Des Moines Obituaries

Des Moines Obituaries

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  • 5 hrs ago | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg 

    Iowa father, son die from manure pit fumes

    A father and his son who were so close that they were "like glue" were killed Saturday by noxious fumes from an Iowa hog manure pit. Iowa father, son die from manure pit fumes A father and his son who were so close that they were "like glue" were killed Saturday by noxious fumes from an Iowa hog manure pit.

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  • 18 hrs ago | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Colgan, Cristine A.

    Cristine A Colgan November 25, 1950 - July 25, 2015 Visalia Cristine "Cris" Ann Colgan of Visalia passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the age of 64. Cris was born in Des Moines, IA on November 25, 1950 to the late Harry and Mary Carter. She graduated from St. Joseph's Academy in 1970.

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  • Yesterday | via USA Today 

    Iowa father, son die from manure pit fumes

    A father and his son who were so close that they were "like glue" were killed Saturday by noxious fumes from an Iowa hog manure pit - the second father and son in the Midwest to die of poisonous manure pit gases this month. Iowa father, son die from manure pit fumes DES MOINES, Iowa - A father and his son who were so close that they were "like glue" were killed Saturday by noxious fumes from an Iowa hog manure pit - the second father and son in the Midwest to die of poisonous manure pit gases this month.

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  • Monday | via Bethany Republican-Clipper 

    Dorothy Irene (Johnston) Huitt, 1927 - " 2015

    Dorothy Irene Huitt, 88, Ridgeway, MO passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at a nursing home in Bethany, MO.

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  • Sunday Jul 26 | via Tama News-Herald 

    Marc David McBride

    Marc David McBride passed away July 23, 2015 at home in Hartford, Iowa. Memorial services will be held at TMC Transportation Training Center, 5929 NE 22nd St., Des Moines, IA Saturday August 1, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Born in Iowa City, IA March 30, 1948, adopted by Lloyd and Margaret McBride in April of 1948 and raised on a farm near Victor, IA.

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  • Monday Jul 20 | via The Messenger 

    Faith Jean Ellis

    Faith Jean Ellis, infant daughter of Tom and Kari Ellis, died on Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines. Visitation will be on Thurs from 5 until 7 p.m. at Larson- Weishaar Funeral Home in Manson and a private funeral and interment for her family will be held at their convenience.

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  • Thursday Jul 16 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Danielle S. Wade

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Danielle Sue Wade, 26, formerly of Sterling, died Wednesday, July 15, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. She was employed by Wells Fargo in Des Moines.

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  • Tuesday Jul 14 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    ELLIOTT, RONALD

    RONALD ELLIOTT, Sr., 80 LAKELAND - Ronald Elliott, Sr., of Lakeland, Florida, passed peacefully in his home on Thursday, July 9, 2015. Ron moved to Florida in 1974 from Des Moines, IA.

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  • Tuesday Jul 14 | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    John Turner, 73, Ames

    John Turner, 73, of Ames, passed away July 12, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, July 16 at Adams Funeral Home in Ames with a visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Clarion.

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  • Monday Jul 13 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Donald Billingsley

    Visitation for family and friends will be 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Behner Funeral. Funeral Services will be, 10:30 am, Friday, July 17, 2015 at Behner Funeral Home with Pastor Todd Holman officiating.

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  • Saturday Jul 11 | via The Messenger 

    Barbara Rector

    She is survived by her two daughters, Lynne Thieben of West Des Moines; Laura Smith of Louisville, CO; her son, Paul Rector of Fresno, CA; her grandsons, Jacob Thieben and John Thieben ; her granddaughters, Kylie and Erin Smith; her one and only sister, Martha Parker, of Dearborn, MO; her sister-in-laws, Marybelle Block of Northwood, IA; Sue Heathman and Nancy Bushnell, both of Waunakee, WI; and nine nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Fred and her precious firstborn son, Kent, who died tragically at the tender age of 5 in January of 1960.

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  • Friday Jul 10 | via The Messenger 

    Kevin Whittington

    Kevin Blake Whittington 48 of Des Moines, formerly of Fort Dodge died at his home on Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Funeral Services will be held Monday, July 13, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church in Fort Dodge.

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  • Friday Jul 10 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Wendy Ann Lane Littrell

    Wendy Ann Lane Littrell, age 24 of Fairfield, IA passed away on July 8th 2015 in Washington County Iowa in an automobile accident. Celebration of life services will be held in Fairfield, Iowa on July 12th, 2015 at Jefferson County Park at 2:00PM for family and 5:00PM for friends with loved ones, offering prayers and memories.

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  • Friday Jul 10 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Wendy Ann Lane Littrell

    Wendy Ann Lane Littrell, age 24 of Fairfield, IA passed away on July 8th 2015 in Washington County Iowa in an automobile accident. Celebration of life services will be held in Fairfield, Iowa on July 12th, 2015 at Jefferson County Park at 2:00PM for family and 5:00PM for friends with loved ones, offering prayers and memories.

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  • Monday Jul 6 | via The Messenger 

    Betty L. Doering

    Betty L. Doering , of Fort Dodge and formerly of Webster City passed away July 5, 2015 at the Fort Dodge Villa Care Center. Betty is survived by her children, Chris Fowler of Fort Dodge; Roberta Evans of Des Moines; Paul Vanderlinden of Auxvasse, MO; Mike Helveston of Perry; Lewis Doering of Rockford, IL; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Feeley of Eagle Grove and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Sunday Jul 5 | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    Roxy Wayne Wilson, 70, West Des Moines

    Roxy Wayne Wilson, 70, passed away July 1, 2015. Visitation will be held Monday evening, July 6, 2015 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Hamilton's on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines, and the funeral on Tuesday, July 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway in West Des Moines, IA.

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  • Friday Jul 3 | via The Dysart Reporter 

    Darlene R. Kalvig, 80

    She was born October 1, 1934 in Charles City, Iowa the daughter of Harry and Helen Burrier. Darlene graduated from Charles City High School with the Class of 1954.

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  • Jun 24, 2015 | via Hawk Eye 

    Barbara Andersen

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! Barbara Ann Andersen, age 84, died peacefully Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Delnor Hospital in Geneva surrounded by her family. Barbara Ann Andersen was a New Year's baby, born January 1, 1931 in Quincy, Illinois to the late Malcolm and Mildred McCollom Foehlinger.

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