Todd D. Kasemeier, 48, of Sumner, Iowa, died Saturday morning, December 15, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 22, 2012 at St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner, Iowa with Rev. William Runaas, Jr. officiating. Interment will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Sumner. Due to the approaching winter storm, Todd's visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, December 21st at St. John Lutheran Church rather than previously scheduled at the funeral home. Friends may also call for one hour preceding services at the church on Saturday.
A Memorial Fund has been established in his name.
Todd Darryl Kasemeier was born November 15, 1964 at Sumner, Iowa, the son of Darryl and Connie (Mueller) Kasemeier. He was baptized at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, rural Sumner on December 13, 1964, and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner on April 8, 1979. In 1983, Todd graduated from the Sumner High School. On February 10, 1984, he was united in marriage to Melissa Pollow at St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner. Todd helped farm with his parents and was part owner of Kasemeier Grain and Trucking. For the last 13 years he was employed at John Deere. Todd was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner, where he served on the council as a deacon. He enjoyed camping, watching his family’s sport activities, watching the Green Bay Packers, spending time with his family and friends and most of all playing with his grandchildren.
Todd is survived by his Wife, Melissa Kasemeier of Sumner;
3 Children, Caleb (Ashley) Kasemeier, Nichole (Jason) Wagner and Miranda Kasemeier all of Sumner;
3 Grandchildren, Tailyn, Traestin and Teagyn Wagner; Baby Boy, Quincy Kasemeier on the way;
Parents, Darryl and Connie Kasemeier of Sumner;
Brother, Jason (Misoo) Kasemeier of Aurora, Illinois;
2 Sisters, Kim (Mike) Benson of Waterloo and Kandy (Bob) Volker of Isanti, Minnesota;
Maternal Grandmother, Margaret Mueller of Sumner;
Mother-in-law, Karen Yungtum of Sumner;
Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law; Nieces and Nephews; Aunts and Uncles; and
his beloved dog, Spot.
He was preceded in death by his Paternal Grandparents, Edwin & Ella Kasemeier; and Maternal Grandfather, Rollis Mueller.