June Quivey Obituary

June Marie Quivey
June Marie Quivey
June Marie Quivey

September 9, 1918 - April 4, 2015
Born in Omaha, NE
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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June Marie Arbtin Quivey, age 96, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2015 with her loving family at her side at Trinity Center, Des Moines, Iowa. June was born September 9, 1918 to Edwin and Marie (Pakella) Arbtin in Omaha, NE. June graduated from Woodside High School, Des Moines, IA in 1936 and worked at the Rollins Hosiery Mill previous to her marriage to Glenn Quivey in 1938.

June was a devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Great Great Grandmother. She was very patient, nurturing and forgiving. June was a homemaker with excellent culinary skills, an avid gardener and seamstress. June was a God loving and faithful prayer warrior who always led by example by praying the rosary daily and caring for others.

June is survived by her 6 children, Sharon (Ray) Mikulan of Polk City, Kathleen (Duane) Peffers of Pleasantville, Linda (Earl) Polk of Tampa, FL, Sue (Peter) Relyea of Ankeny, Janice Brandenburg and Don Quivey of Des Moines; 14 Grandchildren; 35 Great Grandchildren and 9 Great Great Grandchildren. June was preceded in death by her infant son Stephen Charles Quivey, her husband Glenn, her parents and four siblings.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 9, 2015 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Elkhart, Iowa. Burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa. Visitation with the family will be at Westover Funeral Home Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Rosary at 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities of Des Moines.

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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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St. Mary's Catholic Church-Elkhart
Elkhart, IA US
Thursday, April 9, 2015
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Thursday, April 9, 2015


Catholic Charities
601 Grand
Des Moines, IA US 50309