Dennis Dean Moeller, 62 of Klinger, rural Readlyn, Iowa, died on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at his home.
Dennis was born on September 26, 1946, in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of Eldo and Florence (Koepke) Moeller. He was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Klinger. He attended kindergarten through eighth grade at Immanuel Lutheran School and graduated from Wapsie Valley High School in 1964. After high school he joined his father on the farm and together they developed one of the top dairy herds in Bremer County during the 1970's and 1980's. Dennis was united in marriage to Linda Becker on April 20, 1969, in Plainfield, Iowa.
Dennis enjoyed playing cards, attending Wapsie Valley, UNI and Iowa Lakes basketball games, and was a member and commissioner of the Wapsie Valley Rotisserie Baseball League. He has been active in the Immanuel Lutheran-Klinger Church most recently serving as vice-chairman.
He is survived by his wife, Linda; four sons, Scott Moeller and his wife, Keri of Anthem, Arizona; Darin Moeller and his wife, Kris of Estherville, Iowa; Kevin Moeller and Travis Moeller at home on the farm; four grandchildren, Lauren, Jayson, Kylie and Brett Moeller; two sisters, Pat Wetlaufer and her husband, Steve of Winterset, Iowa; Brenda Niebuhr and her husband, Kraig of Northfield, Minnesota; and one brother, Eldo Moeller and his wife, Carolyn of Readlyn, Iowa and his mother-in-law, Virginia Becker of Waverly, Iowa. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 10:30 am at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Klinger, rural Readlyn, Iowa. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Klinger. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Readlyn. Memorials may be directed to the family for a later designation to North Star in Waverly, Iowa and Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa. Online condolences may be left at www.kaisercorson.com