WATERLOO -- Dennis Dwaine Washburn, 69, of Waterloo, died Thursday, June 5, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

He was born Jan. 31, 1945, in Davenport, son of Keith and Mary Hein Washburn. He married Patricia Wehr on April 8, 1978, in Waterloo, and they later divorced.

A U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, Dennis worked at John Deere Waterloo Tractor Works in C&C and production for many years until retirement. 

Survived by: four sons, Matthew and Jonah, both of Waterloo, Andrew of Parkersburg and Nathan of Newton; a daughter, April Washburn of Waterloo; and 13 grandchildren.

Preceded in death by: his parents; a brother, Larry; and a sister, Karen Himer.

Memorial services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories, an Overton Family Service, with inurnment in Fairview Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted by Evansdale AMVETS Post 31 and Waterloo AMVETS Post 19.

Memorial fund: is being established

Condolences can be posted at www.overtonservice.com.

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