2009 h/o Judith
Coxey, Donald John 09/24/1916 10/18/1988 h/o Leona S.; s/o John & Jennie (Corenski)
Coxey, Leona S. nee Lake 12/04/1918 07/01/2008 w/o Donald J.
Crage, Hattie   08/16/1871  
Crane, Sarah Sletor   1874 age 84
Cummings, Alice 03/22/1848 06/17/1911  
Cummings, Thomas 09/10/1832 11/01/1905  
Cunningham, Augusta Bonzer nee Scheffert 07/19/1893 05/03/1969 w/o 1st John Bonzer, 2nd Daniel Cunningham; Note: her gravestone has Augusta Bonzer engraved
Cunningham, Francis nee Collier 1853 02/21/1931 "Mother"; w/o Isaac
Cunningham, Daniel H. 1877 04/19/1932 2nd h/o Augusta; s/o Isaac & Frances (Collier)
Cunningham, Hazel nee Rowland 12/16/1892 07/13/1987 w/o James; d/o Cameron & Augusta (Weber); d. Postville; SFH; ACDR
Cunningham, Ida Matilda 1869 1924  
Cunningham, Isaac 1852 06/29/1923 "Father"; h/o Francis
Cunningham, James 11/22/1885 04/29/1964 h/o Hazel; s/o Isaac & Frances (Collier); I.O.O.F. section
Cunningham, William 1880 06/18/1913  
Curtis, Barton O. 08/01/1868 08/03/1911 s/o Harvey & Clara
Curtis, Clara O. nee Olmsted 1848 01/13/1927 w/o Harvey
Curtis, Harvey S. 12/04/1839 06/05/1924 h/o Clara; s/o Harvey Silas & Sarah (Baker) Curtis, foster s/o Samuel Porter; Co. A, 3rd Ill. Cavalry & Co. F, 8th U.S. Veteran Vol. Inf.
Curtisen, Jacob 1868 12/30/1911  
Daubenberger, Anna Mariah   07/25/1888 age 80; w/o Joseph
Daubenberger, Frank 1813 1889  
Daubenberger, Fred J. 1861 1916  
Daubenberger, Joseph 1810 02/24/1864 h/o Anna
David, Eunice Lurlene nee Mitts 1935 03/05/2009 w/o Virgil
David, Virgil John 04/07/1927 04/16/2014 h/o Eunice; s/o John & Molly (Herbal)
Davis, Angeline 07/12/1874 07/24/1952 d/o Melvin & Esther
Davis, Asa M.   03/12/1900  
Davis, Cerns Ora 04/20/1888 01/08/1948 1st h/o Gladys Flack; 352nd Inf. 88th Div. WWI
Davis, David Arthur 04/14/1885 11/14/1979 h/o Pauline B.; s/o Jay Casper & Nettie (Vaugen); d. Waukon; SFH; ACDR; Note: see also Nettie Russell
Davis, Esther nee Olmsted 12/25/1849 06/14/1928 w/o Melvin
Davis, Flora E. 04/20/1872 01/13/1947 d/o Melvin & Esther
Davis, Frank Olmsted 12/02/1876 03/05/1965 h/o Mary Cross; s/o Melvin & Esther
Davis, Gladys Marie nee Flack 08/28/1905 12/08/1979 1st h/ Cerns, 2nd Darwin Brown; see entry for Gladys Brown
Davis, Letitia 04/08/1815 07/29/1850 aged 35y 3m 25d
Davis, Melvin 02/16/1842 03/16/1931 h/o Esther; s/o Stephen & Katherine (Field); Co. D, 17th Maine Inf., Civil War
Davis, Pauline Belle nee Cayton 05/12/1886 03/16/1936 w/o David A.; d/o C.L. Cayton
Dean, Charles A. 07/06/1821 11/03/1900 h/o Lucretia
Dean, Lucretia nee French 11/18/1824 12/17/1912 w/o Charles
Debes, Anna Caroline nee Duwe 1887 07/14/1959 w/o William
Debes, August 05/04/1855 11/27/1915 h/o Emma
Debes, Elizabeth Maria 12/14/1898 09/12/1972 d/o August & Emma; d. Postville hospital; SFH; buried in Debes lot, west cemetery; ACDR
Debes, Emma nee Klein 08/04/1857 09/08/1940 w/o August
Debes, Harry S. 1892 1967 s/o August & Emma
