Justin Steenhard

justin steenhard
Justin Steenhard, age 31, of Elma, IA died on Monday, September 10, 2012, in a construction accident near Marion, IA. Justin Daniel Steenhard was born on May 25, 1981 to Martin and Kathi (Smith) Steenhard in Cresco, IA where he attended school. He was later employed as a welder and also was employed in the construction field. Most recently, he was employed by CFI in affiliation with Croell Redi-Mix for the past three years. He enjoyed camping, tinkering in his garage on vehicle repair, playing pool, bonfires and spending time with his daughters and family. Justin is survived by his father, Martin Steenhard (significant other, Susan Boehmer) of Cresco, IA; his mother, Kathi (Tom) Mihm of Elma; his fiancรฉ, Missy Holthaus of Elma; his daughters, Kirsten Turvold and Amber Steenhard, both of Cresco; his brother, Michael (Stacy) Boehmer of bowling Green, KY; his sisters Amy Boehmer (Fiance, Scott Tienter) of Lime Springs, IA and Lacey Roethler of Elma; his grandparents, Larry and Maryann Steenhard of Waverly, IA and Gene and Patricia Miller of Dumont, IA and Jack and Norma Smith of Cresco, IA; great-grandma, Ruby Hawke of Dumont, IA; his good friend, Tony Roethler and numerous aunt, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandparents and his paternal great-grandpas and great-grandma. Cemetery: Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Schley, IA. Memorials may be directed to the family. Visitation will be held from 4:00-8:00pm on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Conway-Markham Funeral Chapel in Elma, IA and will continue at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Friday. Funeral Services will be held 10:30am on Friday, September 14, 2012 at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma with Father Steve Garner celebrating.

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  1. Hey I knew Justin as a friend and also as a Monday night pool player he was a great guy and I can honestly say he was very fun to play against in pool even though I could never beat him but from all of us Monday night player please rest in peice Justin you will be missed so very much Love, all your pool playing friends

  2. Justin was such a free spirit. I never seen him without a smile on his face. No matter your mood he always made you laugh! I am gonna miss him giving me shit. I am so truely sorry for your loss. He will forever be missed and forever in our hearts. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone

  3. Justin was such a free spirit. I never seen him without a smile on his face. No matter your mood he always made you laugh! I am gonna miss him giving me shit. I am so truely sorry for your loss. He will forever be missed and forever in our hearts. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone

  4. Kathy and family I’m so sorry for your lost. Justin was a big part of my family he will me missed but alway loved by all of us. Our Prays go out to all of you.

  5. May Justin’s family find peace and relive happy memories through this very sad time. May his daughters be protected by him as their guardian angel. So sorry for the loss of your loved one.

  6. My prayers go out to Missy, Kathi, Tom, and the rest of Justins family. He touched all of our lives in a very special way.

  7. My thoughts and prayers go out to Justin’s loved ones. He will truly be missed. Justn was a kind hearted friend to anyone in need. May angels surround you now and show you God’s love.

  8. my thoughts and prayers go out to justins children girlfriend and friends and family. justin anyone who had the opportunity to know and be around you were very blessed. each and everyone of us have a memory that cannot and will not ever be forgotten. u were family to all of us and for that i thank you with all my heart. till we meet again r.i.p. love you justin.

  9. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of Justin’s family and close friends. Take comfort that he is now in heaven and looking after all of you. Darcy, Ariana and Devon Moser and Derek Smith.

  10. Steeno, i will never forget the good times and my favorite one I would have to say, is when me, u, my friend megan and my brother adam went to the bar in calmar and when we were leaving ur tires popped on the railroad tracks!!! lol!!! i think about that a lot!! u were an awesome awesome friend and person in general and you have left an imprint on everyone’s heart and memory that you have come into contact!! ๐Ÿ™‚ i love you buddy and will miss you. i’m sorry i was gone for sooo long. u have a wonderful little family!! i am proud of u justin!! rest in peace my friend!! until we meet again

  11. To all of Justin’s family. We are so sorry to hear the passing of Justin he was a great person. You will always be in our thoughts and prayers God Bless.

  12. You were taken from us too soon. I love you and miss you very much. There will always be a special place for you in my heart and you will always be loved and never forgotten. You were my big brother and my best friend. I will love you forever.

    Your sister

  13. I went to school with Justin many years ago. He was such a great kid and turned out to be a great young man! I ran into him the other day after not seeing him for years. We picked right up where we left off. He will be missed by many and he always had a smile on his face. R.I.P only the good die young.

  14. Im so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to Justin’s family. He was a great guy and will be missed by many.

  15. Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go out to Missy and Justins family. Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose

  16. So sorry to hear of your loss. Its still hard for me to believe its true. He was a good father and Amber absolutly loved him and will not be an easy thing for her and your family to get over.

  17. I will always love you! I wish we could have had more time together…. I will miss you always. You were the best Fiance a girl could ask for! I love you I love you I love you!

  18. My sympathy goes out to the family and loved ones of Justin. He will be missed. He touched many lives in his own way. He was always welcome in our home. Rest in peace.

  19. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of your family members.We are thinking of you. Take care.

    Kathy Valasek, Daryl and Gracie Lepa
    Mehmert Tiling Employees

  20. May God be with you in the loss of your loved one… Tenderly…may God’s love heal your sorrow Gently..may the prayers of friends ease your hurting. Softly…May God’s peace replace your heartache with warm and loving memories.. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

    In Faith,
    Di and Reecee Kovarik

  21. To the family and friends of Justin, we are truly sorry for your loss!! No parent should ever have to lose their child, nor their child to lose their parent at such a young age. Amber really loves her daddy! We hope and pray time eases the pain and happiness fills the memory.

  22. We Love you Justin and hope you are at peace. If Missy or Amber need anything i got you bro. Always remember you brother!!!

  23. A loss before its time. So sad, so much living yet to do. We were camping @ Lidtke over Labor Day, BS’d w/ Justin for awhile. Talked about his camper, never knowing his days were numbered. Such a terrible ordeal. Ready to be married, so much living ahead, abruptly ended without warning. So Sad. God Bless His Family, Missy and all who loved him. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Morrison/Boeing/Refshauge Family

  24. I had a great chat with your fiance today reminiscing about good times etc.. 6months later still hurts too lose a great friend always in my heart until i see you again RIP love ya buddy ๐Ÿ™‚


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