IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.
updated 10/21/2017


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. It is not yet a complete listing & 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


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 1917 1984 h/o Lola
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, Arch S. 1897 06/??/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. 1903 01/17/1994 w/o Arch
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 - 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, Elbridge G. 1811 1875  
Collins, Julia E. Derr 1858 1917  
Collins, Margaret E. 1851 1910  
Collins, Mary Ann 1825 1898  
Collins, Mary E. 1853 1915  
Collins, Monte E. 1855 1917  
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.
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
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 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; Veteran
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.
Dull, David Russell 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. 1946); d/o Wm & Effie Biggs
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.; Note: obit gives DOB 1831
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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