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Dennis J. Sheehan

February 1, 2023

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 8, 2023, at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Catholic Church (510 E. 1st St., Ankeny, IA). Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. prior to the service. Mass will be livestrea...

Michael R. Adams, Jr.

January 31, 2023

Michael Adams, Jr., of Bondurant, passed away on January 31, 2023, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, February 6, 2023, at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA). Vi...

Richard L. Hurd

January 25, 2023


Veteran
Richard Lacy Hurd, 71, passed away January 25, 2023, at his home in Hartford, Iowa. He was born July 1, 1951, to Melvin and Joan Hurd in Creston, Iowa. He joined the US Army on June 6, 1969, and proudly served during the Vietnam War. He was honora...

Donald L. Ficek

January 25, 2023

Donald Ludwig Ficek, 76, died January 25, 2023, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, January 30, 2023, at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA). A memoria...

David Smith

January 20, 2023

David B. Smith left his home in Ankeny, Iowa and crossed the rainbow bridge to Heaven on January 20, 2023. He is survived by his wife, Judy; children, Rodney (Jill) Smith, Andrea Lynn (Heath) Higginbotham, Nathan (Whitney) Smith, Ryan (Natalie) Sm...

Judy A. Hughes

January 18, 2023

Judy Ann Hughes, 78, passed away quietly on January 18, 2023 and went to her heavenly home after a nine-year battle with Alzheimer's. The family will greet friends from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, February 10, 2023, at Memorial Services of Iowa (...

Robert E. Boatman

January 18, 2023


Veteran
Robert Eugene Boatman was born March 17, 1927 in Barnes City, Iowa to William “Ray” and Opal “Polly” Armstrong Boatman. He passed away January 18, 2023 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. A visitation with family present will be h...

Gaylen Chesnut

January 17, 2023

Donna Catherine Chesnut (Hansen), of Ankeny, Iowa passed away peacefully at home Monday, January 16, 2023, at the age of 73. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, which always held a special place in her heart. Donna was raised in Ottumwa, Iowa where s...

Donna Chesnut

January 16, 2023

Donna Catherine Chesnut (Hansen), of Ankeny, Iowa passed away peacefully at home Monday, January 16, 2023, at the age of 73. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, which always held a special place in her heart. Donna was raised in Ottumwa, Iowa where s...

David Sanderson

January 15, 2023

David (Dave) Avery Sanderson passed from this life into the presence of his Lord on January 15, 2023. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A memorial servic...

Garland Seibert

January 15, 2023

Garland Winston Seibert, 87, passed away on January 15, 2023. A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., prior to the service...

Mary P. Seals

January 9, 2023

Mary Pearl Seals was born September 4, 1938 and moved to Heaven on January 9, 2023. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at Corinthian Baptist Church (814 School St.) in Des Moines, Iowa. Visitation will be he...

Herbert J. Knudten, Jr.

January 5, 2023

Herbert John Knudten, Jr., 81, of Ankeny, Iowa, passed away on January 5, 2023 in the comfort of his home surrounded by his loving family and friends. A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at Holy Trinity Luthera...

Mark W. Alexander

January 5, 2023

Mark “Butch” William Alexander, 67, of Ankeny passed away on January 5, 2023 at Hospice Taylor House surrounded by his loving family.  He was known to his family and friends as Butch. Visitation will be held at 5:00-7:00 pm, Thursday, January...

Marlayna Lee Yeager

January 4, 2023

Marlayna Lee Yeager, 67, of Ankeny passed away peacefully at home on January 4, 2023, after a brief battle with stomach cancer. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2023, at Memorial Services of Iowa, 4208 N Ankeny...

Gary Anthony Tonhouse

January 4, 2023

Gary A. Tonhouse passed away on January 4, 2023, in Jacksonville, Florida.  A private service was held on January 14, 2023. There will be two Celebration of Life services to follow at a future date, one in Ankeny, as well as one in St. Louis. Gar...

Ronald W. Marshall

January 2, 2023

Ronald Wayne Marshall of Ankeny, Iowa passed from this life into the presence of His Lord January 2, 2023. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at Ankeny First United Methodist Church (206 SW Walnut St). A f...

Janet M. McMahill

January 1, 2023

Dr. Janet Marie McMahill passed away peacefully January 1, 2023, at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa, surrounded by her family. She fought many courageous battles with cancer and most recently developed complications. A memorial service will be he...

Darlene T. Cooper

January 1, 2023

Darlene (Sisler) Cooper, age 90, of Ankeny Iowa passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 1, 2023 at her home surrounded by family. She was born on February 11, 1932, to Rufus and Frieda Sisler, in Coggon Iowa. A funeral service will be held at 11...

Marilyn J. Thompson

December 28, 2022

Marilyn Jean (Hovde) Thompson, 90, of rural Boone, died peacefully on Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at Bethany Life in Story City. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at Bethesda Lutheran Church, 1517 Northwestern...

Nikole Andersen

December 27, 2022

Nikole Danielle Andersen passed away on December 27, 2022, after a lifelong battle with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and its many complications. She was born on February 24, 2000, in Austin, Texas. Nikole is survived by her parents, her mot...

Dale L. Hankemeier

December 26, 2022

Dale Lowell Hankemeier, 63, passed away on December 26, 2022 unexpectedly with his family at his side at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines. A native of Delmar, Iowa and graduate of Delwood High School, he was born on September 16, 1959 to Dorothy...

Sandra Carley

December 26, 2022

Sandra (Sandy) Carley passed away December 26, 2022 from stroke complications at the age of 83. She was born in Omaha, NE, September 25, 1939 to Victor and Stella Carley. Soon they moved to Iowa where she lived until age 25. In her teens, Sandra spen...

Dolores A. Stall

December 25, 2022

Heaven received a “Special Christmas Angel” when Dolores Ann (Nelson) Stall, 93, passed away at Glen Oaks Alzheimer’s Specialty Care Center in Urbandale, IA, on Sunday, December 25, 2022. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. o...

Laveda R. Miller

December 24, 2022

Laveda Ruth Miller went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 24, 2022 at the age of 88 in Des Moines, Iowa. Laveda’s Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 30, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa, 4208 ...