Mary Merritt Obituary

Mary Virginia Merritt
Mary Virginia Merritt
Mary Virginia Merritt

January 1, 1918 - August 4, 2008
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Mary Virginia Merritt, 90, of West Des Moines, died Monday, August 4, 2008 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center.

Services will be held 1 p.m., Friday, August 8 at Westover Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Mary was born January 1, 1918 in Des Moines, Iowa to Charles Shirk and Helen Shirk (Pollard) of Boone, Iowa. She was united in marriage to Leslie Merritt in 1939.

Mary is survived by daughter, Jeanne Gordon of Scottsdale, AZ; son, Bob Merritt (Cathy) of Urbandale, IA; five grandchildren, Jeffery and David Brandenburg of Phoenix, AZ, Bob Merritt, Jr. (Azure) of Phoenix, AZ, Austin and Collin Menard of West Des Moines, IA and two great granddaughters, Kailey and Brylee Merritt of Phoenix, AZ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Les; daughter, Mary Jo and her parents.

A very special thank you to Tony and Pat with Right At Home and the staff of Iowa Methodist Medical Center for their extraordinary care of this amazing Mother and "Grammy"!

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Westover Funeral Home
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Friday, August 8, 2008
1:00 PM
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Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Friday, August 8, 2008