Edith Cebuhar Obituary

Edith K. Cebuhar
Edith Cebuhar
Edith K. Cebuhar

March 30, 2008
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Edith was born in Des Moines where she graduated from East High School in 1933 and attended AIB. In 1938 she married John P. Cebuhar. She was an accountant at Weitz Company for 35 years and watched them grow from a small firm to the company they are today.

Edith was a lifelong member of Capitol Hill Lutheran Church (formally First Lutheran), a 27 year volunteer at Iowa Lutheran Hospital and was the editor of Aux Vol, the hospital's newsletter. She was a member of the East High Alethians and Alumni Association and the American Legion Auxiliary. Edith enjoyed traveling with her family, family dinners and Swedish cooking.

Survivors include her nieces and nephews: Michael Stodgel, John (Debbie) Stodgel, Edith Manley, Carl (Nancy) Askland, Bill (Elaine) Askland, Robert Leto, Raymond (Rae) Leto, Phyllis (John) Brodie, Ronald Leto, Barbara (Don) Steffensen, Frank (Marilyn) Cebuhar, Jr., and Sandra Heitman all of Des Moines; many great nieces and nephews including: Kari (Reggie) Virden, Kim (Scott) Stodgel, John Stodgel, Jr., Jennifer Lanciloti, Floyd G. (Alicia) Manley III, Jaime (Roger) Fenton and Joe Stodgel. Edith was preceded in death by her parents, Lars and Hulda Askland; her brothers, Herman and Carl Askland; her sister, Thea Stodgel; her nephew, Albert Stodgel; and her husband John P. Cebuhar.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 PM Tuesday, April 1st at Westover Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Capitol Hill Lutheran Church.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Saturday, March 1, 2008
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Capitol Hill Lutheran Church
511 Des Moines Street
Des Moines, IA US 50309
Wednesday, April 2, 2008
2:00 PM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, April 2, 2008


Capitol Hill Lutheran Church
511 Des Moines Street
Des Moines, IA 50309