In Memory of David Wayne Lorenzen

David Wayne Lorenzen
David Wayne Lorenzen
Born: February 16, 1958
Died: August 13, 2020
Age: 62
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David Wayne Lorenzen
February 16, 1958 - August 13, 2020
From: Glidden, IA | Originally: Ida Grove, IA

David W. Lorenzen, age 62, of Glidden, Iowa (formerly of Ida Grove, Iowa), passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020, at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center of Des Moines, Iowa. 

A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., at the Christensen-Van Houten Funeral Home of Ida Grove, Iowa. Rev. Neil Wehmas will officiate. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, masks are strongly encouraged and social distancing rules will apply.  The Christensen - Van Houten Funeral Home of Ida Grove, Iowa, is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online

David Wayne Lorenzen, the son of Wayne and Nola (Cox) Lorenzen was born on February 16, 1958 in Ida Grove, Iowa. He grew up and received his education in Ida Grove graduating from Ida Grove High School with the class of 1976. He was involved in wrestling and spent many early mornings working on the family farm.

On July 16, 1982, David was united in marriage to Cindy Hillmann at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Ida Grove. Three children were born to this union: Jennifer, Amber and Courtney. David and Cindy later parted ways.

David worked on the road traveling the United States for Buschman’s for many years installing conveyers in warehouses. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and in recent years spending time with his grandchildren who lovingly referred to him as “pappy”. 

Survivors include his three children: Jennifer (Jason) Vonnahme of Carroll, IA, Amber (Cory) Sporrer of Glidden, IA and Courtney (Leo) Noble of Ida Grove, IA; their mother Cindy Lorenzen of Glidden, IA; four grandchildren: Luke, Noah, Blakeley and Connor Sporrer; nephew Zachary Lorenzen of Julesburg, CO; nieces Heather Lorenzen and family of Panama, IA and Beth Allen and family of Odebolt, IA; as well as other extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents Wayne and Nola Lorenzen; brothers Michael Lorenzen and Jack Lorenzen; and grandson Jett Lorenzen.


10:30 a.m., Tuesday, 
August 18, 2020
Christensen - Van Houten Funeral Home
Ida Grove, Iowa


Rev. Neil Wehmas


Recorded Selections
"Amazing Grace, My Chains Are Gone"
"On Eagle's Wings"


Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 2:32 PM
“sorry for your loss. ”
- Toni Stevens
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 2:32 PM
“I am so very sorry for your loss. I am praying for you all ”
- Justin Dmith
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 2:31 PM
“Our prayers are with you, Cindy and family 🙏”
- Allen & Pam Cornelison
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