Phyllis Moore Obituary

Phyllis  Moore
Phyllis Moore
Phyllis Moore

August 18, 1933 - February 10, 2019
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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Phyllis Ann Moore, 85, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019, at Trinity at Luther Park. Services will be held 2 pm Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Grandview Park Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Pleasant Hill, Iowa.

Phyllis was born August 18, 1933, in Des Moines, IA, to Phillip and Elizabeth (Miller) Beener. She married Mervill Moore on October 29, 1953.

Phyllis was the one and only “Salad Lady” of Hoyt Middle School, retiring in 1993. She was a member of Sheridan Park United Methodist Church for many years. Phyllis was well known for her skills in baking and cooking. She especially enjoyed playing cards and entertaining her friends with luncheons. Most of all, Phyllis loved taking care of her family, they were always her number one priority.

Phyllis is survived by daughters, Deborah (Joe) Madonia of Des Moines, IA, Diane (Jim) McBurney of Des Moines, IA, Donna (Ray White) Cooper of Pleasant Hill, IA, Denise (Rob) Baetsle of Altoona, IA; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; as well as many friends and family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mervill LeRoy Moore; parents; five siblings; and son in law, Bob Cooper.

The family will receive friends from 12 - 2 pm Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Grandview Park Funeral Home in Des Moines. Contributions may be made to the UnityPoint at Home Hospice.






Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell
Des Moines, Iowa USA 50317
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
2:00 PM


UnityPoint at Home C/O UnityPoint Health Foundation
1415 Woodland Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309