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Susan Hinman

July 6, 2018

Susan Hinman, 77, of Ankeny, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 6, 2018 at Mercy West Lakes Medical Center in West Des Moines Iowa. A funeral mass will be held at Noon, Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Catholic Church , 510...

Sarah Lynn Cooke

July 2, 2018

Sarah Cooke, 36, of Ankeny, a loving mother, daughter, and sister, died unexpectedly on July 2, 2018. A visitation is scheduled for Friday, July 6 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A funeral service is s...

Stephen M Cox

July 2, 2018

Stephen M. Cox passed away peacefully in his sleep while snuggling with his puppies in the afternoon of Monday, July 2, 2018. Steve was born on November 6, 1959 in Hyattsville, Maryland to Paul and Mary Cox. Steve moved to Iowa and graduated from ...

Thomas Eugene Pilcher

July 1, 2018

On Sunday July 1, 2018, Thomas Eugene Pilcher, our beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. A visitation will be held 2:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Memorial Services of...

Jason Leroy Wright

June 29, 2018

Jason Wright, 37, of Des Moines passed away June 29, 2018. A visitation will be held 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 3 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd), with a funeral service at 11:00a.m. He worked 16 years for Perry's towing ...

Lynn C Pitts

June 28, 2018

Lynn C. Pitts, 68, of Ankeny passed away June 28, 2018. Lynn worked passionately for the city of Ankeny for over 30 years and was a volunteer firefighter for the city of Ankeny as well for 30 years. Lynn is survived by his wife; Sonji, his Mother...

Gerald Wayne Jensen

June 26, 2018

Gerald Wayne Jensen, 89, of West Des Moines, IA passed away peacefully at Arbor Springs on June 26, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at 11 am on Friday, July 6, at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service...

Billie Joyce Lavender

June 21, 2018

Billie Joyce Lavender, 88, of Ankeny joined her heavenly family June 21, 2018. Billie Joyce Lavender was the epitome of a matriarch. She was a caring wife, daughter, mother, grandparent and cherished friend. She volunteered and was an active member...

Jerry Zebulon Heston

June 19, 2018

Jerry Zebulon Heston, son of Roland M. and Bessie Fern (Goben) Heston, was born on March 15, 1929 on a farm near Woodburn, Iowa. He passed from this life on June 19, 2018, at his home in Ankeny, Iowa, at the age of 89 years. A graveside service will ...

Thomas Adolph Geitzenauer

June 16, 2018

Thomas A. Geitzenauer, 72, of Ankeny passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loved ones Saturday, June 16, 2018. A funeral mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Catholic Church. A visitat...

Myrene Ann England

June 13, 2018

Myrene Ann England, 59, passed away June 13, 2018 at The Bird House Hospice in Iowa City, with her brother Aaron and his wife Mary by her side. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Van Meter United Methodist Chur...

John "Swede" Eric Lundstrom

June 11, 2018

John "Swede" Eric Lundstrom was born April 8, 1929 in Aurora, Illinois, the son of Katherine Lundstrom Jacobsen. He passed away June 11, 2018 at the age of 89, due to congestive heart failure. A visitation will be held 10:00 a.m. to noon, Friday...

Aaron Scott Pruitt

June 5, 2018

Aaron Scott Pruitt, 38, of Fort Dodge, formally of Des Moines passed away on June 5, 2018 in Fort Dodge, Iowa. A memorial gathering will be held at a later date with Aaron's family and friends. Condolences or Memorials for the Pruitt family may be ma...

James Francis Corrigan

June 1, 2018

James (Jim) Corrigan, formerly of Naperville IL, passed into the presence of the Lord on June 1st, 2018 at his home in Ankeny, IA with his beloved wife of 55 years, Judy, at his side. Jim is also survived by his three children, Jim (Karen), Maggie (R...

Jane Renee (Noftsger) Lyon

May 29, 2018

Jane Renee (Noftsger) Lyon was born on February 1, 1979 to Larry and Mary (Beenken) Noftsger in Des Moines Iowa. Jane passed from this life into her eternal rest on May 29, 2018 at home in West Des Moines, due to brain cancer. A visitation will be ...

Ronald James Halverson

May 26, 2018

Ronald James Halverson, 69, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Taylor House in Des Moines, IA. Ronald was born on February 25, 1949 in La Crosse, WI, to Dorf and Viette (Thompson) Halverson. He graduated from Elkader High School in 1967. He attend...

Nora Miller

May 24, 2018

Nora May Miller 98, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on May 24, 2018. Visitation will be 5:00- 7:00 p.m., Monday, May 28, 2018 at Union Baptist Church (821 Arthur Ave., Dsm). Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., May 29, 2018 also at the chu...

Cindy Lee Benton

May 24, 2018

Cindy Lee (Carmichael) Benton, 51, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on May 24, 2018 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, Iowa. Service information for Cindy is pending for a later date. Memorials may be given to the family or mailed to the funeral h...

Andrew "Andy" Patrick Kasper

May 13, 2018

Andrew (Andy) Patrick Kasper Jr. was born on April 10, 1942 in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Andrew Sr. and Madonna (Pierick) Kasper. He passed away on May 13, 2018 due to complications of prostate cancer. Visitation will be held at Memorial Serv...

Jeffrey R Roberts

May 8, 2018

Jeffrey Roberts, 56, of Ankeny, passed away on May 8, 2018 at his home. No services are scheduled at this time. Jeff was born on August 25, 1961 to Donald & Marjorie Roberts in Spirit Lake, IA. He Graduated from Ankeny High School in 1979. After high...

Phyllis Jane Wirth

May 6, 2018

Phyllis Jane Wirth, 83, of Colo, IA passed away on May 6, 2018, at her home with her family at her side. A memorial services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the United Methodist Church in Colo, IA (602 4th St, Colo, IA 50056). I...

Janice Frederick

May 5, 2018

Janice Frederick, 83, of Ankeny, passed away peacefully May 5, 2018 surrounded by family after a very brief stay at Mercy Hospital. She unexpectedly passed on Cinco de Mayo due to an exacerbation of COPD. Her lungs gave up after a long battle. A vi...

Mary Maxine Anderson

May 2, 2018

Mary Maxine Worden Anderson, 99, of Ankeny, Iowa, passed into eternal life May 2, 2018 at the Suites of Ankeny. She was born May 18, 1918 to George and Mary (Watts) Worden and married Marvin A. Anderson June 25, 1938. She shared her love with her chi...

Linda Diane Hurst

May 1, 2018

Linda Diane Hurst, 62, of Ankeny passed away May 1, 2018 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa. Services for Linda will be on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Urbandale, Iowa. Linda was born on September 17, 1955 i...

Donna Wilson

April 20, 2018

Donna Louise McClain-Stroud-Wilson was born Dec. 25th, 1939 in Lycoming, PA. She went home to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 20, 2018 surrounded by her Family & Friends. Although she worked various jobs, she spent most of her life as a Hom...