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Timothy Dahms

Timothy Dahms, 65, of Hornick, Iowa passed away unexpectedly due to an ATV/motor vehicle accident on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.

A memorial visitation was held from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at the Rush Family Chapel in Onawa, Iowa. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service in Onawa.  Condolences may be left for the family at

Timothy John Dahms was born November 4, 1954 in Emerson, Nebraska the son of Wayne Charles and Bonnie Ruby (Gutzmann) Dahms. He grew up near Hornick, Iowa and graduated from Westwood High School in Sloan, Iowa, where he excelled in the FFA and Agriculture Classes.

He attended the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota, where he received his Certified Diesel Mechanic Degree.

Tim enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, cooking, and working. Tim’s main enjoyment came from farming the land, and he was a great farmer. Tim cherished the memories from his father’s time flying planes, and Tim was actively attaining his own pilots license.

He also enjoyed traveling, especially to snowmobiling trips in Colorado.

Survivors include his mother, Bonnie Dahms of Hornick; two sons, Clinton Mark Dahms of Hornick and Grant O. Dahms of Onawa, Iowa; his step-daughter, Jennifer Pope of Nebraska; two granddaughters, Abigail and Gabriella; his brother-in-law, Art Streeter; nephews, Tommy Streeter, Steve Streeter, and Jason Streeter and their families; and several other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Dahms; grandson, Markis Dahms; brother, Mark Dahms; and sister, Susan Dahms.

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  1. Ken and Eileen Bagley on August 4, 2020 at 2:22 pm

    We are extremely saddened by the loss of your Dad,so sudden so fast, Please know that we are here for you should you need us TRULY!! 4 anything humanly possible we will be there to help any way we can.

    Bless all of you in this time of grief and onward after,
    Ken & Eileen

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