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Mr. John Walter Anderson

March 4, 2015

John W. Anderson, 84, of Ankeny passed away March 3, 2015 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Memorial Services of Iowa Funeral Home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). a visitation will be held 2 hou...

Mrs. Rosemary Martin

March 4, 2015

Rosemary (McKinney) Martin, 85-years-old, died on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at her home in Ankeny, Iowa. After her early fight with Breast Cancer in 1988, Rosemary's battle resumed in November 2011 with Breast Cancer that had spread to her liver. Her...

Barbara Ann Biensen

March 3, 2015

Barbara Ann Biensen, 95, much loved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother died Tuesday March 3, 2015 of natural causes in State Center, Iowa. Funeral Services will be held 10:30a.m., March 10, 2015 at The First Presbyterian Church in State Ce...

Beverly Ann Oberender

February 28, 2015

Beverly Ann Oberender, 81, of Ankeny passed away February 28, 2015. A Memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday March 7, 2015 at Candle Lit Way Chapel (507 Hatton Ave., Dallas Center). A visitation will be held at 1:30, following the service...

Judy Joyce Blair

February 25, 2015

Judy Joyce Blair passed from this world on February 25, 2015 into the arms of her Lord and Savior. She is Heaven's angel now. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at New Life Church, 3505 S. Duff. A visitation will be h...

Terry Lee Watson

February 25, 2015

Terry Lee (Stotler) Watson, 62, of Des Moines passed away February 25, 2015. Visitation and funeral will be held at Ankeny Memorial Gardens (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). Visitation will be Sunday, March 1st from 3-5 pm and the funeral will be Monday, March ...

Mr. Theodore "Ted" Doggett

February 24, 2015

Theodore "Ted" Doggett, 80, of Ogden, formerly of Ankeny passed away February 24, 2015. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 28, 2015, at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral chapel (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Family will receive fri...

Mr. Robert Bob McCabe

February 23, 2015

Robert B. McCabe, 84, of Des Moines passed away February 23, 2015 Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 26th at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. Bob was born August 26, 1930 to Lester and Gladys McCabe in Humeston, Iowa. He was rais...

Patty Joann Sansgaard

February 21, 2015

Patricia "Patty" Sansgaard , 81 of Story City went to her Lord and Savior at Bethany Manor in Story City. A gathering of friends and family will be held on Saturday February, 28th at 1:30 PM in Bethany Manor Chapel. Patricia was born on October 31...

Mr. Leslie Luick

February 16, 2015

Leslie "Oppy" Robert Luick, 72, of Ankeny passed away February 16, 2015 at Mercy Hospice, surrounded by family. A funeral mass will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 20th, at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church. A visitation will be held 5:00 to 7:...

Barbara Ann Martin

February 7, 2015

Barbara Martin, 92, of Ankeny passed away February 7, 2015 at Taylor Hospice House. Burial of her urn will be at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. Barbara worked for Easter Seals for 20 years before her retirement. She and her husband Wayne were charter me...

Mrs. Eleanor Brouelette

January 25, 2015

Eleanor J. Brouelette, 75, of Polk City passed away at home peacefully with her family January 25, 2015. A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m., January 29, 2015 at St. Paul Presbyterian Church (6426 Merle Hay Rd). Eleanor was born March 20, 19...

Virginia (Hildreth) Wheeler

January 17, 2015

Virginia Ann (Hildreth) Wheeler, 90, of Ames passed away January 17, 2015. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m., January 24, 2015 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd) Virginia was born July 11, 1924 in rural Polk Co...

Mr. Larry Ross Crawford

January 17, 2015

Larry Ross Crawford, 68, of Ankeny passed away at Mercy Hospital January 7, 2015. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., January 12, 2015 at St. Paul Lutheran Church (1100 S.E. Sharon Dr). A visitation will be 4-6:00p.m., Sunday, January 11, 2015m at...

Shirley Wilson

January 16, 2015

Shirley (Leonard) Wilson, 83, formerly of Ankeny passed away January 16, 2015 in Glendale, AZ in the comforting care of Banner Hospice, surrounded by her loving family. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday February20, 2015 at Holy Trin...

Maria Amelia Roberts

January 7, 2015

MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Monday, January 12 1:30 PM Our Lady's Immaculate Heart 510 East 1st Street Ankeny, IA 50021 (515) 964-3038...

Mr. David Phillip Diehm

January 6, 2015

David Phillip Diehm, 74, of Ankeny passed away at home January 6, 2015. A visitation will be held 1:00 - 2:30 p.m., Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the Methodist Christian New Life Center (710 N.E. 36th St., Ankeny), with a memorial service to follow,...

Mr. Samuel Jefferson Nuzum II

January 6, 2015

Samuel Jefferson Nuzum II, 58, passed away of natural causes on January 6, 2015. His body has been cremated and private family graveside services will be at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery at later date. Sam was born February 6, 1956 to Robert A. and Pa...

Kenneth D. Penaluna

April 1, 2013

Kenneth Daniel Penaluna, 74, of Ankeny passed away at Mercy Hospice of Johnston on Monday, April 1, 2013. He was very fortunate to have been visited by numerous family members and friends during the last few days before his death. A Celebration of...

Nancy (Freel) Thompson

January 10, 0201

Nancy (Freel) Thompson, 80, of Ames passed away January 10, 2017 at Bethany Life in Story City. Graveside services will be held at a later date. Nancy was born in Ames, IA May 2, 1936 to Earl and Roxie Freel. Following her graduation from nursing...

William "Joe" McCarthy

William Joseph McCarthy "Joe", 76, went home to be with the Lord on April 26, 2018. A visitation will be held 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, 510 East First ...

Fred Long

Fred Long, 86, of Ankeny passed away October 23, 2017. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 27, 2017 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church (206 S.W. Walnut). A visitation will be held 5 – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 26th, at Memor...

Nancy L Herselius

Lancy Louise Herselius, 67, of Ankeny, passed away September 6, 2017 after a battle with ALS. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, September 11, 2017 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church (206 S.W. Walnut). A visitation will be he...