Forrest O'Connor Obituary

Forrest E. O'Connor
Forrest E. O'Connor
Forrest E. O'Connor

January 30, 2005
Born in Tama, IA
Resided in Altoona, IA
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Forrest O’Connor, 81, passed Sunday, January 31, 2005 at Taylor House in Des Moines from complications of emphysema. Funeral services will be held 11:00am Wednesday at Grandview Park Funeral Home with burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Forrest was born in Tama, Iowa and had lived in the Des Moines most of his adul life moving to Altoona five years ago. He owned and operated O’Connor Decorating in Des Moines. Forrest was a member of Fort Des Moines United Methodist Church, the Pigeon Association and was a Navy Veteran of WWII. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time with family and friends.

Forrest is survived by his daughters, Vicki (Don) Brashear of Altoona and Lucinda (Doug) Quick of Mansfield, TX, six grandchildren, Brad Quick, Chad Quick, Tammy Armstrong, Sean Fisher and Tim Fisher and two great grandchildren, Valerie Rose Armstrong and Chance Quick. He was preceded in death by his wife Juanita, son Joe and his brother Robert.

Visitation begins after 3:00pm Tuesday at Grandview Park Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 to 8 pm. Memorial contributions can be made to Taylor House.

ARRANGEMENTS BY GRANDVIEW PARK FUNERAL HOME.

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, February 1, 2005
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, February 2, 2005
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery
7601 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA US 50321
Wednesday, February 2, 2005
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