Des Moines Obituaries

Des Moines Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Des Moines, IA

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  • Yesterday | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    Kurt Van Doren, 45, Portland, Oregon

    Kurt Walter Van Doren entered this world on Dec. 13, 1969 in Des Moines IA. On August 17, 2015, he left it on his own terms.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via The Daily Freeman-Journal 

    Bessie Ritter, 90, Clarion

    Funeral services for Bessie Ritter will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, August 24, 2015 at the First Lutheran Church, 420 1st Street North West in Clarion, with Pastor Grant Woodley officiating. Burial will be held at Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 23, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Ewing Funeral Home, 1801 Central Avenue East in Clarion, and will continue one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via The Messenger 

    Marilyn Wallrichs

    Marilyn Wallrichs, 80, of Fort Dodge, passed away Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Services will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Callender, Iowa.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via WHO-TV Des Moines 

    Celebration of Life Service held for Metro Cyclist

    A celebration of life ceremony was held for Wade Franck at Living History Farms on Sunday. Franck used to work at the outdoor museum and more recently worked at Kyle's Bikes in Ankeny.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Wade A. Baker

    A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at WNC Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain with the Rev. Phillip Wyatt officiating.

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  • Sunday Aug 23 | via Daily Journal 

    Margaret Whitaker, Morgantown

    Margaret Whitaker, 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday evening, Aug. 23, 2015, at the Franklin United Methodist Community. She was a resident of Morgantown.

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  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via The Messenger 

    John Seehusen

    John Seehusen, 69, of Fort Dodge, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. The memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday August 22, 2015, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pomeroy, IA.

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  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Frederick J. Doolittle, Lake Geneva, WI

    Frederick J. Doolittle, 84, received his wings Monday, Aug. 17th, at Agrace Hospice and Palliative Care with family at his side. Fred was born Oct. 28, 1930, to James L. Doolittle and Martha Doolittle in Port Huron, MI.

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  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via KTIV-TV Sioux City 

    Police: Driver accused of hitting Iowa bicyclist who...

    Authorities say a driver accused of hitting a cyclist in Des Moines had a blood alcohol content that was nearly three times the legal limit to drive. Des Moines police say a preliminary breath test showed 31-year-old Jonathan Levya Rodriguez had the elevated level following the Sunday morning crash.

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  • Tuesday Aug 18 | via The Democrat 

    Arlene E.Varcoe 1926-2015

    Funeral service for Arlene Varcoe of Emmetsburg will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 2:30 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Emmetsburg. The Rev.

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  • Thursday Aug 13 | via KWWL-TV Waterloo 

    2 dead after RV strikes SUV in Warren County

    Two people have died, including a 9-year-old boy, after an RV carrying a trailer struck an SUV in Warren County. The Des Moines Register reports 9-year-old Eric M. Fuller and 72-year-old Karla K. Handy, who were passengers in the SUV, died Wednesday morning.

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  • Wednesday Aug 5 | via Hawk Eye 

    Ernestine Mendez

    Ernestine "Tinnie" Mendez, 80, of Fort Madison, passed away at 11:03 p.m. on Monday, August 3, 2015 at Fort Madison Community Hospital. She was born on November 21, 1934 in Fort Madison, IA to Benito & Erminia Porrez Sandoval.

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  • Monday Aug 3 | via Trenton Republican-Times 

    Raymond Maxwell a oeMaxa Snyder

    Raymond Maxwell "Max" Snyder, an 80-year-old resident of Lineville, IA, died on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, IA. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. today at the Greenlee-Middleton Funeral Chapel in Lineville, with Pastors Danny Moore and Max Carmichael officiating.

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  • Jul 29, 2015 | 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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  • Jul 28, 2015 | 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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  • Jul 28, 2015 | 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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  • Jul 27, 2015 | 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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  • Jul 26, 2015 | 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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