Philip Doster Obituary

Philip M. Doster
Philip M. Doster
Philip M. Doster

March 20, 1933 - March 16, 2011
Born in Fort Dodge, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Dr. Philip M. Doster, 77, of Des Moines, died at home at March 16, 2011 of acute myeloid leukemia. He was born on March 20, 1933 in Knierim, Iowa to Henry and Zelpha Doster. His childhood years were spent in Dallas Center, Iowa, where he graduated from high school. He was a graduate of the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and received his orthodontic degree from the University of Missouri.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Doster; his daughter, Catherine (Matt) Stanley; his son, Henry (Wendy) Doster; four grandchildren, Lilah and Meryl Doster and Marianna and Jane Stanley and his sisters, Delores O'Connor and Jane Omann. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Larry Omann.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Iles Funeral Homes – Dunn's Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions in Philip's name be sent to the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, The Smile Train or Deerfield Retirement Center.

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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Saturday, March 19, 2011
10:00 AM

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Deerfield Foundation
13731 Hickman Road
Urbandale, IA US 50323
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Dental Science Building
Iowa City, IA 52242