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Ronald Eaton Benjamin

July 19, 2017

Ronald Benjamin, 79, of Ankeny passed away July 19, 2017. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church (206 S.W. Walnut). A visitation will be held 5 – 7:00 p.m., Monday, July 24th at An...

Don Brian Hokel

July 18, 2017

Don Brian Hokel was born, October 20, 1951, to Bud and Katherine Hokel and raised in Ankeny, Iowa. Brian was baptized in the Ankeny 1st Congregational Church, where he became an active member throughout his younger years and many times sang in the ch...

Garold Ray Quick

July 15, 2017

Garold Ray Quick, 80, of Ankeny was welcomed home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ July 15, 2017. Garold was born June 2, 1937 to Harold and Leona (Leggett) Quick. They lived on a farm just north of Saylorville. He attended Saylorville Baptist C...

Garold Ray Quick

July 15, 2017

Garold Ray Quick, 80, of Ankeny was welcomed home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ July 15, 2017. Garold was born June 2, 1937 to Harold and Leona (Leggett) Quick. They lived on a farm just north of Saylorville. He attended Saylorville Baptist C...

Anita J Hill-Kelly

July 11, 2017

Anita Hill-Kelly died peacefully in her sleep surrounded by family at her daughter's home on Tuesday following a year and a half of cancer challenges at the age of 83. Born in 1934 as one of seven children to Freeda and Ben Cook in Seymour, Missouri,...

Robin Lorene Penaluna

July 7, 2017

Robin Lorene (Harris) Penaluna, age 39, of Ankeny, Iowa, died at home in her sleep on Friday the 7th of July 2017. A funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday July 14, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home, with burial to follow at An...

Herbert Hoover Petersen

July 5, 2017

Herbert H. Petersen, 88 of Ankeny passed away July 5, 2017. A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. ...

Jerry Lee Pritchard

July 1, 2017

Jerry Lee Pritchard, 66, of Bondurant, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on July 1, 2017. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 6th at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A visitatio...

Evelyn M McClure

June 29, 2017

Evelyn M. McClure, 82, of Ankeny passed away June 29, 2017. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday July 1, 2017 at Resurrection Lutheran Church in Ankeny. A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. Evelyn worked at Mercy H...

John "Pete" Peter Hieronimus

June 17, 2017

John Peter "Pete" Hieronimus, 85, died on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at home in Bella Vista, Arkansas. Born to Henry G. and Charlotte V. (Smith) Hieronimus in Chicago on September 2, 1931, Pete spent his childhood on the south side of Chicago. Pete at...

Cheryl Lynn Lillegraven

June 17, 2017

Cheryl Lynn (Tabor) Lillegraven, 53, of Johnston passed away June 17, 2017. A visitation will be held 5 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at New Hope United Methodist Church (4525 Beaver Ave, Dsm, IA). A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m....

Tyler Jon Smyth

June 14, 2017

Tyler Jon Smyth, 35, of Ankeny passed away June 14, 2017. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a later date. Tyler was born on June 12, 1982 in Des Moines, Iowa to Richard Craig Smyth and Patricia Lynn (Oberender) Pirtle. Tyler grew up l...

Cletus Edmund Chicoine

June 8, 2017

Cletus Edmund Chicoine, 82, of Ankeny, passed away June 8, 2017 at his home of Lung Cancer. A Funeral Mass will be held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Catholic Church. A visitation will be held 5 – 7:00 p.m., Mon...

Robert Le Roy Landers

June 3, 2017

Robert L. Landers, 93 of Ankeny passed away June 3, 2017. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 7th at Resurrection Lutheran Church (914 N W Ash Drive). A visitation will be held 7 – 8 p.m., June 6th at Memorial Services of Io...

Audrey Rosabel Bowers

May 25, 2017

Audrey Rosabel Kettelson was born in Meeting Creek, Alberta Canada on December 15, 1934. She left this world May 25, 2017 in Ankeny, Iowa. Audrey was the youngest of 13, born to Peter A. Kettelson and Lilian F. Raycraft. As a child the family mov...

Maxine Minnie McCombs

May 21, 2017

Maxine Minnie McCombs, 91, passed away on May 21, 2017 of natural causes at Urbandale Healthcare Center surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will be held Tuesday May 23, 2017 from 5 - 7:00 p.m., at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral servi...

Mark E Kubik

May 17, 2017

Mark Kubik, 51, of Ankeny passed away unexpectedly May 17, 2017. A celebration of his life will be held 3 – 6:00 p.m., Monday, May 22, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). Mark was born February 25, 1966 in Marsh...

LaNida Vivian Severidt

May 10, 2017

LaNida Severidt, 95, of State Center, Iowa, passed away May 10, 2017, at the Madrid Home for the Aging, Madrid, Iowa. A visitation will be held 4 – 6:00 p.m., Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). Fu...

Norma Jean Duvall Mitchel

May 9, 2017

Norma Jean Duvall Mitchell, 79, of Altoona, passed away Tuesday, May 9. She was born August 30, 1937 to Virgil and Mary Pearson Harrison. Norma had three children from her first marriage to Robert Duvall, Sr.; Robert Duvall, Jr. (Elaine) of Cedar Rap...

Leo Walter

April 30, 2017

Leo Walter, infant son of Steven and Sarah Walter became an angel in Heaven on Sunday, April 30, 2017. A funeral service will be held on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Lutheran Church of Hope-Ankeny, located at 520 NW 36th St., Ankeny, Iowa, at 10:30am. All ...

Patricia "Pat" Harris

April 22, 2017

Patricia (Pat) Harris was born December 21st, 1931 to Gus C. Gustafson and Vivian Viola Gustafson. She graduated from Rippey High School and married her high school sweetheart, Marvin (Spud) Harris September 5th, 1949. In younger days Pat and Spud...

Thomas "Tom" Diekema

April 20, 2017

Tom Diekema passed away on April 20 due to injuries sustained in a car accident. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00pm Friday, April 28 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A Memorial service will be 10:30am Saturday April 29 at t...

Beverly Jean Barber

April 19, 2017

Beverly Barber, 87, of Ankeny passed away April 19, 2017. Private family services will be held. Beverly was born March 26, 1930 in Des Moines Iowa. She is survived by her husband Gregory; four children, Gina (John ) Hale, Tony Lorenzano, Melody L...

Terry Lee Welch

April 18, 2017

Terry Lee Welch, 68, of Polk City died April 18, 2017 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 26th at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A visitation will be held 5 – 7:00 p.m....

Michael Charles Dake

April 12, 2017

Michael Dake, 48, of Ankeny, passed on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, Iowa. A visitation will be Friday, April 21, 2017, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. with memorial service following at 8:30 p.m. at Memorial Services of Iowa, 42...