Jerry Muelhaupt Obituary

Jerry  Muelhaupt
Jerry Muelhaupt
Jerry Muelhaupt

November 11, 2005
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Jerry Muelhaupt died at home, Friday, November 11, 2005 after a courageous battle with cancer. The body has been cremated and a memorial service will be 1 PM Wednesday, November 16 at St. Pius X Catholic Church followed by burial of the cremated remains at Glendale Cemetery.

Jerry was born in Des Moines and lived in West Des Moines all of his life prior to moving to Urbandale. He owned and operated Mid Valley Sales for 25 years in West Des Moines. Jerry’s passion was the automobile business. He enjoyed traveling throughout the United States to car auctions and car shows.

John is survived by his wife Mary, sons James, Jeffrey and Mark all of Des Moines, step daughter Heather (Joe) Torke of Stafford, VA, step son Jonathan Tyler of Kawaii, HI, grandchildren Alexander and Maxwell Torke, niece Lisa (Chuck) Greth of Clive and his nephew John Muelhaupt of Des Moines.

He was preceded in death by his parents Harry and Naomi Muelhaupt and his brother Mike.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Tuesday at Westover Funeral Home where a vigil service will be held at 7 PM. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Iowa or Children Make A Wish Foundation.





Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, November 15, 2005
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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St. Pius X Catholic Church
3663 66th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Wednesday, November 16, 2005
1:00 PM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, November 16, 2005


Hospice of Central Iowa
401 Railroad Place
West Des Moines, IA 50265-4725
Make-A-Wish Foundation
3838 70th Street
Urbandale, IA 50322-3220