Debes, Harvey J. 09/18/1892 03/28/1979 s/o August & Emma; never married; d. Postville hospital; SFH; ACDR
Debes, Mary H. 1899 1969  
Debes, William Adam 04/19/1885 09/02/1969 h/o Anna; s/o August & Emma
DeGraw, Asa 11/05/1815 10/22/1904 h/o Mary
DeGraw, Edmund 08/16/1847 08/27/1937 h/o Ella; s/o Asa & Mary
DeGraw, Ella Artlica nee Butts 07/22/1854 01/31/1924 w/o Edmund; d/o Andrew J. & Eliza (De Force)
DeGraw, Mary nee Ferguson 06/22/1822 02/21/1892 w/o Asa
DeGraw, Ross   04/19/1943  
Dehl, Robert M. 07/02/1952 12/22/1977 age 25; was a federal grain inspector, killed in a grain elevater blast in New Orleans
Demeree, John D.   05/11/1858  
DeMoss, George A. 1888 1928  
Depue, Blanch E.   03/07/1875  
Dettmann, Alvin John 09/07/1903 03/11/2003 h/o Selma; s/o Julius & Alvina (Hamann)
Dettmann, Selma Caroline nee Kregel 09/01/1906 03/03/1983 w/o Alvin J.; do Fred . & Louisse (Meyer)
Diamond, Ellen May nee Barnhouse 05/30/1848 03/14/1933 w/o John; d/o Francis & Nancy (Kelly)
Diamond, Francis 'Frank' 01/14/1871 05/12/1947 h/o Louise Anderson; s/o John & Ellen
Diamond, John 02/10/1848 04/1?/1939 h/o Ellen; s/o Henry
Diamond, Mae E. 1886 1960 d/o John & Ellen
Dickinson, Gladys nee Peters 10/11/1908 07/09/1967 w/o Homer; d/o Michael & Emma (Moritz); died in Bever Dam, WI
Dickinson, Homer 1884 1957 h/o Gladys; s/o Charles & Anna (Patterson); Corporal, Missouri National Guard prior to WWI
Dickman, Arno W. 12/06/1906 07/19/1948 h/o Helen
Dickman, Duane   12/03/1933 infant s/o Arno & Helen
Dickman, Helen Barbara nee Kurelmeyer 09/17/1902 10/27/1988 w/o Arno; d/o John & Lenora (Hagensick); d. Waukon; SFH; ACDR
Dilger, Arthur F. 1891 1966 h/o Macie
Dilger, Macie 1897 1970 w/o Arthur
Doerr, Jane 1865 1925 "mother of Robert W. Bluck"
Doom, Jean L. nee Wiethorn 1924 08/11/1998  
Douglas, Carrie Vernelia 'Nelia' nee Linendoll 12/29/1865 11/23/1917 w/o Joseph; her obit gives DOB 12/29/1864
Douglas, Elma 05/20/1889 09/23/1889 d/o Joseph & Nelia
Douglas, Elva 05/20/1889 09/23/1889 d/o Joseph & Nelia
Douglas, Harley 06/18/1896 12/14/1902 s/o Joseph & Nelia
Douglas, Joseph 07/31/1865 07/10/1899 h/o Vernelia
Dow, Lottie A.   10/01/1872 20y 1m; w/o E.G. Dow
Downing, Charles Washington 04/01/1851 03/08/1937 I.O.O.F. section; h/o S. Frances; s/o Hiram & Charlotte
Downing, Dewey 1898 1969 funeral home marker
Downing, Homer Leslie 05/19/1873 09/15/1918 h/o Sarah E. Fair; s/o C.W. & Frances
Downing, John W. 09/1859 1914 h/o Mary
Downing, Mary nee Bonzer 1855 1934 w/o John
Downing, Mae nee Bothel 02/14/1871 10/25/1932 w/o Claude E.; d/o John & Rachial (Mangus)
Downing, Sarah Frances nee Williams 09/11/1854 01/24/1926 w/o C.W.; d/o Lloyd & Elizabeth (Sperry)
Downing, William 1878 1918 s/o John & Mary; died in WWI
Drake, Ellen M. 'Ella' 10/11/1846 06/17/1872 25y; d/o Charles C. & Julia A. (Warner); Teacher
Dull, Alice Effie nee Ames 05/30/1903 01/06/1993 w/o Page; d/o Absaalom & Mary (Scheid)
Dull, Daniel J. 07/06/1838 12/31/1914 h/o Eliza J.; Co. A, 7th WVa Inf. & Co. E, 4th IA Inf.
