Irene Powers Obituary

Irene E. Powers
Irene E. Powers
Irene E. Powers

November 27, 1913 - March 11, 2006
Born in Mason City, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Irene E. Powers, 92, passed from this life on Saturday, March 11, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, at Iles Funeral Homes - Westover Chapel, located at 6337 Hickman Rd, in Des Moines.

Irene was born on November 27, 1913 to Otto and Hannah (Kern) Kohls in Mason City, Iowa. She married Raymond William Powers in 1934, and they made their home in Des Moines. Irene was formerly employed with Younkers Department Store, as a food server in their Tea Room for 20 years.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her son, Raymond W. Powers, Jr.; and his wife, Margaret J. of Norwalk, IA; six grandchildren, Raymond Bradley, Fredric Daniel, Michael Dale, Susan Lynn, James Sean and Rebecca Rae; 13 great- grandchildren; and one brother, Frank E. Mell of California. Irene was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Powers; and one brother, Richard Kohls.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, March 14, 2006
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, March 15, 2006
1:00 PM