Gary Garth Obituary

Gary T. Garth
Gary Garth
Gary T. Garth

November 3, 1961 - August 13, 2009
Born in Green Bay, WI
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Gary T. Garth, 47, died August 13, 2009 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, IA. Visitation will be 6-8 pm, Monday, August 17, 2009 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Tuesday, August 18, 2009 at the funeral home. Per Gary's wishes, cremation will follow the service.

Gary was born in Green Bay, WI to Chet Garth and Mary Diane Ham. He grew up in Clear Lake, IA and for the last 20 years lived in Des Moines. He was a US Marine Corps veteran and worked for Whitfield & Eddy, P.L.C. Gary loved to spend time with his family and friends. He enjoyed fishing, family trips to The Iowa State Fair and helping people. He was a music buff and a devoted Green Bay Packers, Chicago Cubs and Iowa Hawkeyes fan.

He will be missed by his wife, Lori; daughters, Brenna Garth of St. Peter, MN and Lacy Garth of Des Moines; step-sons, Jason Carroll and Scott Carroll both of Ames, Iowa; brothers, Greg (Denise) of Omaha, NE, Mark (Paula) of Sioux City, IA and David (Michelle) of West Des Moines, IA; sister, Debbie Garth of Clinton, MA and many nieces, nephews, family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Steven.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mercy Hospice, 5820 Winwood Drive, Johnston, Iowa 50131.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, August 17, 2009
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Westover Funeral Home
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Tuesday, August 18, 2009
11:00 AM

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Mercy Hospice Johnston
5820 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA 50131