Stephen Downey Obituary

Stephen Edward Downey
Stephen Downey
Stephen Edward Downey

June 2, 2012
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Stephen Edward Downey, 23, born June 1, 1989, died unexpectedly Saturday June 2, 2012. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Theresa's Catholic Church at l0 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Stephen was a 2007 graduate from Dowling Catholic High School and attended Colorado State University in Fort Collins for one year. He worked at CBE Group for two years and most recently worked at Wells Fargo. Stephen was a real people person, he always made everyone around him smile.

Stephen is survived by his parents, Ed and Jo (Edwards) Downey, sisters Christine (Brandon) Neil, Katie, Anna, and Elizabeth Downey, nephew and godson, Colton Neil, his grandfather Dick (Arlene) Edwards and step-grandmother Adeline Downey. Stephen was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Margaret Downey and Celesta Edwards. Many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends will miss him greatly.

Visitation will be held at St. Theresa's on Tuesday, June 5. The family will greet visitors from 4 to 7 p.m. with a 7 p.m. vigil service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests you make donations to Habitat For Humanity.





St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
11:15 AM