Our obituaries page allows for you to light a candle for a loved one or leave a guest comment. You are able to search for obituaries by first and last name or by the date of death.

Grace Meetz

December 9, 2020

Grace Mary (Berglin) Meetz age 89, formerly from Midway, AR., passed away on Wednesday, the 9th of December, 2020 in the Rolling Green Village in Nevada, IA. from the effects of the SARS CoV2 infection. Born the 26th of August, 1931 in Green Ba...

John William Van Tuyl

December 8, 2020

John William Van Tuyl passed away December 8, 2020. John was born on July 10, 1934 to Glenn and Lucille Van Tuyl. John's mother passed away when he was six weeks old. John attended various schools in the area and graduated from Woodward H...

Mr. Roger Laurence Davis

December 5, 2020

Roger Laurence Davis, 88, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2020, surrounded by his family. A private service with military honors was held December 12th at Ankeny Memorial Gardens for family. A Celebration of Life will take place in the summer...

Carl B. Potaracke

November 25, 2020

Carl B. Potaracke, 79, of Ankeny passed away November 25, 2020. Funeral mass will be held, 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Our Ladies of Immaculate Heart Church in Ankeny. The mass is available via livestream at: https://olih-church.s...

Marie L Yori

November 23, 2020

Marie L. Yori, age 97, of Crystal Lake, IL, passed away on November 23, 2020 at Valley Hi Nursing and Rehab in Woodstock, IL. She was born on May 6, 1923 in Willisville, Illinois, the daughter to Anna Holmes. Marie grew up on a farm in South...

James Hallihan Jim

November 20, 2020

James (Jim) Hallihan, of Ankeny, Iowa, was welcomed by God into life eternal on November 20, 2020. He passed at his home from sudden complications due to metastatic cancer. Jim is survived by his wife of 45 cherished years, Trish; and his children,...

Frederick Scherle IV

November 18, 2020

On Wednesday November 18th, 2020, Freddie Scherle, loving father, son, and brother passed away at the age of 47. Freddie was born on January 15th, 1973 in Minneapolis. He attended Ankeny High School, the Air Force Academy, and Graduated from Iowa...

Connor James Moll

November 16, 2020

Connor James Moll, 21, passed away November 16, 2020. Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines (925 Jordan Creek Pkwy. West Des Moines, Iowa). Please follow this link to view the l...

Tunney Jordan

November 13, 2020

Tunney Ray Jordan, 66, passed away November 13, 2020 at MercyOne Hospice in Johnston, IA. He was born December 4, 1953 in Chicago, IL, to Tunny and Delores (Milano) Jordan. Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 18, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 5:...

Donna Blunk

November 5, 2020

Donna Blunk, 87, went home to Heaven on November 5, 2020. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Ankeny Baptist Church (2842 S.W. 3rd St). A visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 20th a...

Bennie Hartley Ben

November 5, 2020

Bennie "Ben" Charles Hartley, 89, of Ankeny died Monday, November 2, 2020 at Sunnyview Care Center. Visitation will be held at 4:00 PM, Friday, November 6, 2020 with funeral service following at 5:00 PM at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N. Ank...

Barbara Dennis

November 4, 2020

Barbara Jane Dennis, 81, of Pleasant Hill, Iowa, was reunited with her husband of 41 years, Roland Alfred Dennis, on November 4, 2020. Barbara was born February 10, 1939 to Rosetta Violet and Walter Irving Armstrong in Des Moines, Iowa. Bar...

Marian Garner

October 27, 2020

Marian Frances Garner, 92, passed away on October 27, 2020, at Hiawatha Care Center in Hiawatha, IA, after a courageous four-year battle with Alzheimer's. Marian was born September 13, 1928, to Gladys Hazel (Ruvoldt) and Milton Grady in Des Moine...

McKenzie Jo Decker

October 25, 2020

McKenzie Jo Decker, 26, passed away at home on October 25, 2020 after many years of struggling with addiction, God knew McKenzie needed to rest. McKenzie was born at Iowa Lutheran Hospital on June 27, 1994 in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral servic...

Dominick Leland Meyer

October 22, 2020

Dominick Leland Meyer, born November 16, 2018, lost his fight with Biliary Atresia disease and went to live with the Lord on October 22, 2020. He was born in Des Moines, IA to loving parents, Nick and Ashley Meyer. Dominick no longer has to endu...

Timothy Brudtkuhl

October 21, 2020

Timothy Ledru Brudtkuhl, 61, went to be with his Lord and Savior, on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. Visitation will be Monday, October 26, 2020 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home, 4208 North Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, Iowa....

Lynn McKee

October 21, 2020

Lynn was born on October 22, 1946 and passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. Lynn was a resident of Ankeny, Iowa....

Anthony Drew Agosti

October 14, 2020

Anthony Rudolph Agosti, Sr. "Drew" passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on October 14, 2020. He remained positive to the end of his challenging battle against Melanoma. Drew worked for Wells Fargo for 28 years working his way up...

Nate Stupka

October 13, 2020

Nathan Wade Stupka, 48, of Elkhart passed away October 13, 2020 due to COVID-19. A visitation will be held Friday, October 16, from 4-7 p.m. at Prairie Ridge Church (828 NW 36th St. Ankeny, IA 50023). A funeral service will be held Saturday, October...

Rev. Simon Yiech

October 11, 2020

Rev. Simon Bilim Yiech, passed away October 11, 2020. A funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 7, 2020 at St. Paul Lutheran Church (1100 SE Sharon Dr. Ankeny, IA 50023). Rev. Simon Bilim Yiech was born June 25, 1968 in Jiok...

Sandra Brier

September 30, 2020

Sandra Lee Brier passed away Wednesday, September 30th in Des Moines, IA due to complications from ALS. Sandy was born February 5th, 1949, in Fargo, North Dakota to Ames and Avis Skolness. She grew up on a North Dakota farm and later moved to Vall...

Tiffany Hoeck

September 26, 2020

Tiffany Kristine Hoeck, age 45, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa after a courageous battle with cancer. Tiffany was born on March 1, 1975 in Cherokee, Iowa to Vince Cox and Judee Cox. S...

Arthur "Blackie" Hubbard

September 22, 2020

Arthur Lowell "Blackie" Hubbard, 99, passed away at home from natural causes on Sept 22, 2020. Per his request he will be cremated, with interment at the Iowa Veteran's Cemetery at Van Meter, Iowa, at a later date, and there will be no formal serv...

Molly Woodward

September 22, 2020

Molly Kay Woodward (Naughton), 61, was born on March 28, 1959, to Norris and Helen Naughton (McDonald) in Des Moines, Iowa. Molly passed into the loving arms of God on September 22, 2020. Molly married Mark Woodward in 1987; they had two c...

Jim Cahill

September 14, 2020

James "Jim" Cahill, 78, passed away at his home in Ankeny on September 14, 2020 surrounded by love and family. His visitation will be held from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 19 2020 at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd)....