Elvia Werner Obituary

Elvia  Werner
Elvia Werner
Elvia Werner

August 13, 2005
Born in Albert City, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
  • Contat Us
  • Guestbook
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Send Flowers


Elvia Werner, 91, died at Bishop Drumm Care Center, Saturday, August 13, 2005. Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, August 18 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 37th and University, where she was a charter member.

Elvia was born in Albert City, IA where she lived until she came to Des Moines to attend Drake Pharmacy School. She graduated in 1940. Elvia was chief pharmacist at Iowa Methodist Hospital for many years and later held the same position at Des Moines General Hospital.

She is survived by her sister, LaVerna (Myrle) Peterson; one sister-in-law, Lenore (Alfred) Werner; 13 nieces and nephew; and a host of relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Wednesday, August 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Westover Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church or Bishop Drumm Care Center.

Arrangements by Iles Funeral Homes ~ Westover chapel.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, August 17, 2005
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Redeemer Lutheran Church
3615 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA US
Thursday, August 18, 2005
10:00 AM
Fairfield Township Cemetery
Albert City, IA
Thursday, August 18, 2005
3:00 PM