Berl Stout Obituary

Berl C. Stout
Bud Stout
Berl C. Stout

November 26, 1926 - April 16, 2008
Born in Sac City, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Berl C. "Bud" Stout, 81, died Wednesday, April 16, 2008 at Valley View Village from complications of diabetes. The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 20 at Iles Funeral Homes-Grandview Park Chapel in Des Moines. Funeral services will be at First Christian Church in Sac City on Monday, April 21 where the family will receive friends at a noon luncheon followed by 1:30 p.m. funeral services. Burial will be at the Oakland Cemetery in Sac City.

Bud was born in Sac City and lived in Lake View, IA from 1974 until moving to Valley View Village in Des Moines in 1989. He worked for 31 years as a letter carrier for the Sac City Post Office. Following retirement he managed the Crescent Campgrounds in Lake View for 5 years and after moving to Des Moines was a volunteer tour escort for the Des Moines Park and Recreation Bus Tours from 1989-1994. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and continued his military service with 26 years in the Army Reserve. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Sac City.

Bud is survived by his wife of 33 years, Ruth Powell-Lapp Stout of Des Moines; two daughters, Deborah A. Wade (John Sagraves) of Thornton, CO and Candolyn C. Streed (Mark) of LaFayette, CO; step-son, David R. Powell (Jan) of Des Moines; sister, Betty Olson (Duane) of Lytton, IA; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 20 years, Dolores E. (Schuldt) Stout and his sister, Joyce Quail.

Memorial contributions are being directed to Hospice of Central Iowa 401 Railroad Pl. West Des Moines, IA 50265.





Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Sunday, April 20, 2008
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
First Christian Church-Sac City
Sac City, IA US
Monday, April 21, 2008
1:30 PM
Oakland Cemetery-Sac City
Sac City, IA US
Monday, April 21, 2008