Gwendolyn Harden Obituary

Gwendolyn  Harden
Gwendolyn Harden

September 21, 1928 - September 2, 2020
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Gwendolyn F. Harden, 91, of Urbandale, passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the Urbandale Health Care Center.

Gwen was born September 21, 1928, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, IA, daughter of Norman and Anna Marie Watson. She attended school in Des Moines where she graduated from high school. She was married to Richard Harden until his death on March 23, 1990.

Gwen was worked in the cafeteria at the Urbandale High School, the building department for the City of Urbandale and retired from the Iowa State Epidemiology Department.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a sister Delores Brown.

She is survived by a son, Richard G. (Marilyn) Harden of Casey, IA and a daughter Phyllis (Todd) Neil of Grimes, IA, four grandchildren, six great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren and two half-brothers, Gene and Larry Watson.




Iles Westover Chapel
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Saturday, September 5, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Graveside services
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA US 50265
Saturday, September 5, 2020
1:30 PM