Burial: Laurel Hill Cemetery ~ Irvington, Iowa
Dennis Leo Stammer was born May 12, 1962, in Perry, Iowa son of James L. and Bonnetta J. (Gronbach) Stammer. He grew up in the Algona area and was employed at IBP in Dakota City, NE for fifteen years. He then lived in Winnebago, NE and was employed at the Indian Health Services in Winnebago. In 2003 he went to Texas as was with the Columbia Space Craft Recovery Team. He had been a resident of Dakota City since 2004. Denny was presently employed with maintenance at the Marina Inn in South Sioux City, Nebraska.
Denny loved being with his family. He enjoyed visiting with friends, playing cards, watching wrestling, fishing and hunting. Dennis Leo Stammer died Monday, November 12, 2007 from injuries received in an automobile accident at the age of 45.
He is survived by four sons, Derrick Thomas, Davin Thomas, Denny Stammer and Dennis L. Stammer Jr.; a daughter, Amanda Stammer; a brother, James Stammer and his wife Cathy of Perry; three sisters, Victoria Kemna and her husband Ken of Spirit Lake, Cheryl Nguyen and her husband Tri of Des Moines, and Brenda Stammer of Des Moines; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.