Mildred Austin

Mildred Lorena Austin passed from this world to her heavenly home on Wednesday, Oct. 17th

Mildred was born March 1, 1925 to Claty and Emma Howk in Des Moines Iowa. “Millie” was wed to Charles William Austin on March...
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Albert Van Houweling

Albert Miles Van Houweling, the son of Melvin and Mae Van Houweling, was born March 3, 1928 in Pella, Iowa.  He graduated from Pella High School, and was known for being a jazz trumpeter and his nickname, “Nooke.”  Following...
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Brad Plecas

Brad E. Plecas was called home by Jesus, his Lord and Savior on October 14, 2018 following a sudden and passionate bout with cancer. Brad was born to Samuel and Barbara (McIntyre) Plecas of West Des Moines on November...
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Willa M. King

Willa King, 91, of Des Moines passed away October 12. Visitation and services will be held October 17 at Brooks Funeral Home at 12:30 pm. Burial will be at 2:00 pm at Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter.

 

Willa...
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Keith Allbaugh

Keith Allbaugh, 79, Altoona, passed away at his home on October 14, 2018. Keith had many hobbies including sudoku puzzles, woodworking, and spending time watching Dylan’s band performances and watching Sydney play softball. He loved...
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Mary Fries

Mary Geraldine (Fitzgerald) Fries, resident of the Iowa Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown, IA, passed away on October 12, 2018. She was born September 26, 1933 to William H. and Dana D. (Hilliard) Fitzgerald in Des Moines, IA.

Gerry (her...
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Dixie Houge

Dixie Lee Houge was born on Sept. 12, 1935 and she went home to the Lord on October 6, 2018. Her funeral will be held at 1 pm, on Thurs., Oct. 11th at the Evergreen Church of Christ, 2215...
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Sylvia Kauffman

Sylvia Kauffman,84, of Des Moines, passed away on October 07, 2018. She worked for Continental Western Life Insurance Company where she later retired from. Sylvia also worked part time at JC Penny Home Store for...
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Thelma Jean Bailey

Thelma Jean Gray was born on April 4, 1938 at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. She grew up near Patterson, IA, and graduated from the Patterson Community School. After high school she attended American Institute of Business...
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Mary Rose Watkins

Mary Rose Druart Watkins, 99, died peacefully surrounded by her family on October 4, 2018.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 7 at Westkirk Presbyterian Church.  Visitation with the family will begin 10 a.m followed by services...
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