Dwayne Frederick Stoos, 68, of Muscatine, died on Friday, December 14, 2012, at his home.
Funeral Mass will be held at 10 in Muscatine. The Reverend Jason Crossen of the St. Mary and Mathias Parish will officiate. Casket bearers will be Neil Hynick, James Walters, Scot Bokhoven, Gene Waters, Melvin McMains, and Kory Schreiner. Burial will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery. A funeral luncheon will be held at Gannon Hall following the committal service.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Ss. Mary and Mathias Parish or the Muscatine Symphony. Online condolence smay be sent to www.wittichfuneralhome.com
Dwayne was born on May 20, 1944, in Cherokee, the son of Edward J. and Lucille M. Bush Stoos. He married Nancy Hynick on November 6, 1971, at the St. Mary Church in Ottumwa.
He was a US Army veteran, having served in national intelligence department during the Vietnam War.He achieved his executive MBA at the University of Iowa, and retired from Bandag Industries in 2001 as the Director of Global Information Technology.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the American Legion, and enjoyed gardening and woodworking.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Nancy Stoos of Muscatine; one son, Joshua Stoos and wife, Candace, of Cedar Rapids; one daughter, Jennifer Schreiner and husband, Kory, of Letts; four grandchildren, Madison, Owen, and Samantha Schreiner, and Rylan Stoos; one brother, Roger Stoos and wife, Neva, of Rockwell City; two sisters, Theresa Walters and husband, Richard, of Rockwell City, and Cloette Stoos of Lake City; and one sister-in-law, Barbara Stoos of Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James.