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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...

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 ...

John T Buckley

June 8, 2022

John Timothy Buckley, 55, of Ankeny, IA, passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. He was born December 9, 1966 in Detroit, MI to Daniel and Jacqueline (Clement) Buckley. Many words describe John.  Friend, husband, family – all true and a good pl...

Husein Smailbegovic

June 7, 2022

Husein Smailbegovic, age 64, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at Parkridge Specialty Care in Pleasant Hill, Iowa. A Celebration of Life will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa (420...

Anita Brendeland

June 7, 2022

Catherine “Anita” Brendeland, 93, passed away at Mill Pond on June 7, 2022. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, June 10, 2022 at Palestine Lutheran Church (1375 IA-210, Huxley, IA). A funeral service will be held at 10:00...

Frederick A Carey

June 4, 2022


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Frederick Alva Carey, 94, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on June 4, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2022, at the First Church of God, 4201 E Douglas Ave, Des Moi...

Melvin E Cunningham

June 4, 2022

Melvin Edwin Cunningham, 62, of Norwalk, entered into Heaven's Gates, Saturday, June 4, 2022. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m., Monday, June 13, 2022, at New Hope Assembly (4425 70th St. Urbandale). A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m., ...

Dennis L. Brazelton

May 29, 2022

Dennie Lee Brazelton, 82, of Ankeny, passed away May 29th, 2022, at his home surrounded by family. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at Memorial Services of Iowa Funeral Home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd.) Funeral Service will be ...

Rebecca Lynn Clark-Boersma

May 27, 2022

Rebecca Lynn Clark-Boersma, 47, of Ankeny, Iowa, sadly left us on Friday, May 27, 2022, following her courageous battle with metastatic breast cancer. A visitation will be held 5:00pm to 7:00pm, Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at St. Paul Lutheran church...

Richard D Johnson

May 26, 2022

Richard Dean Johnson, 87, formerly of Sheldahl, Iowa, passed away on May 26, 2022 after a 10-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at Madrid Evangelical Free Church (2243 S...

Viola K. De Stigter

May 21, 2022

Viola (Vi) Kay De Stigter, 78, passed away on May 21, 2022. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. followed by a lunch and reception until 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2022, at Lutheran Church of Hope Ankeny (520 NW 36th St.) Viola was b...

Richard G. Rasmussen

May 20, 2022


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Join us as we celebrate and give thanks for the life of Richard (Dick) Gene Rasmussen, 85, of Ankeny. He was our beloved husband, father, grandfather and coach. Dick joined our heavenly Father in eternal peace on Friday, May 20, 2022, at Mercy West H...

James F. Westphal

May 17, 2022

James Frederick Westphal, 83, died Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at his home in Ames with his family by his side. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. with visitation preceding the Mass from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., and i...

David D. Vols

May 16, 2022

David Vols, 73, passed away May 16, 2022, with his family by his side. A visitation will be held from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). David was born January 30, 1949, to Louise and Mor...

Ronald Lee Van De Pol

May 16, 2022

Ronald Lee Van De Pol was born to Stanley and Lena Mae (Allsup)  Van De Pol on November 2, 1942, in Oskaloosa, Iowa. He was raised on a farm west of Hedrick and graduated from Hedrick High School in 1961. He died in the early morning hours of Monday...

Lauren Border

May 14, 2022

Lauren Cloys Border, 75, of Ankeny passed away Saturday,  May 14, 2022 at Methodist Medical Center after a lengthy illness. He was born September 23, 1946, in Erie Illinois, and graduated from Erie High School in 1964. Lauren married Cindy Muh...

Chad Tingwald

May 11, 2022

Chad Tingwald, 45, of Ankeny, passed away unexpectedly on May 11, 2022. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 pm on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Ankeny Free Church (118 NW Linden St., Ankeny, IA 50023). A memorial service will be held on Friday, Ma...

Marlys J. Puchta

May 4, 2022

Marlys Puchta, 93, passed away on May 4, 2022. Per her wishes a graveside service will be held 10 a.m., on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. She is survived by her daughter, Gayle (Charlie) Gorman; son, Bradley (Doreen) Puchta...

Doris M. Smith

May 4, 2022

Doris Mae Smith, 97, of Ankeny, IA, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 4, 2022. A funeral service will be held at Ankeny Baptist Church (2842 SW Third Street Place, Ankeny IA 50023) at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 10, 2022 with burial to follow...