M. Louise Reynolds

Mildred Louise Reynolds born April 2, 1925 in Cincinnati, Iowa to Cecil and Ursul (Friel) Bozwell. Her family was incredibly important, and she spent a lot of effort in activities her children were involved with. Louise was a longtime...
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Roland Bouchard

Roland Alfred Bouchard passed away on December 24, 2018. Funeral services for Roland will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 1:00pm at Merle Hay Funeral Home. Visitation will be held the day prior on Friday, December 28,...
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Santina M. “Shant” Punelli

Santina Marie Punelli, born July 4, 1926, passed away peacefully on December 23 after 92 full years of life.

Santina, known to many as Shant or Grandma Nelli, was a devoted Catholic and involved parishioner at St. Anthony’s...
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Jacqueline Baker

Jacqueline Ann Baker (Jackie) died surrounded by loving family on December 21, 2018, in West Des Moines, Iowa. She was born the 3rd of 4 children to Leota Mae (Rorah) and Newton Mearl Todd in Omaha, Nebraska, on...
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Caterina Pannkuk

Caterina Pannkuk passed away December 19, at Carlisle Care Center at the age of 88. She was born in Trieste, Italy on February 21, 1930. When Rina was 21, she met and married her husband, Boyd H. Pannkuk, while...
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Marjorie McDowell

Marjorie, 70, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018. She was born on August 17, 1948 to Edwin and Alma (Gambrel) Spray and was preceded in death by her parents; husband Lloyd; daughter, Christina; and brother, Larry.

Marjorie is survived...
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Shirley Winslow

Shirley Jean Winslow passed away in her home on Saturday, December 15, 2018. She was born on June 30, 1947 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Marlow and Waneta Hughes. She was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents and...
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James & Norma Hasbrouck

James & Norma Hasbrouck, 89 & 87 years old, married for 68 years, were called to Heaven 10 days apart. James passed away on December 3rd at the VA Medical Center in Des Moines and Norma passed away on...
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Pauline Drottz

Pauline Drottz passed away December 12, 2018. The body will be cremated and at her request no services are to be held. Interment will be in Rising Sun Cemetery.

Pauline was born Mar 18, 1924 in Vienna Austria and...
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Jerena Johnson

Jerena Karen Johnson, known to everyone as Karen, of Saylorville, IA, formerly of Colorado Springs, CO, passed away December 8 after a long battle with ovarian cancer.


Karen was born Dec. 24, 1950 in Des Moines, IA to...
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