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Doris Marie Broshar

August 5, 2021

Doris Marie Broshar, age 83, passed away peacefully in her sleep on the morning of August 5th, 2021 at Bishop Drumm in Johnston, Iowa. A visitation will be 10:00 a.m.-12:oo p.m., Monday, August 9th at Memorial Services of Iowa Funeral Home (4208 N...

Robert J Miller

August 5, 2021

Robert Jon Miller, 56, of Des Moines, IA died Thursday, August 5, 2021, after a brief battle with heart failure Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at Memorial Services of...

Pamela S Rose

August 5, 2021

Pamela Rose died surrounded by immediate family on Wednesday, August 5, 2021 from complications following heart surgery. She was 78 years old. Pam was born in Kansas City, Kansas, on November 11, 1942. She spent her childhood in Kansas City, Kansa...

William David Boettcher

August 3, 2021

William David Boettcher, 93, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at Genesis Senior Living in Des Moines, Iowa. Bill was born on May 14, 1928 in Calmar, Iowa  to Elva (Holding) Boettcher and William Walter Boettcher.  Visitation will be held ...

Deanna Kay Jones

August 1, 2021

Deanna Kay (Werner) Jones passed away peacefully Sunday Aug 1st, 2021 of pancreatic cancer. Deanna was born October 4, 1937 in Dodge City, Kansas, the only child of William Vernon and Agnes Anna Boal Werner. Her father worked for Northern Natural ...

John Robert Landon

July 29, 2021


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ANKENY - IA Representative John Robert Landon, 71, passed away on July 29, 2021 Visitation will be held 4:00 pm-7:00 pm on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd-Ankeny).  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a...

Robert C Lebeck

July 28, 2021


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Robert Charles Lebeck, 93, of Ankeny, IA, died Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd)...

Mark S Engler

July 24, 2021

Mark Stephen Engler, 72, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 29, 2021 at St. Luke The Evangelist Catholic Church (1102 NW Weigel Dr) in Ankeny, Iowa. Mark was born the son ...

Jimmie L Bennett, Sr.

July 21, 2021


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Jimmie Lyle Bennett, 79, of Ankeny, IA, entered into eternal life on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, after a courageous 10-year battle with Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 26, 2021, at Our Lady...

Carolyn J Massy

July 13, 2021

Carolyn June Massy, 91, went to be with the Lord on July 13, 2021. Carolyn was born on June 3, 1930, in Sheldahl, IA to William and Edith Hedlund Miller.   Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 16, 2021, at Memorial Services of...

Gene Bishop

July 13, 2021

Gene Bishop, 86, passed away peacefully July 13, 2021 after a 25 year dance with cancer. He was a kind, loving, and generous man who loved people and animals. Gene was preceded in death by his wife, Joan. He leaves behind five children, Rachel (St...

Kelly J Linkenmeyer

July 12, 2021

Kelly J. Linkenmeyer, 60, of Ankeny, IA, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 12, 2021 with his family by his side. Kelly was born in Waterloo, IA on October 15, 1960 to George and Mary Linkenmeyer. Kelly worked as a drywall finisher for differe...

Bonnie L Davis

July 10, 2021

Bonnie Lou (Bothwell) Davis, 88, passed to Heaven on July 10, 2021. A private service with immediate family will be held Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. A celebration of life for friends and family will take place for her and he...

Lisa T Nguyen

July 2, 2021

A beloved daughter, granddaughter, sister, niece, cousin, and friend, Lisa Thanh Nguyen left this world unexpectedly on July 2, 2021 at the age of 28 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Sund...

John R. Dibel

June 28, 2021

John Raymond Dibel, 62, of Sheldahl passed away peacefully on the morning of June 28, 2021 with his wife and daughter at his side. He was born in Creston, IA on January 1, 1959 (first born of the year) to Carl and Ruby Dibel. Visitation will be he...

Alex J. Zigler

June 27, 2021

Alexander J. Zigler, 21, of Boone, Iowa, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021 due to a fatal car crash. Visitation will take be held from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 2, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.) There will be a Ce...

Ray G Mikulan

June 26, 2021

Raymond Gerald Mikulan, 87, passed peacefully from this earth to be with our Lord on June 26, 2021, surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at Assumption Catholic Church (1906 Sycamore, Grang...

Lindsey L George

June 22, 2021

Lindsey Laurel George, age 37, of Ankeny Iowa, passed away at Iowa Methodist Hospital on June 22, 2021 at 8:11 CST/9:11 EST. Lindsey was born in Columbus, Ohio, on April 23, 1984 to Laurel Giardiello who loving called her “Baby Kiwi”. She was rai...

Douglas John Betz

June 22, 2021

Douglas J. Betz, 80, of Ankeny Iowa, went to be with the Lord, June 22, 2021. Douglas was born to Merwyn and Freda Betz on January 25, 1941, on the Betz family farm near Ladora, Iowa.  In 1959, Douglas graduated from HLV Highschool. In 1963, grad...

Lois I Stelpflug

June 21, 2021

Lois Stelpflug was a determined woman. She lived a full life and at 95 years, with failing health, decided she was ready for the next adventure. On June 21, 2021, she did just that. She was born and raised in Shelby, Iowa, and graduated from Grinn...

Nellie L Cogley

June 20, 2021

Nellie Cogley, 77, passed away peacefully on June 20, 2021 in Story City, IA. A Celebration of Life will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.) in Ankeny, IA. Nellie was bo...

Ardell W Lundgren

June 17, 2021


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Ardell (Del) Lundgren was born August 27, 1932, in his rural home near Salem, South Dakota, to J. W. and Alma Lundgren. With his rural upbringing, to his last days he enjoyed visiting with farmers and keeping up with current information regarding th...

Stanley J Walljasper

June 12, 2021

It is with deep sadness that we celebrate the passing of Stanley James Walljasper from this world into the next. Stan, 83, passed away June 12, 2021. He was born August 1, 1937 in Donnellson, IA, to Katherine and Robert Walljasper A visitation wil...

Brian Todd Muhlenburg

June 11, 2021

Brian Todd Muhlenburg was called up to the GREAT game on June 11, 2021 while residing at Polk City Nursing and Rehab. A visitation will be held 3:00-4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 16th at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A Graveside...

James L. Sperfslage

June 10, 2021

James L. Sperfslage, 76, of Ankeny, IA, passed away June 10, 2021. Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 2:00 p.m. on...