Darlene Schoepske was born on March 17, 1932, in Waterloo, Iowa , the daughter of Ithmer and Ina (Maricle) Chase. She graduated from West High School in1950. On January 11, 1953, Darlene was united in marriage with David Schoepske at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Darlene was the owner and operator of Sign Engraving and T-shirt Design. She sold the business in 2003. Darlene also started the art department at Rath’s Packing and was manager there. She enjoyed spending time with family—especially grandchildren and great grandchildren.
On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, Darlene passed away at Ravenwood at the age of 85. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Dale Chase. Darlene is survived by her husband, David; her sons: Mike (Connie) Schoepske and Tim (Kay) Schoepske; her daughters: Sandy (Dana) Walker and Debbie (Brad) Andreassen; ten grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
Memorials may be directed to the Immanuel Lutheran Preschool.
**PLEASE NOTE: There will be a one hour visitation on Monday at Immanuel Lutheran Church from 9:00 am to 10:00 am before the service.**