Alexander Tollari Obituary

Alexander J. Tollari
Alexander J. Tollari
Alexander J. Tollari

February 20, 1936 - January 11, 2007
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Alex died of an embolism on January 11, 2007. Visitation with the family will be Thursday, January 18, 2007 at Grandview Park Funeral Home beginning at 4:30 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be Friday, January 19, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter’s Worship Center of the Our Lady of the Americas Catholic Church.

Alex devoted a large part of his life in service to others. He served the east side community for 56 years at Hilltop Restaurant. He served his country in the United States Air Force. He served the church as a past president of St. Peter’s Parish Council, member of the Holy Name Society, Dowling Club, and many other organizations.

Left to remember Alex every day is his wife Linda; son Joe, wife Kelly, grandsons Joe and Jason; son Jeff, wife Julie, grandson Travis; daughter Kynda; daughter Lynda Baker, husband Jeff, granddaughters Kaitlyn, Lindsay, and Alexia and grandson Dylan; son Jaime, wife Sandi, granddaughter Emma and grandsons Ethan and Evan. Also keeping his memory alive are his brother Don, wife Patty; sister Jean Leo, husband Pete; brother Joe; sister Linda Anderson, husband Paul; many aunts, nieces, nephews, and lots of special cousins. Alex is at home with his parents, Joe and Linda (Coppi) Tollari.

Alex’s family suggests in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Our Lady of the Americas, 618 E. 18th, Des Moines, IA 50316.


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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, January 18, 2007
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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Our Lady of the Americas-St. Peter Worship Center
618 East 18th Street
Des Moines, IA US 50316
Friday, January 19, 2007
10:30 AM


St. Peter Worship Center
618 East 18th Street
Des Moines, IA US