Donald E. Stuedemann - 87
8/10/1931 - 7/15/2019
Donald E. Stuedemann age 87 of Clinton, passed away Monday July 15, 2019 at The Alverno Health Care Facility, Clinton. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday July 20th at St. John Lutheran Church in Clinton. Visitation will be held Friday 5 -7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home and Saturday 9:30 AM until the service hour at the church. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Casket bearers will be his grandson, Zachary Eduvas, and nephews, Tom Struve, Wayne Stuedemann, Michael Goettsch, Alan Blasdell, and Steve Patten.Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Donald was born on Aug. 10, 1931 in Clinton, the son of Fred and Bertha (Schwartz) Stuedemann. He was a 1949 graduate of Elvira High School. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict from 1953-1954. Donald married Marilyn Goettsch on Aug. 25, 1957 in Clinton. He farmed on the family heritage farm in Clinton County near Elvira his whole life. Donald was a lifetime member of St. John Lutheran Church in Clinton, where he served as a trustee and an elder. He was past Director for the Iowa Pork Producers, member of the Clinton Farm Bureau, the Miles American Legion Post #677. He enjoyed going on John Deere tractor rides in parades, bowling, horseshoes, and playing cards.
Donald is survived by his wife, Marilyn Stuedemann of Clinton; three daughters, Janet Stuedemann of Denver, CO, Donna (David) Anderson of Elliott City, MD, and Nancy (Rey) Eduvas of Savage, MN; four grandchildren, Kevin, Kara, Zachary, and Maya. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, and a sister.
Visitation will be held Friday 5 -7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home and Saturday 9:30 AM until the service hour at the church.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday July 20th at St. John Lutheran Church in Clinton. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery.