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John Voigt

August 9, 2022

John William Voigt, 83, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022. Visitation will take place on Friday, August 12, 2022 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Au...

Sally Novak

August 6, 2022

Sally Suzanne (Hines) Novak, 68, of Ankeny, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 6, 2022. A visitation will be held 5-7pm, Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd).  Funeral services w...

Florence H. Bladine

August 5, 2022

Florence Hilda Bladine, 93, passed away August 5, 2022, at Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny, Iowa. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home. A visitation will be held one hour...

Dennis J. Winders

August 4, 2022

Dennis James Winders, 78, died August 4, 2022, of respiratory complications peacefully at Unity Point Methodist in Des Moines. A visitation will be held 5-7pm, Monday, August 8, 2022, at Ankeny Memorial funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd).  A funer...

James Stark

August 3, 2022

James “Jim” William Stark, 62, of West Des Moines, passed away peacefully on August 3, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. A visitation for Jim will be held 9:30am to 11:00am August 5, 2022 at St. Augustin Catholic Church (545 42nd St., Des ...

Donnie Broshar

August 3, 2022

Donnie Ray Broshar, age 71, passed away peacefully on August 3rd, 2022 in his home in Slater, IA, surrounded by his family. He was born on February 12th, 1951 in Centerville to John and Lola Yvonne (Harrison) Broshar. He was a 1969 graduate of Center...

Robert F Peck

August 2, 2022

Robert Frank Peck, 59, of Ankeny passed away August 2, 2022. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 3:00 p.m. at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd., Ankeny, IA). The mem...

Beryl Kerns

August 2, 2022

Beryl Morgan Kerns, 93, passed away August 2, 2022 at her home with family by her side. A funeral will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 8, 2022 at First Church of Christ (310 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny, IA). Family will greet friends an hour p...

Connie S. Hellmann

July 28, 2022

Constance “Connie” Susan Hellmann, 65, passed away peacefully in her home on July 28, 2022. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, August 1, 2022 at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Catholic Church (...

L. Dan Geisler

July 27, 2022

L. Dan Geisler, 86, of Clive, died July 27, 2022 at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. Dan graduated from Maxwell High School in 1954 and went on to Drake University, working his way through college at Look Magazine Corporation. After grad...

Charles R. Vry

July 22, 2022

Charles Richard Vry, 85, of Ankeny, passed away July 22, 2022. A family graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July, 30, 2022, at Vienna Cemetery in Beaman, Iowa. Charles “Charlie” Richard Vry was born the son of Henry an...

Gail M. Goodwin

July 15, 2022

Gail M. Goodwin, of Ames, IA, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2022 at home surrounded by her family, after a brief battle with cancer. Gail was born August 1, 1938 in Portage, WI to Warren B. and Michaelyn Golemboske. Gail had a long career with K...

Nellie F. Watts

July 13, 2022

Nel (Nellie) Watts went out of this world like she lived it—in light, laughter and love. She was briefly hospitalized at the start of July and then diagnosed with terminal acute leukemia. Typically hard headed, she refused to stay in the hospital, ...

Mattias Fiser

July 8, 2022


Veteran
Mattias “Matt” Fiser, 46, Chief Petty Officer, US Navy retired passed away July 8, 2022, peacefully at Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny.  He fought a long battle with a brain tumor. A visitation will be held 4:00pm to 6:00pm, Thursday, July 1...

Mary L. Oswald

July 5, 2022

Mary Lou (Roberts) Oswald, 73, of Clive, Iowa passed away unexpectedly on July 5, 2022. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 9, 2022, at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Family will greet friends and family...

Curleen M. Stewart

July 3, 2022

Curleen May (Wallace) Stewart walked into the arms of her Savior, Sunday, July 3, 2022. She was born in Milo, Iowa on October 25, 1964. A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at her daughter’s house. Curleen graduat...

Stephen E. Loy

June 28, 2022

Stephen Edward Loy, born April 15, 1948 to LeRoy Charles Loy and Betty Jean (Heller) Loy, passed peacefully into his next adventure on June 28, 2022 at the age of 74. A Celebration of Life reception will be held at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 ...

Roger D. Stefani, Sr.

June 27, 2022

The Fighting Irish (Notre Dame & Dowling Maroons) lost their biggest fan on June 27, 2022, when Roger Dale Stefani, Sr., of Ankeny, became a part of the angel choir. Roger was born on October 7, 1939, and graduated from Dowling High School in 195...

Robert Titus

June 26, 2022

Robert “Bob” Eugene Titus, 93, died at his home in Collins on Sunday, June 26, 2022. A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 8, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Collins Christian Church (303 Main St., Collins, IA) followed by a luncheon and priv...

Esther B. Moeckly

June 25, 2022

Esther Moeckly was born on August 23, 1941 and passed away on June 25, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was born in Jefferson City, Missouri to Wilbert and Ova (Davidson) Erisman and was the youngest of seven children. Visitation will be held fr...

Bonnie K. Klein

June 20, 2022

Bonnie Klein, 59, of Ankeny, IA passed away on June 20, 2022 at her home, surrounded by her family after a courageous fight with cancer. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ank...

Neil H. Sutherland

June 19, 2022

Neil Henry Sutherland, 80, of Ankeny, IA passed away June 19, 2022. He was born January 29, 1942 to Harry and Wilma (Chitty) Sutherland in Story County. Neil lived in Story County for the majority of his life. He worked 43 years at the Department ...

Ceone C. Anderson

June 16, 2022

Ceone Colleen Anderson, 87, passed away June 16, 2022 at Sunnyview Care Center in Ankeny, IA. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, June 20, 2022, at St. Paul Lutheran Church (1100 SE Sharon Dr., Ankeny, IA). Visitation will be he...

Aaron J. Butcher

June 14, 2022

It is with deep sorrow that we mourn the passing of Aaron James Butcher of Ankeny, Iowa on Tuesday, June 14 at the age of 42. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 20, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.) ...

Darrel W Wiener

June 12, 2022

Darrel William Wiener, 86, passed away peacefully at his home on June 12, 2022. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A memorial service will be held at 5:30 ...