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2018

The following lives were celebrated at OLIH with Fr. Stephen Orr as presider from November 1, 2017 to October 31, 2018:

Rodney Doyle passed away on September 28, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, October 2. Rodney was 63 years old.

Anthony ‘Tony’ Terrones passed away on September 18, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, September 29. Tony was 74 years old.

Dr John J Polich passed away on September 16, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, September 27. John was 95 years old.

Ruth Burrows passed away on September 6, 2018.  Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, September 14. Ruth was 92 years old.

Margaret 'Pegi' Davis-Donovan passed away on August 26, 2018.  Her graveside service was held on Wednesday, August 29. Pegi was 68 years old.

Judith 'Judy' Ferin  passed away on July 6, 2018.  Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, Aug 3. Judy was 76 years old.

Gerry Quinn  passed away on July 17, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, July 23. Gerry was 80 years old.

Wayne Busch passed away on July 14, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, July 18. Wayne was 77 years old.

Susan Casserly Hinman passed away on July 6, 2018.  Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, July 12. Susan was 77 years old.

Mary Duncan passed away on May 24, 2018.  Her funeral service was held on Friday, July 13. Mary was 91 years old.

Ivadell May Hayes Thomas  passed away on June 28, 2018.  Her funeral service was held on Thursday, July 5. Ivadell was 94 years old.

Thomas 'Tom' Geitzenauer  passed away on June 16, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, June 20. Tom was 72 years old.

Kathleen 'Kathy' Schweers passed away on June 14, 2018.  Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, June 19. Kathy was 69 years old.

Isaac Berthelsen  passed away on May 29, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, June 4. Isaac was one day old.

Denny Bernholtz  passed away on May 13, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, May 24. Denny was 47.

Gordon Buttery  passed away on May 14, 2018.  His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, May 21. Gordon was 73.

Janice Frederick  passed away on May 5, 2018.  Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, May 10.  Janice was 83.

William Joseph 'Joe' McCarthy passed away on April 26, 2018. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, May 2. Joe was 76.

J. Edward Johnston passed away on April 14, 2018. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, April 19. Ed was 88.

Florence Gostomczik Gieseke passed away on March 26, 2018. Her Funeral Service was held on Saturday, March 31. Florence was 90.

Dave Rees passed away on March 19, 2018. His Memorial Service was held on Monday, March 27. Dave was 46.

Mary Trusty passed away on March 18, 2018. Her Memorial Service was held on Monday, March 26. Mary was 86.

Matthew Bachman passed away on March 7, 2018. His Memorial Service was held on Saturday, March 24. Matthew was 31.

Robert Collins passed away on March 6, 2018. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, March 12. Bob was 81.

Joanne Bloodgood passed away on February 21, 2018. Her funeral service was held on Saturday, March 10. Joanne was 93.

Thomas Hart passed away on February 10, 2018. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, February 16. Tom was 67.

Dolores Bonish passed away on February 12, 2018. Her funeral service was held on Thursday, February 15. Dolores was 77.

Mary Lenihan Fontana passed away on January 20, 2018. Her funeral service was held on Friday, February 2. Mary was 84.

Mary Hart Hutton passed away on January 15, 2018. Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, January 19. Mary was 88.

John 'Jack' Dyer passed away on January 7, 2018. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, January 11. Jack was 81.

Cathy Berger passed away on December 21, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, December 29. Cathy was 68.

Ed Kinlein passed away on December 13, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, December 16. Ed was 80.

Alice LaFollette passed away on December 1, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, December 7. Alice was 98.

Gordon Buttery, husband of Marge and father to Richard, Greg, and Mark passed away May 14, 2018. Visitation will be be at 9:30 am, and his Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30am at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church.    Fr. Stephen Orr will preside. Gordon was 73.

2017

The following lives were celebrated at OLIH with Fr. Stephen Orr as presider from November 1, 2016 to October 31, 2017:

Margee Walljasper passed away October 24, 2017. Her funeral service was celebrated Monday, October 30. Margee was 84.

Michael Monaghan passed away October 18, 2017. His funeral service was celebrated Tuesday, October 24. Michael was 68.

Carol Testa passed away September 16, 2017. Her funeral service was celebrated Friday, September 22. Carol was 74.

Herman Nagle passed away September 3, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Friday, September 8. Herman was 80.

Tom Strabbing passed away August 24, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Tuesday, August 29.  Tom was 66.

Joan Wilkinson passed away August 13, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Friday, August 18.  Joan was 92.

Mike Meston passed away June 26, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, July 1.  Mike was 76.

Cletus Chicoine passed away June 8, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Tuesday, June 13. Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. Cletus was 82.

Doreen "Dee" Stolze passed away June 6, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on June 12.  Burial was at Iowa Veterans Cemetery, Van Meter, IA. Dee was 82.

Merlyn "Chuck" Bach passed away June 2, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on June 7.  Burial was at Highland Memory Gardens, Des Moines, IA. Chuck was 84.

Rosemary Ledin passed away June 2, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on June 6.  Burial will be at a later date. Rosemary was 91.

Carrie Koester passed away May 17, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on May 22.  Burial will be at a later date. Carrie was 56.

Marybelle Quinn passed away March 27, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on May 1.  Burial was at Highland Memory Gardens, Des Moines, IA. Marybelle was 88.

Loretta Tracy passed away March 19, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on March 30.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Loretta was 90.

Lucille Sullivan passed away March 15, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on March 21.  Burial was at Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, IA. Lucille was 73.

Dale Stall passed away March 2, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on March 7.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Dale was 89.

Raymond "Ray" Yori passed away February 22, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on February 28.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Ray was 87.

Richard Dickerson passed away February 20, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on February 27.  Burial was at Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, IA. Richard was 79.

Rose Vance passed away February 8, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on February 25.  Burial will be at a later date. Rose was 88.

Harry Sherman, Jr passed away February 6, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on February 9.  Burial will be at a later date. Harry was 94.

Carol Wonderlin passed away January 25, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on January 28.  Burial will be at a later date. Carol was 72.

Lamont Schreurs passed away December 25, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 29.  Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Maxwell, IA. Lamont was 70.

Brian Rohlf passed away December 23, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 27.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Brian was 60.

Dolores 'Dorie' Fuqua passed away December 19, 2016. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 23.  Burial was at Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, IA. Dorie was 77.

Helen Fontana passed away December 14, 2016. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 19.  Burial was at Highland Memory Gardens, Des Moines, IA. Helen was 97.

LaVern "Vern' Balk" passed away December 11, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 16.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Vern was 75.

Victoria "Vicki" Gioffredi passed away November 30, 2016. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 10.  Burial was at Oralabor Cemetery, Ankeny, IA. Vicki was 91.

William "Bill" Elbert passed away November 25, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on December 2.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Bill was 82.

Steven Fausch passed away November 10, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on November 15.  Burial was at Ankeny Memorial Gardens, Ankeny, IA. Steven was 66.

Thomas VoPava passed away November 8, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on November 14.  Burial was at Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, IA. Thomas was 58.

Charles Colwell passed away November 6, 2016. His Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on November 10.  Burial was at St. Benedict Cemetery, St. Benedict, IA. Charles was 86.

Margie McCarthy passed away November 1, 2016. Her Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated November 7.  Burial was at Berwick Cemetery, Ankeny, IA. Margie was 72.