November 26, 2018

Start Time:

2:00 p.m.


Merle Hay Funeral Home


4400 Merle Hay Road

Des Moines, Iowa 50310

Arrangements By:

Merle Hay Funeral Home

Floyd Fluharty

Floyd, 88, passed away November 15, 2018 at Polk City Nursing and Rehab.  His memorial service will be at 2 p.m., Monday, November 26, 2018 at Merle Hay Funeral Home.


Floyd Edgar Fluharty, the son of Nicholas and Bessie (Lytle) Fluharty, was born June 5, 1930 in Shinston, West Virginia.  He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1952.  He worked at Firestone from 1963-1985, and then the Iowa DOT.  He enjoyed playing steel guitar, scuba diving, and repairing things.


Floyd is lovingly remembered by his wife, Delores; daughter, Linda (Chris) Nichols; sons, Alan (Kelly) Fluharty and Craig Fluharty; grandchildren: Katherine (Ryan) Roy and Alexander Nichols; great-grandson, William Roy; sister, Doris Holloway; and sister-in-law, Myrna Fluharty.


Floyd was preceded in death by his son, Gary; and brothers, Robert and Eugene.


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