Ellen Sims Obituary

Ellen B. Sims
Ellen B. Sims

July 10, 1915 - May 7, 2010
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA

Obituary

Ellen B. Sims, 94, died Friday, May 7, 2010 at Urbandale Senior Suites. A graveside service will be held 10:30 am, Saturday, May 22, 2010 at Glendale Cemetery.

Ellen was born in Des Moines on July 10, 1915 to John and Minnie Sims. She lived in Des Moines all her life and was a supervisor at Meredith Publishing until her retirement. Ellen was an avid reader, played several instruments, and enjoyed a variety of music. She was a member of St. Augustin Catholic Church.

Survivors include her sister in law, Rosemary Sims of Urbandale; four nieces: Sue (Paul) DeGeest of West Des Moines, Penny Sims of Kansas City, KS, Tammy Sims of Kansas City, KS, Cherie (Mike) Lindemoen of Des Moines; and several grand nieces and nephews. Ellen was preceded in death by her brother, Edward L. Sims.

Ellen's family would like to thank the staff of Senior Suites and Hospice of Central Iowa for their compassionate care.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice on Central Iowa

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Services

MEMORIAL GRAVESIDE SERVICE
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Saturday, May 22, 2010
10:30 AM

Charities

Hospice of Central Iowa
401 Railroad Place
West Des Moines, IA 50265-4725