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Douglas Jay Hamilton

April 12, 2017

Douglas Hamilton of Ankeny passed away at Mercy Hospice in Johnston on April 12th at the age of 70. He was the son of Lyle and Doris Hamilton. He graduated from Des Moines Technical High School and worked at John Deere Des Moines Works in Ankeny for ...

Dwaine "Bud" Schneider

April 9, 2017

Dwaine "Bud" Schneider, 84, of Ankeny, IA, passed away at 12:02 PM on April 9, 2017, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, IA. A Celebration of Life Ceremony will begin at 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 15, in the gymnasium at St. Luke's Catholic Ch...

Orville Eugene Carlson

April 8, 2017

Orville Eugene Carlson, 89, of Ankeny passed away April 8, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. A visitation will be held 5 -7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 13, 2017. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 14, both at Memorial Services...

David Henry Long

April 6, 2017

David Henry Long of Ankeny passed away April 6, 2017. The visitation will be Wednesday, April 12 from 1-3 PM, followed by a service at 3 PM and lunch at 4 PM -- all at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.), Ankeny, IA. David was born Ma...

Robert "Bob" Bell

April 4, 2017

Bob Bell, 72, passed away Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at Taylor House Hospice, with his family by his side. A memorial service will be 3:00 p.m., Sunday, April 9th, 2017 at Union Park Grace Fellowship, 832 Grandview Ave. Des Moines, IA. 50316. Bob...

Doris Arlene Nickel

March 31, 2017

Doris Arlene Nickel (95) of Cambridge, Iowa entered her eternal home on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa. She was born October 15, 1921 in Stoughton, Wisconsin to Ray and Irene Champney. Doris graduated from Stoughton High S...

Norma I Voogt

March 30, 2017

Norma I. Voogt, 91, of Ankeny passed away March 30, 2017. A visitation will be held Saturday, April 15 from 10 a.m. to noon at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.). Norma was born on May 8, 1925, in Dumont, Iowa, to Frank ...

William Ray Mason

March 25, 2017

William (Bill) Ray Mason was born on September 22, 1928 in Des Moines, IA to Edward Clifton Mason and Hada Bell (Purdy) Mason. He grew up in rural Ankeny and graduated from Ankeny High School in 1946. He served in the army in Korea and was a corporal...

Randall "Randy" Albaugh

March 23, 2017

Randy Albaugh, 61, of Ankeny passed away March 23, 2017. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., April 1, 2017, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd) A visitation will be held 5 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 30th, also at the fu...

Donald E Penquite

March 19, 2017

Donald E. Penquite, 87, of Ankeny IA went home to be with the Lord Sunday, March 19, 2017. Don was born on September 5, 1929, in Des Moines, IA. He graduated from Luther High School, Luther, IA in 1948 and served three years in the U.S. Army in Kor...

Reed L Hansen

March 19, 2017

Reed was born on December 21, 1956 and passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017. Reed was a resident of Grimes, Iowa....

Victor "Vic" Freeman

March 17, 2017

Victor Bruce Freeman, 74, of Ankeny, Iowa passed away Friday, March 17th, 2017 at home. A visitation will be held 5 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 22nd at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A prayer service will follow at...

Larry D Blackburn

March 16, 2017

Larry was born on September 5, 1929 and passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Larry was a resident of Jefferson, Iowa....

Raymond Louis Christiansen

March 9, 2017

Raymond Louis Christiansen, 86, of Ankeny passed away March 9, 2017. A celebration of his life will be held 11:00a.m., April 22, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Ray was born September 16, 1930 in Denison, Iowa. He graduat...

Lois Imogene Van Dorn

March 9, 2017

Lois Imogene (Gray) Van Dorn passed away March 9, 2017. A visitation is set for Saturday, March 11th at 10:00 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd) Lois was born April 24, 1919 to Raymond...

Dale William Wagner

March 6, 2017

Dale William Wagner died at Trinity Center on March 6, after years of battling Alzheimer's disease. He was born on February 9, 1938 at Burlington, IA, the son of Homer Dodge and Mildred Eunice (Helton) Wagner. He graduated from ISU with a degree in...

Dan D Nash

March 2, 2017

Dan Nash, 58 of Ankeny passed away March 2, 2017. A graveside service will be held 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. Dan was born March 24, 1958 in Des Moines. He grew up in Ankeny, and graduated from Ankeny High Sch...

Dale Eugene Stall

March 2, 2017

Dale Eugene Stall, 89, of Ankeny passed away March 2, 2017. A Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Catholic Church. A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. Dale was born Sept. ...

Arlene Kay Edmondson

February 24, 2017

Arlene Kay Edmondson, 76 of Ankeny passed away on February 24, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Ankeny Presbyterian Church (317 S.E. Trilein Dr.). A visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, February ...

Raymond Eugene Yori

February 22, 2017

Raymond Eugene Yori, 87, passed away February 22, 2017. A funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, February 28, at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church in Ankeny. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. at the church Monday with a celebration of life following. ...

Richard L Dickerson

February 20, 2017

Richard L. Dickerson, 79, of Ankeny passed away February 20, 2017 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. A visitation will be held 4 to 6:00 p.m., Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa chapel (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A Funeral Mass will be hel...

Kenneth Owen Dory

February 7, 2017

Kenneth Owen Dory, 80, of Cambridge died February 7, 2017 at Bethany Life in Story City. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A visitation will be held 5 to 7:00 p.m., ...

Paige Sterling

February 2, 2017

Paige Sterling, 52, danced her way into heaven on February 2, 2017. She was a graduate of Roosevelt High School and the University of Iowa. Paige was on the Iowa Pom Pon squad for three years and has and will always be a huge Iowa Hawkeye supporter...

Harold Eugene Dowden

February 2, 2017

Harold Eugene Dowden, 90, of Ankeny passed away February 2, 2017 after a brief illness at Mercy Hospital. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church. A visitation will be held 5 t...

Kristyn "Kris" Gerhard

January 31, 2017

Kristyn "Kris" Gerhard, 48, of Yale passed away January 31, 2017. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Timberline Church (4459 121st St, Urbandale). A visitation will be held 6 to 8:00 p.m., Friday Feb 3, also at...