Mary Rose Watkins

Mary Rose Druart Watkins, 99, died peacefully surrounded by her family on October 4, 2018.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 7 at Westkirk Presbyterian Church.  Visitation with the family will begin 10 a.m followed by services...
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Herbert “Herb” Halls

Herbert “Herb” Halls, 87, of Des Moines passed away on October 3, 2018.

Herb was born September 7, 1931 in Lucas County to Albert and Mabel (Osenbaugh) Halls. Herb fought a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. On a...
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Mary L. Jones Williams

On the evening Sunday, September 23, 2018, Mary L. Jones Williams went home to be with the Lord. She was 91 years young.


Visitation (10 am) and funeral service (11 am) will be held on Thursday, September 27...
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Darrel Keith Fevold

Darrel, 85, passed away September 20, 2018 at UnityPoint Iowa Lutheran Hospital.  His memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church.


Darrel Keith Fevold, the son of Earl and...
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Ralph Alvin Birkinbine

Ralph Alvin “Al” Birkinbine, 86 of Des Moines, passed away August 25, 2018 after several years of declining health.  Alvin was born September 22, 1931. He was raised on a farm in rural Wapello Co, attended Agency High School,...
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Shelley Renee Etter

Shelley Renee Etter (Hadsall), aged 53, passed away on September 17, 2018 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.  She lived in Beaverdale (Des Moines, Iowa) for that last 27 years.  Born in Marshalltown, Iowa to Joe and Donna Hadsall with...
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Joshua Eugene Rigby

Joshua (Josh) Eugene Rigby, 39, Audubon, died suddenly on Monday, September 10, 2018.


Josh was born September 18, 1978, in Des Moines, Iowa.  He was a long-time Des Moines resident, but most recently was a resident of Audubon,...
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Thelma Taylor

Thelma M. (Horn) Taylor, 91, died September 10, 2018 at home.  She was born December 6, 1926 at Ladora, Iowa to Frank and Martha (Timm) Horn.  Thelma graduated from Beech High School in 1945 where she was on the...
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Joanne Wadle

Joanne (Caffrey) Wadle passed away Wednesday, September 12 after a lengthy illness.  She was born in Marion county, Iowa the youngest of seven girls and second youngest of a family of ten born to Charles and Elizabeth Caffrey.  She...
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David Lee Connett

David Lee Connett, 68, passed away on September 11, 2018 at Bishop Drumm Hospice Center due to a lost fight against a rare form of Lymphoma – Angiolymphoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma.

David was born August 20, 1950 in Des Moines,...
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