Jim Leaming Obituary

Jim  Leaming
Jim Leaming
Jim Leaming

September 3, 1935 - February 15, 2005
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Harlan Jerome Leaming, 69, died Tuesday, February 15, 2005 at his home. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 22 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Burial will be at Glendale Cemetery with military honors.

Jim was born the son of Mac and Ann (Zangari) Leaming on September 3, 1935 in Des Moines. He served in Vietnam and worked as a training instructor at Lackland Air Force Base and also served as a chaplain's assistant throughout his military career. Jim retired after serving 20 years in the Air Force.

Jim enjoyed fishing and will be missed by his family including Muffin, the family dog.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Lorraine DeBiaggio on August 23, 2003. He is survived by daughters, Deborah of Marina, CA and Catherine of Des Moines; sons, Michael of Junction City, KS and David of San Antonio, TX; five grandchildren, Stephanie, Delores, Tabitha, Michael and Max; two great grandchildren, Felicity and Michael, Jr; and a sister-in-law, Jean Ann DeBiaggio of Des Moines.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 9 p.m. on Monday, February 21 at Dunn's Funeral Home with a vigil service at 7pm.

Memorials may be sent to his family.





Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Monday, February 21, 2005
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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St. Anthony's Catholic Church
Indianola Avenue & SW 1st Street
Des Moines, IA US 50315
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Tuesday, February 22, 2005