Charles Steffen, 68, of Oelwein passed away on Thursday June 11, 2015 at Manor Care in Waterloo. A memorial visitation will be held from 4-7 PM on Wednesday June 17, 2015 at the Geilenfeld Funeral Home. Per Charlie’s request, please dress in casual attire, or even in your camo. A memorial fund has been established. For condolences, please visit www.geilenfeldfh.com.
Charles Maurice Steffen was born in Iowa City, IA on May 7, 1947 to parents William and Laurel (Gorman) Steffen. He graduated from Sacred Heart Catholic School in 1965. He was employed with Transco Railway Products for 40 years, retiring in 2010. Charlie was an outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing. He was also an avid Green Bay Packers fan.
Left to celebrate Charlie’s life is his brother Ed (Diane) Steffen of Hudson, IA; his sister Yvonne Minton of West Des Moines, IA; his nephew Jackson Minton; several cousins and his many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.