Evelyn Werner Obituary

Evelyn V. Werner
Evelyn Werner
Evelyn V. Werner

May 17, 1908 - December 1, 2007
Born in Edgerton, MN
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Evelyn V. Werner, 99, died Saturday, December 1, 2007 at Trinity Center at Luther Park in Des Moines. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. at the Urbandale United Church of Christ on Wednesday, December 5th. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery in Creston, Iowa followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m. at the Creston United Church of Christ.

Evelyn was born in Edgerton, MN to Vileta and Ernest Day on May 17, 1908. The family moved to western North Dakota to establish a homestead. She graduated from University of North Dakota in 1931 and taught home economics in several communities. She married Ray Werner on July 16, 1933. They moved to Creston where he had established a law practice. Throughout her life she was active in church and many community organizations. She enjoyed gardening, bridge, reading and stitchery. She moved to Sun City, CA in 1983 returning to Des Moines in 1998. She was a member of Chapter HF of P.E.O. and the Urbandale United Church of Christ.

She is survived by her daughters, Marilyn (Dr. Robert) Kollmorgen of Urbandale and Karen (Ronald) Morse of Indianapolis, IN; five grandchildren, Julie (Michael) Amend, Dr. Dan (Karen) Kollmorgen, Dr. Tom (Christine) Kollmorgen, Lisa (Jeff) Harmening and Holly (Alan) Blunk; and ten great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Center at Luther Park, 1550 Hull Ave. in Des Moines, IA 50316

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Visitation
Urbandale United Church of Christ
3530 - 70th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Service
Urbandale United Church of Christ
3530 - 70th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
10:00 AM
Cemetery
Graceland Cemetery-Creston, Iowa
Creston, IA US
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
3:00 PM
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Trinity Center at Luther Park
1555 Hull Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50316