Posted January 02, 2013 in Des Moines West
Died December 28, 2012
Mary K. Yount Davis, 88, of Scottish Rite Park died of congestive heart failure Friday, December 28, 2012. The body has been donated to Des Moines University, and memorial services will be at 1p.m. Monday, December 31 at the Scottish Rite Park Penthouse.Mary was born in Ottumwa, IA. Her family moved to Menomonie, WI. where she attended and graduated from high school. Attended University Of Wisconsin, married Marshall and moved to Des Moines where she has lived since 1945. She served as a teacher’s aid in the music department at East High School.
Preceded in death by her infant daughter, her husband and her brother George Yount. Survived by brother John Yount, three sons: Robert of Bryan, TX, Thomas of Temple, TX, and James of Des Moines and their wives; nine grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
She was a wonderful mom and dearly loved “Granny” to her family. Most who knew her considered her a dear friend.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Assisted Living Unit at the Scottish Rite Park.
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