Joseph Cuevas

Service

Time: TBA
Location:
St. Anthony's Catholic Church
Address:
Des Moines, Iowa
Arrangements By:
Tonini Funeral Home
Time: TBA
Location:
Glendale Cemetery
Address:
Des Moines, Iowa

Visitation

Joseph Cuevas

August 6, 1930 - July 25, 2016

Joseph, A. Cuevas was born on August 6, 1930 to Antonio and Jesus “Jessie” (Gonzales) Cuevas in Des Moines, Iowa. He passed away on July 25, 2016 at home after a short battle with cancer at the age of 85. The Mass and interment will be private.

Joseph was a U.S. Army Veteran and served in the Korean War. A member of the American Legion Post 659, VFW and St. Anthony Catholic Church. He retired in 1993 from Woods Roofing Co. and he was an excellent cook. He would deliver his homemade meals all over the Southside of Des Moines.

Joseph is survived by siblings, Benita (Darrell), Mary (John), Ernestine, Phillip, Roberta (Vincent) and Lucille (Jerome); his companion of 28 years, Donna; his dog, Benjie; many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Antonia, Delores, Daniel, Richard and infant brother and sister.

NO FLOWERS PLEASE. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to go to the charity of their choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.iowafuneralplanning.com

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