Joseph Muhlenbruck Obituary

Joseph Eric Muhlenbruck
Joe Muhlenbruck
Joseph Eric Muhlenbruck

October 2, 1944 - February 4, 2008
Born in Hampton, IA
Resided in Bella Vista, AR
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Joe Muhlenbruck, 63, formerly of Urbandale, died Monday, February 4, 2008, at his home.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2008, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. A graveside service will follow at 4 p.m. at Humeston Cemetery, in Humeston, IA.

Joe was born on October 2, 1944, to Wilbert F. and G. Arloene (Henderson) Muhlenbruck in Hampton, IA. He was a graduate of CAL Community High School in Latimer, IA and attended Ellsworth Community College, in Iowa Falls, IA. He had been the owner of several service stations, among other jobs, in Des Moines, before retiring to Bella Vista, AR, in 2007. He was an avid racing fan, both watching and attending.

Joe is survived by his wife of 36 years, Layola; daughter, Chris Feldman; grandsons, Conner, Carson and Hunter; sister, Janet (Daniel) Johnson; nieces, Megan, Malia and Zinash and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and several aunts and uncles.

The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, February 8, 2008, at Iles Funeral Homes- Westover Chapel, with a 7 p.m. vigil service.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Holy Trinity Catholic Church or American Cancer Society.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, February 8, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Holy Trinity Catholic Church
2926 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Saturday, February 9, 2008
1:00 PM
Humeston Cemetery
Humeston, IA US
Saturday, February 9, 2008