Dean William Schroeder, 64, of Clinton, Iowa passed away at Crestridge Care Center, Maquoketa, on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. Honoring his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded with a memorial service taking place at 11 am on Friday, November 15, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel (2610 Manufacturing Drive). Burial will take place at a later date. Lemke Funeral Homes assisted the family with arrangements.
Dean was born August 26, 1955 in Peoria, Illinois the son of Ernest and Helen (Carr) Schroeder. Dean was united in marriage to Dayna McReynolds on October 9, 1976, after 14 years they divorced.
Dean started his career working at his father's HVAC business. As a skilled sheet metal worker, he would continue working for other area HVAC companies for the next 40 years.
Dean enjoyed playing cards and socializing with family and friends.
Dean is survived by his children – Benjamin “Ben” (Angie) Schroeder of Moline, IL and Amanda (David) King of Lost Nation, IA; eight grandchildren – Benjamin, Calleigh, Summer, Autumn, Hope, Faith, Wyatt, Jesse; 3 brothers – Doug (Sandy) Schroeder of Cedar Rapids, IA, Lowell (Barb) Schroeder of Maquoketa, IA and Ralph (Elaine) Schroeder of Little Rock, AR with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Preceding Dean in death were his parents and one grandson – Kameron.
Memorials made can be directed to the family.