Dennis Corson, 66, formerly of Hesper
Wednesday, February 05, 2014 3:36 AM
Dennis M. Corson, 66, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, formerly of Hesper, Iowa, died Saturday, Feb. 1, at Sartori Hospital in Cedar Falls.
He was born Dec. 17, 1947, in Boone, Iowa, the son of Ernest and Charlotte Clink Corson. He married Margaret Fettkether on June 20, 1970, in Waterloo, Iowa.
He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was in sales with various building and supply companies in the area.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret of Cedar Falls; a son, Jeff (Louisa) Corson of Waterloo; two daughters, Carolyn (Vance) Hikiji of Huxley and Marisa (Matt) Norris of Berwyn, Penn.; his father, Ernest of Decorah; five grandchildren; three brothers, Doug Corson of Decorah, Dalton Corson of Ames, and Forrest (Barbara) Corson of Des Moines; two sisters, Lynda Metzler of Missouri and Charlene Selbee of New Mexico.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Charlotte Corson.
Services for him will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway. Burial will take place on Friday, Feb. 7, at noon at the Hesper Lutheran Cemetery, Hesper, Iowa. Public visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, and also one hour prior to services Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Disabled Veterans of America or American Diabetes Association.