Died December 16, 2012
Myrna Dooley passed from this life on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in West Des Moines on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 10 a.m. followed by burial at the Ottumwa Cemetery in Ottumwa, Iowa.Myrna was born in Agency, Iowa to Russell and Ethel Droz Holmes. She was a graduate of Agency High School, former member of the Agency Methodist Church, and Beta Sigma Phi Sorority.
She married Luther Dooley on February 28, 1953. She enjoyed playing the piano and organ. She loved spring time and gardening. She was an avid Hawkeye fan.
Myrna loved her family and her home. She was the pillar of her family and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years Luther, her grandchildren Mindy (Bret) Zvacek of Hannawa Falls, New York and Tammy (Neil Korin) Guy of Des Moines and her great granddaughter Jenna Guy of Des Moines.
She was preceded in death by her daughter and son-in-law Jacquie and Morton Baker, her sister Helen Hanna and her brother Victor Holmes and her parents.
Visitation at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel will be held on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Memorials may be made to St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in West Des Moines or Agency United Methodist Church.
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