Clifford Humphrey Obituary

Clifford W. Humphrey
Clifford Humphrey
Clifford W. Humphrey

September 25, 1909 - March 22, 2007
Born in Fairfield, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Clifford W. Humphrey, 97, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Bishop Drumm Care Center in Johnston, Iowa. A Funeral Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 28, at Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm Care Center, with burial to follow at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery.

Cliff was born September 25, 1909, in Fairfield, Iowa and lived most of his life in Des Moines. He was a photo engraver by trade and retired from the Des Moines Register in 1974. Cliff was active in the Iowa State Council of Senior Citizens, a board member of the Shepherd Center of Greater Des Moines, Iowa Ageing Coalition, Older Iowans Legislature and a senior citizen liaison for Senator Dick Clark and Congressman Neal Smith.

Cliff was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Emmett Humphrey and Anna Muriel (Nicholson) Humphrey; his brother, Fred Dale Humphrey and his wife, Lillian (Jarosh) Humphrey. He is survived by his children, Jean (Mike) Fitzpatrick of Johnston, Iowa, Elaine Lumbard of Urbandale, Iowa, Charles Humphrey of Shoreview, Minnesota and Mary Ruby of Mankato, Minnesota; 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, at Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm Care Center with a Wake Service at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm Care Center, Holy Family School or Dowling Catholic High School.

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Visitation
Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm
5837 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA US 50131
Tuesday, March 27, 2007
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Service
Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm
5837 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA US 50131
Wednesday, March 28, 2007
9:30 AM
Cemetery
Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery
4400 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Wednesday, March 28, 2007

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Our Lady of Peace Chapel at Bishop Drumm
5837 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA US 50131