Evan Kearney Obituary

Evan M. Kearney
Evan M. Kearney
Evan M. Kearney

October 14, 1920 - February 13, 2011
Born in Cedar Rapids, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Evan Meredith Kearney was born on October 14, 1920 and died on February 13, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Doris Jean whom he married in 1947 and a daughter and son-in-law, Roxanne and David Hauge along with two grandsons, Andrew (Annie) and Matthew Hauge. Evan was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey, his sister, Rosamond DeVoe and his parents, Omer and Elise Kearney.

Evan was born in Cedar Rapids, IA. He was a student at the University of Iowa for three years but was drafted into the U.S. Army at the start of his last year. He remained in the Army for three years during World War II then started working at Wilson and Company, meat packer, of Cedar Rapids where he continued for 31 years.

Evan and Doris moved to Des Moines in 1984. They both remained members of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids but also were associate members of West Des Moines United Methodist Church.

Memorial services will take place 11 a.m. Thursday, February 17 at Iles Funeral Homes-Dunn's Chapel. Private burial will take place at Linwood Cemetery in Cedar Rapids.

Friends, if they wish, may contribute in Evan's memory to St. Paul's United Methodist Church 1340 3rd Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ DUNN'S CHAPEL.

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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Thursday, February 17, 2011
11:00 AM
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St. Paul's United Methodist Church
1340 3rd Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA US 52403