Ronald Harless Obituary

Ronald Eugene Harless
Ronald Eugene Harless
Ronald Eugene Harless

October 25, 1925 - December 3, 2010
Born in Osceola, Iowa
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Ronald Harless, 85, passed away on Friday, December 3, 2010 at the Kavanagh House on 56th in Des Moines, Iowa. He was born on October 25, 1925 to Ruben and Cora Lee (Cochrane) Harless in Osceola, Iowa. Ronald married Lois Jean (Johnson) Harless on June 2, 1951 in Des Moines. Ronald served during WWII in the US Navy as a machinist mate in a motor torpedo in the Pacific and European theatres. He was a member of the Urbandale American Legion Post 663.

He will be missed by his loving family and wife of 59 years, Lois Jean; sons, Paul (Rebecca) Harless and Chuck Harless; granddaughter, Courtney Harless, all of West Des Moines; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ruben and Cora Harless and three sisters. Memorial contributions may be given to the family for a memorial in Ronald's name decided at a later date.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, December 6, at Iles Funeral Home, Westover Chapel, 6337 Hickman Road, Des Moines. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 7 at 12:30 p.m. at Westover Funeral Home, with burial following the service at 2 p.m. at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery, Adel, Iowa.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, December 6, 2010
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
12:30 PM
Cemetery
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
34024 Veterans Memorial Drive
Adel, IA US 50003
Tuesday, December 7, 2010