Catherine Farrell Obituary

Catherine C. Farrell
Catherine C. Farrell
Catherine C. Farrell

March 21, 2004
Born in Granger, IA
Resided in Johnston, IA
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Catherine C. Farrell, 91, died Sunday, March 21, 2004 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 25 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with burial at Glendale Cemetery.

Catherine was born near Granger in Dallas County and was a lifelong resident of Des Moines. She was a homemaker and had worked for J.C. Penney as a sales associate. Catherine was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and Rosary Society, Catholic Women's League and Bishop Drumm Guild.

She is survived by her daughters, Carolyn Farrell, BVM of Chicago, IL, Dolores Zeller (George) of White Bear Lake, MN, and Margaret Whitman (Edward) of Chicago, IL; sons, James Farrell (Caroline) of Seattle, WA, John Farrell of Des Moines and Thomas Farrell (Sandy) of Cheyenne, WY; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister, Rita Schulte of Granger. She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Les "Slim" Farrell.

Family will greet friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Westover Funeral Home, where a Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the BVM Retirement Fund, 1100 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, IA 52003.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, March 24, 2004
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Holy Trinity Catholic Church
2926 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Thursday, March 25, 2004
10:30 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Thursday, March 25, 2004