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Eric John Marvel

April 14, 2016

Eric John Marvel went to be with the Lord on April 14, 2016, a senseless casualty of a glioblastoma multiforme. Eric was born in Peoria, IL on January 19, 1973. He moved to Ankeny with his family in 1986 where he has resided ever since. He graduated ...

Josephine "Jo" Katherine Heston

April 13, 2016

Josephine "Jo" Katherine (Beener) Heston, 90, passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. She was born on May 2nd, 1925 to Phillip and Elizabeth (Miller) Beener in Des Moines, IA. A visitation will be held ...

Marsha Lynn Caffrey

April 2, 2016

Marsha Lynn Caffrey, 64, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be Thursday, April 7 at 10:30 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 6 from 5...

Sarah K Magnani

March 23, 2016

Sarah Magnani, 85, of Ankeny died of pancreatic cancer on March 23, 2016. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church. A visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., with a p...

Scott Allan Moon

March 22, 2016

Scott A. Moon, 47, of Ankeny passed away unexpectedly at home, March 22, 2016. A visitation will be held 6 – 8:00p.m., Thursday, March 24, 2016 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A memorial service will be held 10:30 ...

Patricia Ann Riggs

March 2, 2016

Patricia Ann Riggs, 77, of Des Moines passed away March 2, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held 6:00 p.m., Monday, March 7, 2016 at Cornerstone Church in Altoona (410 S.W. 17th Ave.) Patricia was born June 25, 1938 in Madison County, Iowa, the y...

Curtis "Curt" MacVey

February 28, 2016

Curtis Gerald MacVey, 82, of Ankeny, passed away February 28, 2016. Funeral services will be held 10:30a.m., Friday, March 4, 2016 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church. A visitation will be held 5:00-7:00 p.m., Thursday, March 3rd, at Ankeny Mem...

Raymond Albert Romick

February 25, 2016

Raymond Albert Romick, 93, of Alleman passed away February 25, 2016 in the care of VA Hospice. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., February 29, 2016 at the Ankeny Church of The Brethren (417 S.E. Grant St., Ankeny) A visitation will be held...

Toby James Logsdon

February 24, 2016

Toby J. Logsdon, 60, of Des Moines passed away February 24, 2016, at his home. Interment will be at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery. Toby was born Sept. 25, 1955, and grew up in Pleasantville, IA. Toby was a loving Son, Father, Brother, and Grandfat...

Dorothy Mae Clemens

February 23, 2016

Dorothy Mae Clemens, 97, passed away on Tuesday February 23, 2016, at Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa, after illness. Dorothy was born November 9, 1918 in her home in Melbourne, Iowa to James Arthur and Myrtle Diggins. She graduated from Melbo...

Marilyn Gay Davis

February 22, 2016

Marilyn Gay Davis, 77, of Des Moines passed away February 22, 2016 at Mercy Hospital. Marilyn was born at home in Des Moines Iowa on July 14, 1938 to Ocie and Esta Overton. She was raised in Des Moines and graduated from East High School in 1956. W...

Kimberly "Kim" Ann Fitzgerald

February 14, 2016

Kimberly (Kim) Ann Fitzgerald, 47, of Ankeny, Iowa was surrounded by her loved ones as she passed from complications after a heart attack at Nebraska Medical in Omaha on February 14, 2016. A Celebration of her life will be held at Ankeny First Unit...

Louise Shirley Treangen

February 11, 2016

Louise Shirley (Parker) Treangen, 87, passed away February 11, 2016, at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown. Louise previously lived in Ankeny. A Funeral Mass will be held on the Friday of Mother's Day Weekend, May 6, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Our...

Larry Douglas Akin

February 11, 2016

Larry Douglas Akin, 64, went to be with his Lord and Savior on February 11, 2016. A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday February 15, 2016, at Slater Baptist Church with burial to follow at the Slater Cemetery. All are welcome to attend ...

Ronald "Ron" Dean Walker

January 29, 2016

Ronald "Ron" Dean Walker, 82, of Ankeny passed away Friday, January 29, 2016, surrounded by loved ones. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, February 5, 2016, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). A visitation will...

Richard "Rick" Stanley Russell

January 20, 2016

RICHARD "RICK" STANLEY RUSSELL February 18, 1952 – January 20, 2016 Richard "Rick" Stanley Russell, 63, of Ankeny passed away January 20, 2016 at the Veterans Administration Hospice Center in Des Moines, Iowa due to complications from Diabete...

Kristina "Kristi" Marie Masters

January 19, 2016

Kristina (Kristi) Marie Masters died in a car accident on Tuesday January 19, 2016. She was born in Fargo, North Dakota on December 12, 1979 to Jill and Mark Bale. Her family moved to Lincoln, Nebraska in 1990. She married her high school sweetheart ...

Carol Lynn Lee

January 9, 2016

Carol Lynn (Rhoades) Lee Carol Lee, 58, of Ankeny, passed away January 9, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A memorial service will be held 3:00 p.m., Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Ankeny Christian Church (2506 SW. 3rd Street, Ankeny ...

Roy, Jr. Luedtke

January 9, 2016

Our dearest Roy Luedtke, 59, of Polk City passed away January 9, 2016. Roy had been an employee at Pioneer for the last 32 years. During his time at Pioneer he was able to explore the entire world and meet many friends along the way. He enjoyed his...

Mary Rose Vonnahme

January 1, 2016

Mary Rose (Lammers) Vonnahme was born on September 21, 1930 in Carroll, Iowa to Frank and Minnie Lammers. She passed away January 1, 2016 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa. Mary and her husband Wayne were married in Carroll on June 22, 1949. They...

Donald Ray Sardeson

December 25, 2015

Sonald Ray Sardeson, 67, of Ankeny, Iowa passed away Friday, December 25 after a brief and intense battle with cancer. Don was born June 26, 1948 in Portland, Oregon to Stephen and Gladys Sardeson. Following his father's death in 1950, he moved to Si...

Rose Ann Medici

December 22, 2015

Rose (Bisignano) Medici, 88, of Carney passed away December 22, 2015. A funeral mass will be held 10:00 a.m., Monday December 28, 2015 at All Saints Catholic Church (650 NE 52nd Ave, Dsm). A visitation will be held 3 – 6:00 p.m., Sunday, December...

Ronald Michael Steilen

December 18, 2015

Ron Steilen passed away peacefully Friday, December 18, at Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny, with his loving wife, Gladys, at his side. The visitation will be held Monday, December 21, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church in Ankeny...

Roger Kline Scholes

December 16, 2015

Roger K. Scholes, 73, formerly of Ankeny, passed away December 16, 2015. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at the Ankeny Memorial Chapel (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). a visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. R...

Kelly Ann Rinker

December 15, 2015

Kelly Ann (Quinlin) Rinker, 49 of Ankeny, joined the Lord and loved ones in Heaven on December 15, 2015 after a courageous 18-month battle with Leukemia. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, December 18, 2015 at Our Lady's Immacula...