Edna Dowling Obituary

Edna L. Dowling
Edna L. Dowling
Edna L. Dowling

August 2, 2003
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Edna Lucile Blore Dowling died Saturday, August 2, 2003 at Scottish Rite Park. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, August 9 at Plymouth Congregational Church, with burial at Hillcrest Cemetery in Omaha, NE.

Formerly of Omaha, NE, Edna moved to Des Moines in 1994. Edna was born in Oconee, Nebraska in 1906. She moved to Lincoln, NE, and graduated from Lincoln High School and the University of Nebraska in 1932. Edna was a retired librarian of Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha. She was a member of Plymouth Church, P.E.O. and Eastern Star.

Edna was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Eugene Dowling. She had been a widow for 30 years. Edna is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Peter Laughlin; grandson, Sean and his wife Vanessa of Appleton, WI; and ten loving nieces and nephews.

Visitation with family will be before and after the services at Plymouth Church on Saturday morning. Memorials may be made to Plymouth Church Radio Ministries or Scottish Rite Park Garden Club.




Plymouth Congregational Church
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Saturday, August 9, 2003
10:00 AM
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Hillcrest Cemetery
5701 Center Street
Omaha, NE US
Saturday, August 9, 2003
2:30 PM


Plymouth Church Radio Ministries
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Scottish Rite Park Garden Club
2909 Woodland Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312