Jerry Aldrich

Jerry Aldrich, 80, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Prairie Vista Village in Altoona.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Altoona Christian Church, 2890 1st  Ave...
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Jaye McKinnon

Jaye McKinnon (Donna R. McKinnon) Des Moines, IA resident born Aug 30, 1957 in St Louis Missouri, passed away June 23, 2018 at  Methodist Medical Center Hospital. Jaye graduated from Riverview Gardens Senior High School....
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Dorothy Von Gillern

Dorothy von Gillern, 99, passed away peacefully, December 11 at Deerfield Retirement Community.

Dorothy was born in January 1918 to Anna and F. L. Goeppinger in Boone.  She graduated from Iowa State College (University) in Home Economics (Food and...
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Ronley D. Schnell

Ronley, 90, passed away on July 1, 2018 at Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny.  His funeral will be at 11 a.m., Friday July 6th, at Merle Hay Funeral Home.  The family will greet friends beginning at 10.

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Virginia “Ginny” Boyd West

Virginia “Ginny” Clark Boyd West, 91, passed into heaven peacefully on July 10 at Calvin Community in Des Moines.  Ginny was born to Oliver and Jo Clark in Des Moines on March 31.  She graduated from Lincoln High School...
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Shawn C. Hawxby

Shawn, 51, passed away July 11, 2018 at his home.  A memorial visitation will be 5-8 p.m., Friday, at Merle Hay Funeral Home.


Shawn Christopher Hawxby was born July 1, 1967 in Des Moines to T.J. and Starlyn...
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Donald C. Ludwig

DONALD “DON” CHRISTOPHER LUDWIG,89, passed away on July 9,2018. Don was born Nov 17,1928 in Casey, IA to Christopher and Esther Ludwig. Don graduated from Casey High School in 1947. On September 6, 1950 Don married Maxine (Corrigan) Ludwig...
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Janice Boudewyns

Janice Carole (Blount) Boudewyns, 78, passed away peacefully July 11, 2018 at Kavanaugh Hospice House. She was born on June 6, 1940 and raised in Des Moines, Iowa. Jan graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1958. Jan retired from...
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Karen Heather

Karen Loretta (Thomas) Heather died on July 5, 2018. She passed peacefully at home surrounded by her children and grandchildren.

Karen was born on September 28, 1935 in Prole, Iowa to Gregg and Loretta Thomas. She was a strong,...
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Susan Baker

Susan Linnett Baker joined the Lord’s angels on Sunday, July 1st, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.

Susan was born in Des Moines, Iowa on...
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