Death Notice: Sr. Lynne Elwinger


A funeral service and Mass of Christian Burial for Sr. Lynne Thérèse Elwinger, OCD, 79, Prioress of the Carmelite Monastery, will be held Saturday, March 16, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Ann's Catholic Church, Long Grove. Following the funeral liturgy, a luncheon will be held in the Parish Hall. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be Friday, March 15, from 4-6 p.m at the church. A wake service will be held at 6 p.m. The Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, is assisting with arrangements.

Sr. Elwinger died Monday, March 11, 2019, at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

Memorials may be made to the Carmelite Monastery, 17937 250th St., Eldridge, IA 52748.

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A full obituary will appear in the March 20 edition of The NSP