Max Lasky Obituary

Max  Lasky
Max Lasky

December 18, 1911 - December 23, 2004
Born in Philadelphia, PA
Resided in Des Moines, IA


Mr. Max T. Lasky, 93, passed away on Thursday, December 23, 2004 at Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center. A Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, December 26, 2004 at Tifereth Israel Synagogue with Burial at Jewish Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines, Iowa.

Max was born in Philadelphia, PA on December 18, 1911 and married Mollie on December 10, 1933. He lived in Philadelphia and St. Louis before moving to Des Moines where he lived the past six years. He was active in Tifereth Israel Synagogue and the Iowa Jewish Historical Society.

Max is survived by his wife of 71 years, Mollie Lasky of Des Moines, IA; sons, Jack (Dolores) Lasky of St. Louis MO, Harvey (Cyndi) Lasky of Lafayette, CA, Barry (Ellen) Lasky of St. Louis, MO; daughter, Trudi (Martin) Rosenfeld of Clive, IA; son, Stuart Lasky of Minnetonka, MN; and daughter, Phylis (Thomas) Hennessy of St. Louis, MO; 18 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Max was preceded in death by his parents; Tevye and Pearl Lasky, his brother, Sam Lasky and his sister, Sallie Durst.

Memorial contributions may be made to Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center or Tifereth Israel Synagogue.




Tifereth Israel Synagogue
924 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Sunday, December 26, 2004
1:00 PM
Jewish Glendale Cemetery
Des Moines, IA
Sunday, December 26, 2004


Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center
900 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50312