Dennis Joseph (Joe) Rosauer
Dennis Joseph (Joe) Rosauer, 72, of Solon, passed away from congestive heart failure at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, on Nov. 26, 2016. Born Feb. 20, 1944, he was the son of Laverne (Bus) and Mabel Rosauer. He was raised in Hampton and graduated from Hampton High School in 1961.
He worked as a Saab mechanic in Cedar Falls and Waterloo for RuLon Motors and Friedley Saab. He was named a Saab master technician, the highest level of achievement in the Swedish automaker’s technical training program. He eventually moved to Solon, and worked at Bontrager Auto Service in Iowa City.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Mavis Mohring Rosauer. He is survived by his daughter Danielle (Chris) Beranek of Cumming; Jolene (Casey) Oler of Center Point and Justin Mohring of Cedar Rapids; and grandchildren Erin Beranek, Cale and Barrett Oler.