F. Neu Obituary

F. James Neu
F. James Neu

September 10, 1927 - November 22, 2006
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA

Obituary

F. James Neu, 79, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at Mercy Hospital. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Monday, November 27, at St. Augustin Catholic Church. A private burial will take place at Glendale Cemetery.

Jim was born in Des Moines on September 10, 1927 the son of Fred and Vivian Neu. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in Des Moines and went on to attend the University of Miami. Jim served twice in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean War.

Jim was a member of St. Augustin Catholic Church. He had a great passion for opera and classic music which he pursued throughout his life. He attended performances in Santa Fe, NM, Omaha, NE and many other places. He attended all performances by the Des Metro Opera since it began.

Jim also spent many years doing volunteer work at Mercy Hospital. This was one of the joys of his life; the contact with the patients and his co-workers.

There are no survivors.

Friends may call after 3 p.m. Sunday, at Dunn's Funeral Home, where a vigil service will be held at 5 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Des Moines Metropolitan Opera.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ DUNN'S CHAPEL.

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Services

Cemetery
Private
Visitation
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Sunday, November 26, 2006
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Service
St. Augustin Catholic Church Chapel
545 42nd Street
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Monday, November 27, 2006
10:00 AM

Charities

Des Moines Metro Opera
106 West Boston Avenue
Indianola, IA 50125