David Rembolt Obituary

David L. Rembolt
David L. Rembolt
David L. Rembolt

April 16, 1940 - November 22, 2007
Born in Lincoln, NE
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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David L Rembolt, 67, died on Thanksgiving Day at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. David was born on April 16, 1940, in Lincoln, NE, to Dr. Raymond and Mae Rembolt and spent most of his youth in Iowa City. He graduated from the University of Iowa in 1962. He was a USMC pilot from 1962-1967 and while in Vietnam he was awarded the Purple Heart and an Air Medal. He was a pilot for Northwest Airlines while living in Minnesota and Iowa. David married Charlotte (Hooker) Kreamer in 1993. David cherished his family, friends and church. He was a Deacon of Plymouth Congregational Church for three years and was committed to his faith throughout his life. David was extremely proud of his stepchildren, nieces, nephews and grandchildren and he loved to tell humorous stories about them.

He is survived by wife, Charlotte; mother, Mae Rembolt of Iowa City; brother, Dick (Penny) Rembolt of Iowa City; stepchildren, step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. David was preceded in death by his father, Dr. Raymond Rembolt, and sister, Diana (Rembolt) Brower.

The family will greet friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 29, at Westover Funeral Home in Des Moines. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 30, at Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ in Des Moines.

In Lieu of flowers, the family has respectfully requested that memorial contributions be made to Plymouth Congregational Church of Christ or Taylor House Hospice.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, November 29, 2007
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Memorial Service
Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Friday, November 30, 2007
11:00 AM
Plymouth Memorial Gardens Cemetery-Des Moines
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Friday, November 30, 2007