Bert Barb Obituary

Bert J. Barb
Bert Barb
Bert J. Barb

November 7, 1913 - March 19, 2006
Born in Warsaw, MO
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Obituary

Bertel J. Barb, 92, of Des Moines passed away Sunday, March 19, 2006 at Iowa Health Hospice Taylor House. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, March 23 at Iles Funeral Homes-Grandview Park Chapel. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Bert was born in Warsaw, MO in 1913 and lived most of his life in Des Moines. He worked for 30 years as a mechanic for Betts Cadillac retiring in 1976. He was an Army veteran of World War II, past president of the International Association of Machinists and a member of the Senior’s Bowling League at AMF Des Moines Lanes. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Bert was married to Rowena Dwier in 1941. She preceded him in death in 1986. Their only daughter, Marilyn of Des Moines survives.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, March 22, 2006
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, March 23, 2006
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3601 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, March 23, 2006