Marilyn Ann Hurwitz
Marilyn Ann Hurwitz

October 14, 1937 - September 14, 2020
Born in Omaha, NE
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Marilyn Ann Hurwitz, 82, passed away Monday, September 14, 2020 at the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center. Graveside services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, September 16th at Jewish Glendale Cemetery. Due to social gathering concerns, Marilyn’s service will be live streamed. Please visit this link to join the livestream . We encourage friends and extended family to share their sympathies with Marilyn’s family using the online condolences available on our website.

Marilyn was survived by her husband, Louis of 63 years; her three children: Eddie from St. Louis and his son, Sam; Jody from Des Moines (her fiancé, Andy); Michael form California (his wife, Corey). She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Rose Rice and her three brothers: Bud, Dave and Alan.

Marilyn was born in Omaha, NE, October 14, 1937. She was a graduate of Central High School and attended Brandies University. Although she was a lifelong homemaker she had many other outside interests. Marilyn was on the Tifereth Israel Board of Trustees, a Jewish Federation Board Member and Secretary/Treasurer of Lomar Foods, Inc. She was active in ORT, Hadassah, and Women’s League. Marilyn and Lou were long time members of Des Moines Golf and Country Club.

Memorial contributions may be made to Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center, Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines or Tifereth Israel Synagogue.





Graveside Service
Jewish Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
11:00 AM


Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center
900 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50312
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines
33158 Ute Avenue
Waukee, IA 50263
Tifereth Israel Synagogue
924 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA US 50312