Desdemona Maffini-Lemmert Obituary

Desdemona  Maffini-Lemmert
Desdemona Maffini-Lemmert
Desdemona Maffini-Lemmert

November 9, 2003
Born in Pouzolli, Italy
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Desdemona Maffini-Lemmert, 90, passed away on Sunday, November 9, 2003 at Genesis Senior Living Center in Des Moines. Services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, November 12 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church in Des Moines. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.

Desdemona was born in Pouzolli, Italy. She was a war bride, marrying Gordon Lemmert of Arthur, NE on November 25, 1945 in Naples, Italy. They lived in North Platte, NE before moving to Newton, Iowa in 1981. Desdemona moved to Prairie City in 1988.

She is survived by her son, Ernest Lemmert of Prairie City; daughter, Louise Clatterbuck of Windsor Heights; three grandsons, Mark Clatterbuck of Wichita, KS and Cory and Joseph Lemmert of Prairie City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Lemmert in 1985.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday at Westover Funeral Home.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, November 11, 2003
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Wednesday, November 12, 2003
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, November 12, 2003