Wanda Kellis Obituary

Wanda Hoot Kellis
Wanda Hoot Kellis
Wanda Hoot Kellis

October 18, 2003
Born in Fort Madison, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Wanda Hoot Kellis, 80, died Saturday, October 18, 2003 at Mercy Capitol. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Tuesday at Grandview Park Funeral Home with burial in Altoona Cemetery.

Wanda was born in Fort Madison and lived in Des Moines most of her life. She loved her family and enjoyed bowling, fishing and was an avid softball fan.

She is survived by her husband of over 60 years, C.H. "Sam" Kellis of Des Moines; daughter, Clarissa "Rhea" Williams of Des Moines; sister, Colleen Robinson of Chariton; brother, Richard Hoot of California; 13 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lawana Ruth Cloud; son, Howard Dale Kellis and a sister, Virginia Halterman.

Visitation for the family will be from 4 to 6 p.m., the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at Grandview Park Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Iowa Chapters of the American Heart and Lung Associations.




Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Monday, October 20, 2003
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, October 21, 2003
2:00 PM
Altoona Cemetery
Altoona, IA US
Tuesday, October 21, 2003


American Heart Association
1111 Ninth Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
American Lung Association
2530 73rd St
Urbandale, IA 50322