Marion Wheelock Obituary

Marion J. Wheelock
Marion Wheelock
Marion J. Wheelock

February 2, 1918 - December 26, 2009
Born in Waterloo, Iowa
Resided in Clive, IA
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Marion J. Wheelock, 91, died December 26, 2009 at her home in Clive. Private burial will precede her service at Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines. There will be a Celebration of Life Service at 10:30am, Monday, January 4, 2010 at Silvercrest at the Woodlands, 12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, Iowa.

Marion was born in Waterloo, Iowa to Arthur & Hazel (Shaw) Wheelock. She was a graduate of Des Moines Roosevelt High School and had lived in Los Angeles, Chicago and Davenport before moving to Des Moines in 1985. When she lived in Chicago, Marian worked as a reservations supervisor for Braniff Airlines. She was a member of Plymouth Congregational Church and Des Moines Women's Club. Marian enjoyed golfing and playing the piano.

She is survived by her cousins, Charles Graham, Mary Ann McIff both of Tucson, AZ and Jean Peterson Adams of San Francisco, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved cat, Purdy. Memorial donations may be made to Plymouth Congregational Church, 4126 Ingersoll Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50312.

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Silvercrest at the Woodlands
12605 Woodlands Parkway
Clive, IA 50325
Monday, January 4, 2010
10:30 AM
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Private

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Plymouth Congregational Church
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312