Louise Keck Obituary

Louise A. Keck
Louise A. Keck

January 30, 1939 - March 14, 2011
Born in Albany, NY
Resided in Mesa, AZ

Obituary

Louise A. Keck, 72, of Mesa, AZ, formerly of Des Moines, died of cancer on Monday, March 14, 2011, at her home in Mesa. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at Iles Funeral Homes-Dunn's Chapel, Des Moines where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be next to her beloved mother, Lorena C. Keck, at Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines.

Louise was born in Albany, NY on January 30, 1939 and lived in Des Moines from age three until moving to Mesa, AZ in 1980. She was a graduate of North High School and Drake University. She worked as a medical technologist for Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines for 19 years and worked another 19 years for Mesa Lutheran Hospital, Mesa before retirement in 1994. She had been a member of College Avenue Christian Church in Des Moines.

Louise was an avid reader who enjoyed history, 50's music, cats and all Roy Roger/Dale Evans memorabilia. She and her mother, Lorena, traveled the world together sharing their experiences in travelogues with friends upon their return. Louise was blessed to have a very close relationship with her mother and will be remembered for dedicated care of Lorena.

Lorena preceded Louise in death in 2000. Louise is survived by her best friend, Sharon Barringer of Mesa.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Red Cloud Indian School, Inc. 100 Mission Dr. Pine Ridge, South Dakota 57770.

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Services

Visitation
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Service
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
2:00 PM