Shirley Ann Davis

Shirley (Fleming) Davis of Van Meter passed away on July 2, 2019 from cancer at EveryStep Kavanagh House in Des Moines. A celebration of life will be held from 4pm-7pm on Thursday, July 18 at Brooks Funeral Care, 7975...
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Robert West

Robert West, 61, of Ankeny, Iowa passed away on July 2, 2019 at home.

A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019 at Merle Hay Funeral Home at 4400 Merle Hay Road, Des...
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Kenton “Kenny” Runyon

Kenton Jay “Kenny” Runyon, 61, passed peacefully Friday, June 28, 2019 surrounded by his family at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa, due to complications resulting from a stroke.


Family and friends may join us for a celebration of...
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Richard Neal Meadows

Richard, age 85, passed away on June 25, 2019 at the Rowley Masonic Home surrounded by love.  His family will greet friends beginning at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Merle Hay Funeral Home, 4400 Merle Hay Road...
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Gerald Eshelman

Des Moines – Gerald “Big Jer” Eshelman died peacefully on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at his home in Des Moines, Iowa. He was 2 days shy of his 88thbirthday.

Jer was born on June 24, 1931 in Des Moines,...
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Max Cole Jr.

Max Cole Jr., age 95 passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 27th, with a visitation beginning at 12:00 PM followed by a small ceremony at 1:00 PM.  Services will...
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Raymond Collins

Raymond Morris Collins, 92, of West Des Moines, Iowa, was gladly accepted into the Lord’s arms on June 24, 2019 at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa where he was surrounded by many members of his loving family.

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Harold “Wayne” Taylor

Harold Taylor will be interred at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter, IA on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 11:00 am. Following the burial at the Veterans Cemetery, the family invites you to join them at the American...
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Patricia Anne Loy

Pat, 86, passed away June 20, 2019 at University Park Nursing and Rehab.  Her funeral will be at 11:00 a.m. on July 2, 2019, at Merle Hay Funeral Home.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents, William and...
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Patricia Drobny

Patricia Lavonne Marsolek Drobny, 89, died peacefully amongst family at Edgewater early June 25.

Pat was born in St. Cloud, MN, moved to Marshalltown when she was five, and graduated from Iowa State –  a Home Ec major and...
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