John Hargis Obituary

John Caleb Hargis
John "Caleb" Hargis
John Caleb Hargis

July 7, 2010 - December 31, 2010
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Caleb Hargis, five month old son of Phillip and Ashley (McElderry) Hargis, passed away Friday, December 31, 2010 at Blank Children's Hospital. Funeral services will be held 10am Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in West Des Moines, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Caleb was a happy and peaceful little guy with a beautiful smile who loved to be held and talked to. He was known as "Ca" or "Baby" by his big brother, Brant and "Toots" by his Mom and Dad.

Caleb is survived by his parents, his brother, Brant, his grandparents, John and Linda Hargis of Des Moines, and Bob and Trish McElderry of West Des Moines; Aunt Roberta Malloy and Uncles Adam McElderry and Adam Malloy; his great-grandparents, Willie and Avis Bintner of Exira, Rose McElderry of West Des Moines and Dorothy Fry of Des Moines; and many loving family members.

The family will receive friends from 5 - 7:30pm Tuesday at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel, where a Rosary will be said at 7:30pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the family or Blank Children's Hospital.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, January 4, 2011
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Sacred Heart Catholic Church
1627 Grand Avenue
West Des Moines, IA US 50265
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, January 5, 2011