Dull, David Russell 03/13/1899 1946 h/o Dorothy
Dull, Donald Gene 1954 12/16/1995 died in Akron, OH
Dull, Dorothy Emelia nee Biggs 10/14/1902 11/18/1978 w/o David R.; d/o Wm & Effie
Dull, Edna Mae 11/15/1895 07/14/1913 d/o Wm & Lucy; died in N. Dakota
Dull, Eldon Duaine 03/30/1928 07/17/1982 h/o Delores [see Hazel Goodfellow entry]; s/o David R. & Dorothy; killed in motorcycle accident
Dull, Eliza J. nee Boyce 11/23/1834 12/26/1915 w/o Daniel J.;
Dull, Eugene L. 02/14/1924 06/29/1999 h/o Georgia M.; s/o Page & Alice; died in Falls Church, VA
Dull, Eva nee Miller 02/27/1839 01/29/1917 w/o Simon B.; d/o Michael & Rebecca
Dull, Georgia Mae nee Bruehahn 10/04/1927 03/05/2001 w/o Eugene L.; d/o Walter A. & Gladys (Schroeder); died in Falls Church, VA
Dull, Joan Marie 12/09/1946 01/13/1947 d/o Eugene & Georgia; twin of Jean M.
Dull, Lucy Ellen nee Wymore 09/05/1871 08/15/1911 w/o William
Dull, Mary Margaret 1867 1889 d/o Daniel & Eliza
Dull, Minnie E. 1873 1958 d/o S.B. & Eva
Dull, Page W. 1899 06/08/1976 h/o Alice; s/o Wm. & Lucy
Dull, Rebecca 01/18/1870 03/24/1941 d/o S.B. & Eva
Dull, Rebecca Jane 06/02/1859 10/12/1923 d/o S.B & Eva
Dull, Ronnie David 01/07/1949 01/08/1949 1d; infant s/o Eldon & Delores; born & died Postville hospital
Dull, Simon Barjonas 05/20/1834 03/25/1926 h/o Eva; Co E, 4th Iowa Vol. Inf.
Dull, William E. 11/11/1867 05/03/1945 h/o Lucy; s/o S.B. & Eva
Dunning, David Vine 1864 1927 h/o Eliza J.
Dunning, Eliza Jane nee Lytle 1867 11/17/1952 w/o David V.
Dunning, Leslie Leroy 10/12/1917 09/28/1983 s/o Roy & Abbie (Smith); d. Postville hosp.; SFH; ACDR
Duwe, Christine 1895 1977 w/o Walter
Duwe, Henry 03/22/1858 10/28/1931 h/o Mary; s/o Henry & Louisa
Duwe, Herman 06/08/1880 01/24/1965 s/o Henry & Marie
Duwe, Marie 'Mary' nee Dannenbring 03/04/1860 02/08/1940 w/o Henry; d/o Henry & Wilhelmina (Duwe)
Duwe, Walter H. 1893 1965 h/o Christine
Dyke, Anna Belle nee Downing 02/28/1888 12/17/1952 w/o John
Dyke, Cile Edwin 01/10/1915 12/03/1967 s/o John & Annabelle
Dyke, John Philip 05/26/1883 03/22/1957 h/o Anna Belle; s/o Frank & Susan (Ulish)

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