Henry Stuer - 91
8/10/1923 - 7/25/2015
Henry “Hank” Stuer, Jr. age 91 of Clinton, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Bickford Assisted Living in Clinton. There will be no visitation or services. Burial will be in St. Boniface Cemetery. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Hank was born in Clinton on August 11, 1923, the son of Henry and Lena M. (Hill) Stuer, Sr. He attended Clinton Schools. Hank served with the U.S. Army during W.W. II with the 8th Armored Division, under General George Patton, in Central Europe, the Ardennes and Rhineland. He also served for three years with the occupation forces as an M.P. Hank married Geraldine “Jerry” Jackson on September 18, 1948 in Clinton. Jerry passed away on October 8, 2004. He was in employed in the maintenance department at E.I. DuPont for 30 years. He served as a Vice President and Director of the Union at DuPont. He enjoyed wood working, vacationing in Wisconsin, spending time with his grandchildren and listening to Leo Greco and Lawrence Welk. He was an Iowa Hawkeye and Chicago Cub fan.
Hank is survived by a daughter, Kathie Grycki of LeClaire; two sons, David (Rise’) Stuer of Cedar Rapids and Tom (Kim) Stuer of Camanche; eight grandchildren, Kayla (Landis) Andresen, Kyle (Jessica) Justin, Nicholas (Marilee Heath), Nathan and Samantha Stuer, Christopher and Shawn Grycki and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife “Jerry”; a daughter, Susan Neff; son-in-law, Steve Neff; two brothers; a sister; four half-brothers and six half-sisters. Memorials may be made to the Quad Cities Honor Flight. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Burial will be in St. Boniface Cemetery. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family.