Alice Hume Obituary

Alice Marie Hume
Marie Hume
Alice Marie Hume

June 10, 1929 - August 4, 2003
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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A. Marie Hume, 74, peacefully passed away at her home on Thursday, July 31, 2003 in Urbandale. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August 4 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Urbandale, of which she was a member. Graveside and Committal services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Southlawn Cemetery in Seymour, Iowa.

Alice Marie was born the daughter of Dwight E. and Alice Maude Beary Hamlin on June 10, 1929 in rural Powersville, MO. She was a 1948 graduate of Seymour High School. On April 17, 1949 Marie married Kenneth Bert Hume at the Methodist Church in Seymour. She and Kenneth made their home in Des Moines and eventually moved to Urbandale in 1960, and have lived there since. Marie was employed with the former Preferred Risk Insurance Co., now known as Guide One Insurance Co., for several years, retiring in 1987. She was also a homemaker all her life. Marie was a devoted and loving wife, daughter, mother, grandmother and sister. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Marie is survived by her husband of 54 years, Kenneth B. Hume of Urbandale; her two daughters, Dr. Melodee Woodard, husband Bruce and two granddaughters, Kate and Kelly, all of rural Madison County, IA, and Sandra Finzel, husband Harold and grandson, Kristopher, all of the Des Moines area; two brothers, Max Hamlin of Irvine, CA, and David Hamlin of Seymour; and her mother, Alice M. Hamlin of Centerville, IA. She was preceded into eternal life by her father.

A visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, August 3 at Westover Funeral Home. There will be an additional visitation from 9 a.m. until the service time on Monday at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Urbandale.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, August 3, 2003
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
3600 - 75th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Monday, August 4, 2003
10:00 AM
Southlawn Cemetery
Seymour, IA
Monday, August 4, 2003
2:00 PM