June 29, 1970 – December 24, 2012
Timothy Scott Mains, 42, died peacefully at his home Dec. 24, 2012. Tim was born June 29, 1970 in Evanston, IL. He grew up in Des Moines, attended Roosevelt High School, Iowa State University and the American Institute of Business.
As a talented and gifted child Tim’s creative, intellectual endeavors expressed exuberance in everything he did. He was a kind and gentle man who helped people, and loved his family and friends.
Tim was preceded in death by his beloved brother, Jeff, and is survived by his father and mother, Michael and Phyllis Mains of Van Wert, his great uncle Michael Kovalow of Valparaiso, IN, uncles and aunts, Mark and Barbara Mains of Urbandale, and Ivan and Margi Jahns of Zionsville, IN.
A private memorial is planned for family and his close friends.
Tim loved animals and rescued abused and neglected dogs and cats. He volunteered at Clarke County Animal Shelter in Osceola.
Memorial remembrances may be sent to:Clarke County Animal Shelter, 124 E. Ayers, Osceola, IA, 50213, or Animal Rescue League of Iowa, 5452 N. E. 22nd St., Des Moines, IA 50313.
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