Viola Vandell Obituary

Viola M. Vandell
Viola Vandell
Viola M. Vandell

July 14, 1924 - April 1, 2010
Born in Shelby, Montana
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Viola May (Adams) Vandell passed away April 1, 2010 of complications of respiratory failure.

Vi was born July 14, 1924 to Ed and Elsie Adams in Shelby, Montana. She moved to Des Moines and married Robert (Bob) Vandell on August 6, 1947. Besides Bob, she is survived by her son, Kerry (Pam) Geringer; daughter, Darcy (Steve) Peterson; son, Chris (Dawn) Vandell; grandson, Bryce (Venessa) Peterson and two darling great-granddaughters, Olivia Marie and Alexa Vi Peterson; along with numerous ëadopted' kids. Vi was preceded in death by her beloved granddaughter, Lisa Peterson who Vi missed daily.

Vi was a supreme seamstress, collected dolls, repaired and dressed them. She loved bowling. Vi was generous, loyal and a great example and teacher of life.

A visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, April 4, 2010 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel, 6337 Hickman Road in Des Moines. Services will also be held at the Westover Chapel at 10 am, Monday, April 5, 2010. Memorial contributions may be made to Greater Des Moines Youth Bowling Association or Animal Rescue League of Iowa.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, April 4, 2010
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Westover Funeral Home
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Monday, April 5, 2010
10:00 AM

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Des Moines Youth Bowling Association
2615 54th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310