Katherine Gedden Obituary

Katherine E. Gedden
Katherine Gedden
Katherine E. Gedden

May 25, 1917 - April 19, 2010
Resided in Johnston, IA
  • Contat Us
  • Videos
  • Guestbook
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Send Flowers

Obituary

Katherine E. Gedden, 92, lifelong resident of Des Moines, died Monday, April 19, 2010 at Bishop Drumm Care Center in Johnston. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 22 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel and also one hour prior to the service on Friday. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Augustin Catholic Church of which she was a charter member. Burial will be at Glendale Cemetery.

Katherine was devoted to her family. Those left to cherish her memory include two daughters, Kathie Gedden (Bill Mercer) of Albuquerque, NM and Mary Gedden (Steve) Weaver of New Virginia, IA; four sons, Joe (Bev) Gedden, Jr. of Buckeye, AZ, Steve (Kim) Gedden of Urbandale, Paul (Marcia) Gedden of Omaha, NE and Fred (Tamie) Gedden of Johnston; nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph J. Gedden, Sr.; parents, Agnes and Frank P. Flynn; sister, Mary Agnes Flynn and two brothers, Frank P. Flynn, Jr. and Edward W. "Ted" Flynn.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Bishop Drumm Care Center, Mercy Hospice-Johnston, or St. Augustin Catholic Church.

Online condolences may be left at www.ilesfuneralhomes.com.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

Guestbook

Photos


Services

Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, April 22, 2010
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
- Show more -
Service
St. Augustin's Catholic Church
545 42nd Street
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Friday, April 23, 2010
10:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Friday, April 23, 2010

Charities

Mercy Hospice Johnston
5820 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA 50131