Charlotte Finnerty Obituary

Charlotte F. Finnerty
Charlotte F. Finnerty
Charlotte F. Finnerty

June 26, 1934 - July 5, 2006
Born in Audubon, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Charlotte Finnerty, 72, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 8, at Iles Funeral Homes - Westover Chapel. Graveside services will be 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Maple Grove Cemetery in Audubon, Iowa.

Charlotte was born in Audubon, Iowa on June 26, 1934. She was raised in Audubon and graduated from Audubon High School in 1952. Charlotte married her high school sweetheart, Robert Wayne Finnerty in 1953. She was an Examiner with the Iowa Department of Insurance retiring in 1999. Charlotte enjoyed traveling, gardening and spending time with her family.

Charlotte is survived by her three sons and their wives: Tony (Linda) of Burnsville, MN, Thomas (Jennifer) of Naperville, IL, Terry (Teri Anne) of Ontario, OR and her daughter, Tamara of Des Moines; seven grandchildren; three sisters, Lois Rasmussen, Elizabeth Schrader and Marilyn Anderson; and three brothers, Wayne "Lefty" Petersen, Jerry Petersen and Randy Petersen. She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents, Arnold and Helen (Jensen) Petersen; and her sister, Gloria Munch.

Visitation begins after 3 p.m. Friday at Westover Chapel where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to the Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Foundation. Charlotte Finnerty, 72, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 8, at Iles Funeral Homes - Westover Chapel. Graveside services will be 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Maple Grove Cemetery in Audubon, Iowa.

Charlotte was born in Audubon, Iowa on June 26, 1934. She was raised in Audubon and graduated from Audubon High School in 1952. Charlotte married her high school sweetheart, Robert Wayne Finnerty in 1953. She was an Examiner with the Iowa Department of Insurance retiring in 1999. Charlotte enjoyed traveling, gardening and spending time with her family.

Charlotte is survived by her three sons and their wives: Tony (Linda) of Burnsville, MN, Thomas (Jennifer) of Naperville, IL, Terry (Teri Anne) of Ontario, OR and her daughter, Tamara of Des Moines; seven grandchildren; three sisters, Lois Rasmussen, Elizabeth Schrader and Marilyn Anderson; and three brothers, Wayne "Lefty" Petersen, Jerry Petersen and Randy Petersen. She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents, Arnold and Helen (Jensen) Petersen; and her sister, Gloria Munch.

Visitation begins after 3 p.m. Friday at Westover Chapel where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to the Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Foundation.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, July 7, 2006
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Westover Funeral Home
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Saturday, July 8, 2006
12:00 PM
Cemetery
Maple Grove Cemetery
Audubon, IA
Saturday, July 8, 2006