H.A. Dunlap Obituary

H.A. 'Al' Dunlap
Al Dunlap
H.A. 'Al' Dunlap

August 29, 1924 - July 26, 2014
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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H.A. 'Al' Dunlap, 89, passed away peacefully July 26, 2014 at the Scottish Rite Care Center in Des Moines.

Al was born on August 29, 1924 in Hardy, Arkansas to William and Eva Dunlap. After graduating from high school Al moved to Bartlesville, OK and worked for Phillips Petroleum where he met his future wife Joanne. Al and Joanne were married July 1, 1948. After several work-related moves they settled in Urbandale, Iowa where they made their home and raised their two children. In 2010 they moved to Scottish Rite Park.

Al was a proud employee of Phillips Petroleum Co. for 50 years. Al was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Capital Lodge #110 AF & AM, Scottish Rite Consistory of Des Moines, York Rite Bodies, Za Ga Zig Shrine, High Twelve Club, Shrine Past Masters Club, and recently was bestowed the honor of becoming Mason of the 33rd Degree.

Al is survived by his daughter Diane (Al Hohrmann) Dunlap of Des Moines; son Bruce (Ann) Dunlap of Iowa City; and grandchildren Ian Dunlap and Ellen Dunlap.

Al was preceded in death by his wife Joanne; his parents; his seven siblings; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held Thursday, July 31 at 1:30 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Urbandale. Visitation will be at Iles Westover Chapel from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, July 30 with Masonic Rites performed at 5:00 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Private interment will take place at Masonic Cemetery in Des Moines.

Contributions may be made to the Scottish Rite Consistory Preservation Trust, 519 Park Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50309.

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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
3600 - 75th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Thursday, July 31, 2014
1:30 PM


Scottish Rite Masonic Foundation
519 Park Street
Des Moines, IA 50309