Ronald Van Egdom Obituary

Ronald W. Van Egdom
Ronald W. Van Egdom
Ronald W. Van Egdom

July 19, 1952 - March 24, 2011
Born in Grinnell, IA
Resided in Pleasant Hill, IA
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Ronald W. Van Egdom, 58, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, March 24, 2011 after a yearlong battle with lymphoma. Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at Grandview Park Funeral Home.

Ron was born July 19, 1952 in Grinnell, Iowa to Clarence and Deloris (Casady) Van Egdom. He was a graduate of Northeast Missouri State University and married Jean Marie Thompson on June 14, 1975. Ron was a Mail Distribution Clerk for the United States Post Office and retired with over 30 years of service. He was a member of Dean Avenue Church of Christ and A.P.W. Union. Ron enjoyed traveling, family get togethers and loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his loving wife, Jean; son, Jared (Stacy) Van Egdom of Des Moines; grandsons, Enoch and Chase; parents, Clarence and Deloris of Albia; siblings: Garry (Marcia) Van Egdom of Prole, Carol (John) Smead of Albia, Keith (Denise) Van Egdom of Dodgeville, WI; several nieces, nephews and loving in-laws. Ron was preceded in death by his grandson, Easton James Van Egdom in 2009.

The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 pm Monday at the funeral home.

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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Monday, March 28, 2011
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
11:00 AM

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THE FAMILY c/o Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317