Arlyn R. SikkemaFebruary 05, 2018
Arlyn R. Sikkema, age 70, of Lyndon, died Sunday, February 4, 2018, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison.
Arlyn was born July 8, 1947, in Morrison the son of Dwaine and Emily "Billie" (Howe) Sikkema. He married Deb Wetzell on June 19, 1990, in Mauston, Wis. Arlyn was employed at the Local 2158 in Bettendorf, Iowa as a millwright for 40 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time in Wisconsin and with his dog, Kodiak. Most of all, he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Deb of Lyndon; one son, D.J. (Regina) Sikkema of Lyndon; one daughter, Ada (Mike) Cowlishaw of San Diego, Calif.; one brother, Brent (Daniel) Sikkema of New York City, N. Y.; five grandchildren, Ethan Sikkema, Kaedyn Cowlishaw, Alexis Sikkema, Karter Cowlishaw and Ariella Cowlishaw; and one nephew, Lucas Sikkema.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation rites will be accorded. Private services will take place at a later date.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhome.com.