James Timothy Dawson

Service

Date: Tue, October 17, 2017
Start time: 4:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, Iowa 50310
Arrangements By:
Merle Hay Funeral Home

Visitation

Date: Tue, October 17, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, Iowa 50310

James Timothy Dawson

Tim, 59, passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. His family will greet friends 2-4 p.m., Tuesday, at Merle Hay Funeral Home, 4400 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, with his memorial service beginning at 4.

 

James Timothy Dawson, the son of James Richard Dawson and Hazel Bablitz was born February 17, 1958 in Lexington, Kentucky. He attended and graduated from Iowa State University. Tim worked various jobs in safety consulting: OSHA, Dawson Safety Consulting, The Weitz Company, The Vermeer Corporation, and most recently, Siegwerk.

 

Tim was a talented musician, playing guitar in Slipstream, The Rivieras, and The Likely Suspects.

 

Tim is lovingly remembered by his wife of 30 years, Kay; two daughters, Jennifer and Lydia; mother, Hazel (David) Giildenzopf; father, Jim (Kay) Dawson; sister, Teresa (Bill) Krejci; brother, Ken Dawson; step brothers: Jamie (Michelle) Giildenzopf and Joe (Susie) Giildenzopf; step sister, Jill Porter; many nieces and nephews; and his dog, Daphne.

 

Memorial contributions may be given to his family.

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