Dean L. Drollinger, age 69 of Iowa City, died Sunday, August 4, 2019, at the Lone Tree Health Care Center in Lone Tree.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at the V.F.W. Post 3949, 609 Highway 6 E, Iowa City. There will be no formal service and the family will begin greeting friends at 3:00 P.M.
Dean Leslie Drollinger was born the son of Lyle and Mildred (Harriman) Drollinger on August 7, 1949 in Decorah, Iowa. He attended City High in Iowa City and later enlisted in the United States Marine Corp.
On July 21, 1977, he was united in marriage to Kandy Kay Hull in Iowa City. The couple made their home in the Iowa City area.
In his free time, Dean enjoyed bowling, fishing, and talking to people no matter where he was at, or what he was doing.
Dean is survived by his wife, Kandy of Iowa City; three children, Desiree Drollinger of Madison, Wisconsin, Brent (Jacey) Drollinger of West Branch and Tammy (Shane) Mallard of Iowa City; six grandchildren, Zachary, Christian and Rachael Drollinger, Caitelynn, Christopher and Trevor Mallard; one great-granddaughter, Navaiya Mallard; two sisters, Dianna Warren of Bronx, New York and Karen Estrella of Denver, Colorado; one brother, Guy (Sue) Drollinger of Iowa City.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
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