Harold Handley, Sr. Obituary

Harold F. Handley, Sr.
Harold F. Handley, Sr.
Harold F. Handley, Sr.

October 2, 1936 - October 11, 2010
Born in Lorimor, IA
Resided in Waukee, IA
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Harold F. Handley, Sr., 74, passed away, Monday, October 11, 2010 at SunnyBrook of Adel in Adel, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, October 15, 2010 at First Baptist Church of Greater Des Moines, in Johnston, IA. Burial will be at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery, at Van Meter, IA. His family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m., Thursday at Iles Funeral Homes – Westover Chapel, 6337 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA.

Harold was born on October 2, 1936 in Lorimor, Iowa the son of Myrtle and Harvey Handley. He graduated from Lorimor High School in 1955. He joined the US Army in 1956 where he was stationed in Fort Bragg, NC and Munich, Germany. He was a proud member of the 82nd Airborne. He was honorably discharged in 1958. He moved to Waterloo, Iowa in 1966 and retired from the City of Waterloo in 1999.

Harold is survived by his wife, Darlene Handley of Waukee, IA; his children, Teresa Bieghler (Ron), of Urbandale, IA, Harold Handley, Jr. (Cindy), of Cedar Falls, IA, Kandy Ramirez (Dan), of Des Moines, Keli Lindeman (Jason) of Dysart, IA and Jodi Oltrogge (Bob), of Des Moines; step-sons, Arnold Ahrenholz of Des Moines and Randy Ahrenholz (Helen) of Waterloo, IA; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, October 14, 2010
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
First Baptist Church -- Johnston
8250 NW 62nd Avenue
Johnston, IA US 50131
Friday, October 15, 2010
10:00 AM
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
34024 Veterans Memorial Drive
Adel, IA US 50003
Friday, October 15, 2010
12:30 PM