Kolene Delaney Obituary

Kolene Kay Delaney
Kolene Kay Delaney

April 29, 1941 - July 12, 2021
Born in Adel, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Kolene Kay Delaney, 80, of Urbandale, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines.

Kolene was born April 29, 1941 in Adel, IA, daughter of John and Pauline F. (Coffman) Gibboney. She received her education in Adel where she graduated from high school. She began working as a telephone operator and later a Repair Clerk for Northwestern Bell. Following retirement she worked for the lunch program in the Urbandale School system.

On August 16, 1969 she was united in marriage to Duane Delaney at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, IA.

Kolene enjoyed traveling and cross stitching and also owned and operated the Just X Stitching for eight years in Urbandale.

Kolene is survived by her loving husband Duane, two sons, Eric (Anne) of DeSoto, IA and Ryan (Katie) of Ankeny, IA and five grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, July 16, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Westover Funeral Home in Des Moines. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. Burial will be at McDivitt Grove Cemetery in Urbandale.

In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to Amanda The Panda





Iles Westover Chapel
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, July 15, 2021
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Iles Westover Chapel
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, July 16, 2021
11:00 AM
McDivitt Grove Cemetery
Meredith Drive
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Friday, July 16, 2021


Amanda The Panda - EveryStep Center for Grief & Loss
1821 Grand Ave
West Des Moines, IA 50265