Des Moines Obituaries

Des Moines Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Des Moines, IA

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  • Tuesday Jul 19 | via The Messenger 

    Lois a. McPherson

    Lois A. McPherson, 90 of Lenexa, Kansas, formerly of Kellogg, Iowa, passed away July 18, 2016. Lois was born April 5, 1926 in Dayton, Iowa, to Frank E. Peterson and Mabel E. Ehen Peterson.

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  • Monday Jul 18 | via The Messenger 

    Donald L. Jordison

    Family interment services will be held at North Lawn Cemetery with military honors conducted by V.F.W. Post No. 1856, and the Iowa Army National Guard.

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  • Monday Jul 18 | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    Clayton Fardal, 94, West Des Moines

    Clayton Garland Fardal, 94, passed away peacefully in his home in West Des Moines on July 11, 2016. Clayton was born December 23, 1921 on a farm south of Stanhope, Iowa to Elmer and Effie Fardal.

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  • Friday Jul 15 | via The News-Review 

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    Love is stronger than death, even though it can't stop death from happening. No matter how hard death tries, it can't separate people from love.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via The News-Review 

    Roderick and Norma Folsom

    Love is stronger than death, even though it can't stop death from happening. No matter how hard death tries, it can't separate people from love.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via WHO-TV 

    Upcoming 5K Started by a Teen Raises Awareness for Y...

    Races are pretty popular this time of year, but most are put on by adults or big groups. A teenager started the Clover Dash 5K.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Daily Mail 

    Father of two dies standing with fiancee in front of...

    Father of two dies 'after being sucker punched once in the face while standing with fiancee in front of his house' Ryan Thompson, 32, was standing in front of his house in Des Moines when a stranger got out of a car and approached A father of two died after a single sucker punch to the head in a bizarre encounter with a stranger. Ryan Thompson, 32, of Des Moines, Iowa, was standing with his fiancee, Lindsey Renee Engquist, 31, on the 7300 block of Southwest 17th Street around 3pm Monday when a man driving a dark colored Sedan stopped, got out, and suddenly approached them, say police documents, according to the Des Moines Register .

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    William Pierre Foshier

    William Pierre Foshier was born October 16, 1952 in Park Forest, IL to William Foshier and Ryta-Marie Foshier. He grew up in Fairfield, IA and attended Fairfield High School and Parsons College.

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  • Monday Jul 11 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Denise Nelson

    E. Denise Nelson, 64, of 205 E. Main St. died at 6:41 a.m. July 9, 2016 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. She was born September 16, 1951 to Leonard D. and Marilyn Clingan Andeway.

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  • Sunday Jul 10 | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    Edith Jensen, 92, Webster City

    Edith Jensen, 92, of Webster City, died Thursday, July 7, 2016 in Clarion, IA. A funeral service will be held at Boman Funeral home on Wednesday, July 13 at 11:00 AM with Rev.

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  • Friday Jul 8 | via The Messenger 

    Mary Ann Dewall

    Mary Ann DeWall, age 69, of Havelock, passed away Friday, July 8, 2016 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 12, at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Fr.

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  • Thursday Jul 7 | via The Messenger 

    Vera Mae Doty

    Vera Mae Doty, 90, died Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Shady Oaks Care Center, Lake City. Funeral services will be10:30 a.m. Monday at Woodlawn Christian Church, Lake City with burial in the Lake City Cemetery.

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  • Wednesday Jul 6 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    James Allen Freeman

    James Allen Freeman, 49, a resident of Des Moines, Iowa, and formerly of Apison, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016, at his residence. He was survived by his mom and stepfather, Shirley and John Smedley Sr.; children: Danny Freeman, Jenna Freeman and Joseph Freeman; and sisters: Darla Hackney and Marie "Sissy" Whitmire.

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  • Tuesday Jul 5 | via Osky News 

    Elizabeth "Betty" Adreon

    Elizabeth "Betty" Adreon, 89, of Eddyville, IA passed away July 1, 2016, at the Taylor Hospice House of Des Moines. Betty was born on October 1, 1926, to John and Callie Josephine Shaw in Boone, Iowa.

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  • Tuesday Jul 5 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    James Allen Freeman

    James Allen Freeman, 49, a resident of Des Moines, Iowa, and formerly of Apison, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016, at his residence. He was survived by his mom and stepfather, Shirley and John Smedley Sr.; children: Danny Freeman, Jenna Freeman and Joseph Freeman; and sisters: Darla Hackney and Marie "Sissy" Whitmire.

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  • Tuesday Jun 28 | via The Messenger 

    Gary Mohr

    Gary Mohr, 71, died Monday, June 27, 2016 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. A visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City.

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  • Tuesday Jun 28 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Lisa S. Obstfeld

    Lisa S. Obstfeld 60 passed away June 28, 2016, at her home after battling breast cancer for 22 years, nine of them stage four. She was truly a rare person loved by all who met her.

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  • Saturday Jun 25 | via The Messenger 

    Grace Phillips-Ferguson

    Grace M. Phillips-Ferguson, 56, of Franklinton, NC, formerly of Fort Dodge, died at her home on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Grace, the daughter of Lee Phillips and Julie Gooch, was born October 19, 1959 in Fort Dodge.

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  • Jun 22, 2016 | via Osky News 

    Gene Van De Kieft

    Gene Van De Kieft, 65, of Oskaloosa passed away Tuesday evening, June 21, 2016, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Gerald Eugene Van De Kieft, son of Marion George and Margaret Van De Kieft, was born October 19, 1950, in Oskaloosa, Iowa.

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  • Jun 18, 2016 | via The Messenger 

    Donald J. Ott

    Donald J. Ott, age 80, of Pocahontas, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016, at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Fr.

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