Dennis Stahmer, 68, of Delmar, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday, February 19, 2022, on his farm.
A Celebration of Life will be held from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2022, at Buzzy’s in Welton.
Memorials may be made to the Dennis Stahmer Estate care of Maquoketa State Bank 112 McKinsey Dr, Maquoketa, IA 52060, for future dedication.
D.J. was born August 10, 1953, to Everett and Lois (Kruse) Stahmer in Davenport, Iowa. He attended North Scott High School, but graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in 1972. He married Cindy Hart with whom he had two children. They later divorced. He farmed north of Walcott and ended up farming in the Delmar area from 1994 until the present. He also worked various other jobs, but enjoyed farming most.
D.J. enjoyed attending state and county fairs, farm auctions, and spending time with his family, children and grandchildren. D.J. was an energetic, happy guy with a great smile, and he lit up the room when he walked in. Being with D.J. was always an adventure.
Surviving are his children, John Stahmer, and Jayna (Pat) Lindell both of Bettendorf; grandchildren, Devon and Chloe Stahmer, and Leilani Lindell; siblings, William “Cowboy” (Kathy) Stahmer, Nancy Sparbel, Mary Diercks, and Lori (Rick) Strohbehn; nieces and nephews; and his dog Piff.
He was preceded in death by infant granddaughters, Lila and Hope; his parents; a brother, Glen, sister, Jeanne; and his dog, Jake.
D.J. will be interred at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery, next to his parents and sister.
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