Darwin ‘Dean’ Pevestorf, age 89, of Ames, and formerly of Stratford, died Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Northridge Village in Ames.

Per his wishes, he has been cremated. Friends may call at the Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel, at Sixth and Marshall, on Friday from 4 until 7 p.m., where the family will be present from 5 until 7 p.m.

Following the visitation, a private family graveside service and burial will be held in the Linwood Park Cemetery, in Boone, at a later date.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Loren; sisters, Charlotte Hobart and Ruby Springer; brothers-in-law Byron Hobart, Clarence ‘Hap’ Springer, and John Wright; sister-in-law, Norma Wright and nephew, Rodney Wright.

Dean is survived by his wife, Phyllis of Ames; daughters, Vickie Carter of Baldwin; Pamela Hasstedt of Windsor Heights; a son, Brent Pevestorf and wife, Liz of Webster City; six grandchildren, Karisa (Stacy) Brown, Tiffany Hasstedt, Krystal (Andrew) Jay, Lindsey (Scott) Harms, Ashley (Ben) Lorenzen, and Jessica Pevestorf; ten great grandchildren, Brennan, Hunter, and McKenna Brown, Tristynn Leon, and Rylie Reese, Avery and Briege Jay, Eastynn Hecht, Briar and Brogan Lorenzen; several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be directed to the Iowa Chapters of the American Heart and the American Cancer Societies.

Online condolences at schroedermemorialchapel.com.

The Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall, Boone is in charge of arrangements.