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Deanna Kay Jones

August 1, 2021

Deanna Kay (Werner) Jones passed away peacefully Sunday Aug 1st, 2021 of pancreatic cancer. Deanna was born October 4, 1937 in Dodge City, Kansas, the only child of William Vernon and Agnes Anna Boal Werner. Her father worked for Northern Natural ...

John Robert Landon

July 29, 2021


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ANKENY - IA Representative John Robert Landon, 71, passed away on July 29, 2021 Visitation will be held 4:00 pm-7:00 pm on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N Ankeny Blvd-Ankeny).  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a...

Robert C Lebeck

July 28, 2021


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Robert Charles Lebeck, 93, of Ankeny, IA, died Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd)...

Mark S Engler

July 24, 2021

Mark Stephen Engler, 72, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 29, 2021 at St. Luke The Evangelist Catholic Church (1102 NW Weigel Dr) in Ankeny, Iowa. Mark was born the son ...

Jimmie L Bennett, Sr.

July 21, 2021


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Jimmie Lyle Bennett, 79, of Ankeny, IA, entered into eternal life on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, after a courageous 10-year battle with Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 26, 2021, at Our Lady...

Carolyn J Massy

July 13, 2021

Carolyn June Massy, 91, went to be with the Lord on July 13, 2021. Carolyn was born on June 3, 1930, in Sheldahl, IA to William and Edith Hedlund Miller.   Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 16, 2021, at Memorial Services of...

Gene Bishop

July 13, 2021

Gene Bishop, 86, passed away peacefully July 13, 2021 after a 25 year dance with cancer. He was a kind, loving, and generous man who loved people and animals. Gene was preceded in death by his wife, Joan. He leaves behind five children, Rachel (St...

Kelly J Linkenmeyer

July 12, 2021

Kelly J. Linkenmeyer, 60, of Ankeny, IA, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 12, 2021 with his family by his side. Kelly was born in Waterloo, IA on October 15, 1960 to George and Mary Linkenmeyer. Kelly worked as a drywall finisher for differe...

Bonnie L Davis

July 10, 2021

Bonnie Lou (Bothwell) Davis, 88, passed to Heaven on July 10, 2021. A private service with immediate family will be held Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. A celebration of life for friends and family will take place for her and he...

Lisa T Nguyen

July 2, 2021

A beloved daughter, granddaughter, sister, niece, cousin, and friend, Lisa Thanh Nguyen left this world unexpectedly on July 2, 2021 at the age of 28 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Sund...

John R. Dibel

June 28, 2021

John Raymond Dibel, 62, of Sheldahl passed away peacefully on the morning of June 28, 2021 with his wife and daughter at his side. He was born in Creston, IA on January 1, 1959 (first born of the year) to Carl and Ruby Dibel. Visitation will be he...

Alex J. Zigler

June 27, 2021

Alexander J. Zigler, 21, of Boone, Iowa, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021 due to a fatal car crash. Visitation will take be held from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 2, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.) There will be a Ce...

Ray G Mikulan

June 26, 2021

Raymond Gerald Mikulan, 87, passed peacefully from this earth to be with our Lord on June 26, 2021, surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at Assumption Catholic Church (1906 Sycamore, Grang...

Lindsey L George

June 22, 2021

Lindsey Laurel George, age 37, of Ankeny Iowa, passed away at Iowa Methodist Hospital on June 22, 2021 at 8:11 CST/9:11 EST. Lindsey was born in Columbus, Ohio, on April 23, 1984 to Laurel Giardiello who loving called her “Baby Kiwi”. She was rai...

Douglas John Betz

June 22, 2021

Douglas J. Betz, 80, of Ankeny Iowa, went to be with the Lord, June 22, 2021. Douglas was born to Merwyn and Freda Betz on January 25, 1941, on the Betz family farm near Ladora, Iowa.  In 1959, Douglas graduated from HLV Highschool. In 1963, grad...

Lois I Stelpflug

June 21, 2021

Lois Stelpflug was a determined woman. She lived a full life and at 95 years, with failing health, decided she was ready for the next adventure. On June 21, 2021, she did just that. She was born and raised in Shelby, Iowa, and graduated from Grinn...

Nellie L Cogley

June 20, 2021

Nellie Cogley, 77, passed away peacefully on June 20, 2021 in Story City, IA. A Celebration of Life will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.) in Ankeny, IA. Nellie was bo...

Ardell W Lundgren

June 17, 2021


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Ardell (Del) Lundgren was born August 27, 1932, in his rural home near Salem, South Dakota, to J. W. and Alma Lundgren. With his rural upbringing, to his last days he enjoyed visiting with farmers and keeping up with current information regarding th...

Stanley J Walljasper

June 12, 2021

It is with deep sadness that we celebrate the passing of Stanley James Walljasper from this world into the next. Stan, 83, passed away June 12, 2021. He was born August 1, 1937 in Donnellson, IA, to Katherine and Robert Walljasper A visitation wil...

Brian Todd Muhlenburg

June 11, 2021

Brian Todd Muhlenburg was called up to the GREAT game on June 11, 2021 while residing at Polk City Nursing and Rehab. A visitation will be held 3:00-4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 16th at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). A Graveside...

James L. Sperfslage

June 10, 2021

James L. Sperfslage, 76, of Ankeny, IA, passed away June 10, 2021. Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Memorial Services of Iowa (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd). Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 2:00 p.m. on...

Barbara J Schaefer

June 9, 2021

Barbara Joan (Morrissey) Schaefer, 82, of Ankeny, IA, formerly of Cambridge IL/Davenport, IA, passed away peacefully in her home on June 9, 2021. Cremation has been accorded and per her wishes, there will be no services or visitation. Memorial Servic...

Gene E. Sewell

June 5, 2021

Gene Eldon Sewell, Sr., 92, passed away in the comfort of his own home on June 5, 2021. Visitation will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Ankeny First United Methodist Church (206 SW Walnut St.). Funeral service will be...

Karen R. Lehman

June 2, 2021

Karen Ruth Lehman, 76, passed away June 2, 2021 at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, June 7, 2021 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Ankeny, IA (1100 SE Sharon Dr.). A second funeral will...

Charlotte Marie Allen

May 28, 2021

Charlotte Marie Allen, 95, passed away Friday evening in Ankeny, Iowa. A visitation will be 5 to 7 PM, Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home.  Charlotte’s interment will be a family service in Florida where she will be reunited...