Cecil Boldes Obituary

Cecil P. Boldes
Cecil P. Boldes

November 9, 2003
Born in Bradford, PA
Resided in Redmond, WA


Cecil Panor Boldes, 92, died Sunday, November 9, 2003 at the Cascade Vista Convalescent Center in Redmond, Washington from natural causes. Private services are planned at a later date.

Mrs. Boldes was born in Bradford, Pennsylvania and at an early age moved with her parents to Des Moines, where she lived until 1991. At that time, she moved to the Seattle, Washington area. She had been active in many organizations here, including the United Way, the American Cancer Society and the Greenwood School PTA. She was a past president of the Sisterhood of the Temple B'nai Jeshurun. She and her late husband, Alfred (Bud) Boldes, were owners of the former women's specialty stores, Norman Cassidy and DeArcy's and she worked for several years at Dickinson's, a women's clothing store.

Surviving are two daughters, Linda Weitz of Washington, D.C. and Judi Larson of Duvall, WA, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the Blank Park Zoo, the Wesley Acres Adult Day Center or other appropriate organizations.




Funeral Home
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312


Blank Park Zoo
7401 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315
Wesley Acres Adult Day Center
3520 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312