Ralph A. Newman

Ralph Alexander Newman was born March 29, 1929 and entered eternal life on March 7, 2020.

Ralph was born to Ralph Blane Newman and Lillian Swanson Newman. He graduated from Lincoln High School in 1947. On September 18, 1953...
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Ardeth “Ardie” Lane

Ardeth “Ardie” Lane 88, of Ankeny, Iowa passed away on March 3, 2020 at Sunnyview Care Center in Ankeny, Iowa.

There will be no services at this time. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to...
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Karl Schultz

Karl Frederick Schultz of Urbandale, Iowa went to his heavenly home on March 6th, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on December 17th, 1947 in Des Moines, Iowa to Henry and Neva (Doris) Schultz.  After graduating...
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Leonard Charles Yacavona, Sr.

Leonard Charles Yacavona, Sr. 89, of Indianola passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines, Iowa. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be at...
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Robert “Bob” Watson Jr.

Robert “Bob” Watson Jr. was called home by his Maker, on March 4th, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa.
Born on January 25th in 1965, he was the third child, but only son of Robert and Katharyne (Walker) Watson....
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Wesley Deion Taylor

Wesley Deion Taylor, 47, of Des Moines, passed unexpectedly at home on Thursday, February 27th. He was born to and is survived by Pamela Taylor and Harold Dean McQuitty in Columbia,...
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Marie E. Crook

Marie E. Crook, 79, passed away on February 19th, 2020. She was born in Des Moines, IA on July 9th, 1940 to Ray and Ruth McCoy.
In 1959 Marie married Richard Ceretti and to this union two children...
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Gloria Jean Holder

Gloria Jean Holder, 88, of Rock Island, Illinois, passed on February 29, 2020 at St. Anthony’s Nursing Home in Rock Island. Her family will greet friends and family from 1-2 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, at Brooks South Town Chapel...
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Koko Kawaguchi

Koko Kawaguchi was born Yoshiye Shimizu, April 24, 1917, on Bacon Island, California. She passed on peacefully in her home on February 27, 2020, surrounded by her family of loving friends and gentle caregivers.

For close to 103 years,...
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Scott T. Barkley

Scott Barkley was born in Des Moines, Iowa on August 18, 1950 to Robert and Velda Barkley. He passed away on February 28, 2020. He is survived by his parents and two brothers, Mark Barkley of Des Moines and...
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