The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

January 29, 2014

Brian D. Mumm

The Clinton Herald

---- — Brian D. Mumm

Oct. 18, 1964 - Jan. 27, 2014

DEWITT — Brian D. Mumm, 49, of DeWitt, Iowa, died early Monday morning, January 27, 2014, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa.

Brian Douglas Mumm was born October 18, 1964, in DeWitt, Iowa, to Dennis and LaRaine (Busch) Mumm. He was a 1983 graduate of Central Community Schools, DeWitt. Brian was employed by UBC Lumber Company in Davenport, Iowa, as a yardman until illness forced retirement.

He was a member of the United Methodist Church of DeWitt and a former member of the DeWitt Bowling Association. Brian was an avid bowler for many years and a fan of Chicago Cubs baseball, Dallas Cowboy football and Tony Stewart NASCAR racing. He loved his family dearly and cherished the time he spent with his grandchildren and nephews.

Surviving are his parents, Dennis and LaRaine Mumm; a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Michelle Mumm; nephews, Allen Mumm and Devin Mumm all of DeWitt; a son, Nick (Jess) Newkirk and children, Patrick and CeCe; a daughter, Angie (Bryce) VanDrew and children, Kaitlynn “Katie Bug” Fuller, Mersaydez and Isabella VanDrew all of DeWitt; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Preceding Brian in death were his grandparents.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the United Methodist Church, DeWitt, from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 30, 2014. A service of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2014 in the Church with the Rev. Dr. Donald Batz officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, DeWitt.

Pallbearers will be Jim Clark, Mark Abels, Chad Lekwa, Nick Newkirk, Bryce VanDrew and Jason Nantz. Honorary pallbearers will be Allen and Devin Mumm, Patrick and CeCe Newkirk, Kaitlynn “Katie Bug” Fuller and Mersaydez and Isabella VanDrew.

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Death date: Jan. 27, 2014