Shawn P. Kolthoff

May 30, 2019
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There will be no funeral services per Shawn’s request.



Inurnment will take place at a later date with military honors at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Adel, Iowa.


Please donate in Shawn's memory to Black Hawk County Veterans Affairs, 1407 Independence Ave. #1, Waterloo, IA 50703


Shawn P. Kolthoff, 70, of Dunkerton, IA, formerly of Waterloo, died at UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital on Thursday, May 30, 2019 of complications of cancer.


He was born December 28, 1948, in Waterloo, son of Paul J. and Jeanette F. Lehman Kolthoff and graduated from Waterloo East High School in 1967.


He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict, receiving an honorable discharge.


Shawn married Kathy McKilligan; they were later divorced.


He worked at Chamberlain Manufacturing Corp. until its closing and then at John Deere until retirement.


He is survived by his son, Jon Kolthoff of Waterloo.


Shawn is preceded in death by his parents.


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  1. Sherri and Jack Willey | Jun 03, 2019
    Jon, so sorry for your loss. My husband used to work with Shawn at Chamberlain and always thought highly of him and enjoyed his sense of humor. Thoughts and prayers are with you....
  2. Seth Meany & his folks Joe & Joan | May 31, 2019


    We are sorry to know of your loss. Our prayers are for you to find comfort from your faith, support from friends, love from family (your Mom) and smiles from the fond memories of your Dad.


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