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Michael Alan Stoos

Michael Alan Stoos, 40, of Gaithersburg, MD, formerly of Remsen& Akron, IA, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Mar. 14, 2010 as a result of a car accident in Maryland.  There was a visitaion for Mike on March 18, 2010 from 7-9 p.m.  There was a funeral service on Friday March 19, 2010 at 10 a.m. all at the Pumphrey Funeral Home in Bethesda, MD.
        There will also be a Funeral Tuesday, March 23 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, IA, Rev. William McCarthy & Rev. Tim Johnson will be officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Catherine's Catholic Cemetery in Oyens, IA.  Visitation will be anytime after 4p.m. on Monday March 22, 2010.  There will be a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. all at Fisch Funeral Home & Monument in Remsen.
            Michael was born on Jan. 31, 1970, at LeMars, IA, the son of Dean Stoos & Kathy Delzeit.  He was raised and educated in Akron, IA.  Graduating from Akron Westfield High School in 1988.  He then attended South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD, graduating with honors in 1993 with a Bachelors degree in engineering.
            On May 23, 1992, he married Karen Simon at Hoven, SD. In 1994 the couple moved to Gaithersburg, MD, where Mike was currently the Chief Technology Officer and the Director of Infrastructure for The Food And Drug Administration in Washington, DC.  Mike was a world traveler including Switzerland, Germany & Japan.  He also loved to play poker, going fishing, volleyball, drinking wine & playing his guitar with his friend Martin HakimDin. 
            Survivors include; His wife Karen of Gaithersburg, MD; His father, Dean Stoos of Dakota City, NE; His mother, Kathy Delzeit of Plainsville, KS; His maternal grandparents, Robert J. & Dorothy Konz of LeMars, IA; Numerous aunts, uncles & cousins.
            Preceded by: His paternal grandparents Henry & Margaret Stoos, his aunt, Janet Konz, his uncle, Richard Konz, and his step-father, Don Delzeit
            Casket Bearers will be: Andrea Gotto, Dan Nacke, Cassie Oetken, Krista Peters, Brian, Chris, Craig & Jeff Stoos.

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Kathy & Family, I can't imagine what you are going through right now. I was shocked and saddened to hear the news today. I had not spoken with Mike in many years, but I wanted to say that I had thought of him often over the years hoping that everything was going just...

Chad Ericson Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Kathy, i was so sorry to hear about Mike's death. you have endured a lot in your life. stay strong. it was nice to visit with you sunday night. take care of yourself. miss you much. Theresa

Theresa Nilles Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear of Michael passing. Will keep you all in my prayers.

Mary Jane (Konz) Burke Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Dean & Family, So Sorry of your loss you have our sympathy and prayers. He was as good looking as his dad. You do not live far from Yankton. Need to visit some time! With prayers!

Mary & Wayne Wurth Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Kathy and to all Family Members! I give you all my deepest sympathy at this time. I have kept you all in my thoughts and prayers! I hope for so much peace for each of you in the journey a head. Know that there is so much love in the world for all of you!!! Keep your ...

Tamie Hindman Herl Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Dean and family, I'm terribly sorry for the loss of your son.

Beth Fravel Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to the Stoos family.

Brent James Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to the family and friends. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Lisa Keever Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Kathy & Family, I can't imagine what you are going through right now. I was shocked and saddened to hear the news today. I had not spoken with Mike in many years, but I wanted to say that I had thought of him often over the years hoping that everything was going just...

Chad Ericson Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Kathy, i was so sorry to hear about Mike's death. you have endured a lot in your life. stay strong. it was nice to visit with you sunday night. take care of yourself. miss you much. Theresa

Theresa Nilles Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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