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Anna Mae "Maizie" Kuenster

March 23, 1934 May 4, 2019
Anna Mae "Maizie" Kuenster
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Obituary for Anna Mae "Maizie" Kuenster

Anna Mae “Maizie” Kuenster, 85, of Iowa City, died Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.

Memorial Mass will be celebrated Thursday, May 9, at 1:00 pm at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Iowa City. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Iowa City.
A gathering of friends will be held at Hilltop following the burial.

In lieu of flowers and plants, memorials may be directed to the Anna Kuenster Memorial Fund. Arrangements are with Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service in Iowa City.

Anna was born March 23, 1934 in Iowa City, the daughter of Edward & Celia (Brickner) Krall. She was united in marriage to Norman J. “Mick” Kuenster on March 6, 1951 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. Anna helped with her husband’s business, Mick’s Underground Construction Company, until Mick’s retirement in 1994.

Anna had worked at Hilltop in the kitchen and was a familiar face there for many years until her retirement in 2013.

She was a grandmother figure to many over the years – treating them like her own.

Anna is survived by close family and many friends.

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1:00 PM 5/9/2019 1:00:00 PM
St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church

630 East Davenport Street
Iowa City, IA 52245

St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church
630 East Davenport Street Iowa City 52245 IA
United States

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St. Joseph's Cemetery- Iowa City Final Resting Place

1122 N. Dodge Street
Iowa City, IA 52245

1122 N. Dodge Street Iowa City 52245 IA
United States

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