Obituaries: Sean Tierney Strachan

Sean Tierney Strachan, 39, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on October 12, 2020 at his home. He was born October 30, 1980 at the Davis County Hospital to John Tierney and Pamela Jenese Dewes Strachan. He attended Davis County High School (Class of 1999) and graduated from the masonry program at Ellsworth Community College. He worked for Midwest Masonry Inc. in Grimes, Iowa. He was a very talented, hardworking mason who loved his job. Sean had a huge heart and was always eager to help people in any way he could. He enjoyed working out, eating healthy, and spending time with his two dogs, Lucy and Taco Tommy. Sean loved his family and he will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his parents, John and Pam Strachan of Bloomfield; sister, Janai (Craig) Johnson of Bloomfield; brother, Shane (Andrea)Strachan of Bloomfield, Iowa, four nieces and nephews, Lane and Adrienne Johnson, Reese and Tristan Strachan; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fran and Billie Dewes, Jeanette Strachan; and two uncles, Michael Strachan, Allen Dewes.

Private Graveside services with burial of the cremated remains will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 23, 2020 at the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield with Rev. Donna Olinger officiating. There will be a gathering for family and friends to celebrate Sean’s life at his parent’s home (504 N. Madison St., Bloomfield) starting at 5:00 p.m. on that Friday. A memorial has been established to his family.