Helen Branscomb Obituary

Helen L. Branscomb
Helen Branscomb
Helen L. Branscomb

August 31, 1921 - June 25, 2011
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Obituary

Helen Louise Branscomb, born Aug. 31, 1921, daughter of Russell and Margaret Smith, died June 25, 2011.

She lived in Des Moines her entire life. Helen graduated from East High School, 1939, where she played the clarinet in the band and always had a love of music. She married Harry L. Branscomb, July 4, 1941 and was his partner until his death, March 3, 2007. She worked as assistant treasurer for 38 yrs. at Peoples Abstract Co. She enjoyed going to classes to train and show her dogs. After retiring, she and Harry went to Texas to spend the winters and meet friends.

Survivors include daughter, Carol L. Bowers (H. Alan) of Rogers, AR; son, Thomas M. (Heidi) Branscomb of Portland, Oregon; brother-in-law, Ronald (Marilyn) Long of Grimes; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 30 at Iles Funeral Homes-Grandview Park Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to The Good Samaritan Fund at Calvin Community.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.

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Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, June 30, 2011
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Pine Hill Cemetery
508 NW 54th Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50313
Thursday, June 30, 2011
12:00 PM

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Good Samaritan Fund at Calvin Community
4210 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50310