March 2, 1943 – January 7, 2013
M. Linda Goreth, 69, passed from this life on Monday, January 7, 2013, at Kavanagh House in Des Moines. In agreement with her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial gathering celebrating Linda’s life will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 12, at Iles Funeral Homes, Westover Chapel in Des Moines. Private committal services will take place in the spring 2013, at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Des Moines.
Linda was born the daughter of Carroll A. and Josephine Regina (Perry) Bumgarner on March 2, 1943. She was a graduate of Drake University. Linda was formerly employed with Des Moines Public Schools, as a teacher for more than 20 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Linda will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived and lovingly remembered by her three children, Tae (Doug) Macdonald of Urbandale, Ian Goreth of Lincoln, NE and Brady (Andrea) Goreth of Des Moines; three grandsons, Cameron, Gavin and Jordan; and aunts and cousins. Linda was preceded into eternal life by her parents.
The family has respectfully requested that any memorial contributions be made in her name to Kavanagh House, 900 – 56th Street, in Des Moines 50312.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Westover Chapel 6337 Hickman Road Des Moines, IA 50322 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com