Ruth Connell Obituary

Ruth Ann Connell
Ruth Ann Connell

November 28, 1934 - March 8, 2008
Born in Zanesville, Ohio
Resided in Urbandale, IA

Obituary

Ruth Ann Connell, 73, died recently at her home. Funeral services will be held 10 am Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, of which she was a member, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.
Ruth was born November 28, 1934 in Zanesville, Ohio. She was the daughter of Olive and Tom Godfrey and has lived in the Des Moines area since 1950. Ruth was a homemaker and enjoyed reading, praying and being with family.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Richard J. Connell, her parents, and her nephews, Michael Christopher Morgan and Timothy J. McGraw. She is survived by her sisters, Mary Sue McGraw of Des Moines, Janie Morgan of Johnston; her brother John T. Godfrey of San Jose, California, nine nieces and nephews and ten great nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8pm Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel where a vigil service will be held at 7 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~
WESTOVER CHAPEL

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Services

Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Service
St. Pius X Catholic Church
3663 66th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
10:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Charities

St. Jude Childen's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105