Lorraine Powers Obituary

Lorraine Ila Powers
Lorraine Ila Powers
Lorraine Ila Powers

March 10, 1925 - June 25, 2005
Born in Manley, IA
Resided in Johnston, IA
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Mrs. Lorraine Ila Powers, 80, died Saturday, June 18, 2005 at the Bishop Drumm Care Center following a long illness. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2005 at Westover Funeral Home.

Mrs. Powers was born March 10, 1925 in Manley, IA, the daughter of Charles and Estella Bergstrom. She was very athletic in her younger years, graduating from Lincoln High School in Des Moines and attending both Iowa State University and the University of Iowa.

After moving to Omaha, NE in 1962, Lorraine was the owner of Midwest Survey Company until retiring. She returned to the Des Moines area in 1987.

Lorraine is survived by her husband, John LaVerne Powers of Johnston; her son, John Richard Powers and his wife Sandi Tan of Pasadena, CA; her daughter, Rebecca Mary Powers of San Francisco, CA; her brother, Robert Bergstom of Mesa, AZ; and many other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to Planned Parenthood of Iowa.

ARRANGEMENTS BY WESTOVER FUNERAL HOME.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE
Westover Funeral Home
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Saturday, June 25, 2005
1:30 PM

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Planned Parenthood of Greater Iowa
851 19th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314