Jerry Swertfager

Jerry D. Swertfager left this world to be with his Lord and family on March 22, at the Urbandale Care Center. Jerry was born on July 3, 1946 in Des Moines, IA to Charles and Thelma (Demoss) Swertfager and...
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Junior “Jr” Goodson

Junior Goodson passed away March 5, 2020 at Johnston Mercy One Hospice.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Maren Goodson, three daughters, Ronda Wilson Reed (Dan), Laura Samuell...
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Gloria Ann (Allsup) Merical

Gloria was born on October 7, 1938 to Earnest and Susie Allsup. She was born at her Aunt Ivy’s home in Dallas County.
Gloria went to a one room country schoolhouse in Adair County until sixth grade. Her...
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Ronald Dean May

Ronald Dean May, 71 passed away February 29, 2020 after one hell of a fight with cancer.

Ron was born and raised in Grafton, Iowa. He moved to Des Moines over 50 years ago. Ron retired from John Deere...
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Karen Millang

Karen Lucille Schwab Millang passed away on Friday, March 13, 2020 due to complications from pneumonia. She was 77 years old.

Karen was born on December 14, 1942 in East Chicago, Indiana. As the second oldest (and oldest daughter)...
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Allen “Reid” Salisbury

Allen “Reid” Salisbury, 63, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away in the peace of his home on March 11, 2020.
Allen Reid Salisbury was born on February 12, 1957 in Des Moines, Iowa; he was the son of...
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Scott Richard Lawnsdail

Scott R. Lawnsdail56,  passed away on Monday, February 3, 2020 at home unexpectedly in his sleep from a spleen aneurysm. 

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Beulah Jane Hanke-Ezell

Beulah Jane Hanke-Ezell, 95, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Mercy Hospital.  

Please help the family reflect on Beulah’s joyous, well lived life this Thursday, March 12,...
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J. Michael Laski

J. Michael Laski, 78, of West Des Moines passed away on March 6, 2020 at UnityPoint Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.
Mike was born on August 25, 1941 in St. Louis, Missouri. He was the son of...
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Jessie Nadine Scott

Jessie Nadine Scott, 91, passed away on March 9, 2020 at Senior Suites in Urbandale.  Her family will greet friends from 5-7 p.m., Friday, March 13 at Brooks Funeral Care.  Her graveside committal will be at noon on Saturday,...
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