Dennis D. Duhme, 67, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at his home in Maquoketa, Iowa.
A celebration of Dennis' life will be held at 11 A.M., Friday, March 9, 2018 at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 P.M. on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa. Cremation will follow the visitation. Burial will be at the Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa.
Dennis Darrell Duhme was born on May 4, 1950 in Savanna, Illinois, to Melvin Arlo and Georgia Carol (Tegmeier) Duhme. He was educated in Andrew Schools for six years prior to moving to Morristown, Minnesota where he graduated from Morristown High School. He married Loly Fajayan on October 7, 1985 in Maquoketa, Iowa. To this union two children were born, Andrew and Alex.
Dennis had farmed and milked cows in the Otter Creek area for many years and also worked in the maintenance department at WALMART in Maquoketa for over 25 years.
Dennis enjoyed fishing and gardening and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Loly Duhme of Maquoketa, IA; children, Andrew (Brandi) Duhme of Blue Grass, IA, and Alex Duhme of Maquoketa, IA; 3 grandchildren, Kaylynn, Korbin and Brylee; brothers, Dale Duhme of Sioux Falls, SD, David (Beverly) Duhme of Morristown, MN, and Mike Duhme of Otter Creek, IA; sisters, Darlene (Steve) Luther of Waseca, MN, and Janice (Toby) Wilke of Maquoketa, IA; and his step-mother, Lois Jean Duhme of Maquoketa, IA. He was preceded in death by his parents.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a Dennis D. Duhme memorial fund has been established.
Online condolences may be left at www.CarsonAndSon.com.
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I'm so sorry for your loss. Reading Rev. 21:3,4 gave me such hope when my parents passed away.
I'm a coworker of Alex's and I'm very sorry for your family's loss.
Our deepest sympathies to the Duhme family.
My sympathies to the Duhme family. Always enjoyed Dennis and his sense of humor and wit. He will be missed. Thoughts and prayers to you all. Priscilla Rotunda (cousin)
Loly, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the boys. Bill and I always enjoyed visiting with you both on those rare occasions that our paths crossed. God bless you. Matina and Bill Hobson.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Dennis was a great guy and will be missed by many.
RIP Dennis you were a awesome friend, even thou Dennis and you hadent worked together in years every time you seen us you came up and spoke.. fly high with the angels.
Praying for comfort for the family
To all Duhme family, as a former Otter Creek neighbor & friend, I'm so sorry to hear of Dennis's passing. Ryan and Dennis always teased each other while at Wal Mart and he always had a smile. Please accept our deepest sympathy and prayers. May you find comfort as you gather together to share happy times and warm memories.
Sorry for your loss
Hearing of the passing of Dennis has brought sadness, but the memory of this quiet and gentle man has given a small smile and happiness that I knew him and he will not be forgotten. . My thoughts and prayers are with all of Dennis's family. Keep his memory in your hearts.
Sorry for your loss.
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