Ralph “Reldon” Stamper

Service

Date: Thu, August 24, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Location:
Iowa Veteran's Cemetery
Address:
34024 Veterans Memorial Dr, Adel, IA
Arrangements By:
Brooks Funeral Care

Visitation

Date: Thu, August 24, 2017
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines

Ralph “Reldon” Stamper

Ralph Reldon Stamper, 84, passed away peacefully at his home in West Des Moines surrounded by family on August 20, 2017. A memorial visitation will take place at Merle Hay Funeral Home: 4400 Merle Hay Rd., Des Moines; on Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 11 AM-1PM. Burial will take place at Iowa Veteran’s Cemetery in Van Meter at 2PM, following the visitation.
Ralph enlisted in the United States Navy from 1953-1955 and served during the Korean War. He was loved and cherished by his family- he spent a lot of time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. After retirement, he enjoyed traveling with his wife Beverly. His family will dearly miss him.
Ralph will be remembered by his beloved wife of 60 years: Beverly; children: Cindy (Randy) Shelton, Becky (Matt) McGovern, Mary (Frank) Atzeni, Bob Stamper, and Jean (Scott) Maas; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law: Brenda Miller; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family for future donation.

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