January 25, 1921 – July 22, 2013
Dorothy Overland, of Des Moines and formerly of Boone, passed away July 22, 2013, at the Sunny View Care Center in Ankeny at the age of 92.
In accordance with her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no visitation or services at this time.
Graveside services will take place at a later date at Desert Lawn Memorial Gardens in Yuma, Arizona, where Dorothy will be laid to rest beside her husband.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Oscar, and several brothers and sisters.
Dorothy is survived by daughters Nancy Nelson (Harold) of Boone and Geneva Walker of Des Moines; a sister Geneva May of Boone; four grandchildren: Jeff Nelson (Sherri) of Naples, Florida, Tracey Wilson of Boone, Kurt Walker (Lisa) and John Walker, all of Des Moines; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In memory of Dorothy, memorials may be directed to the family.
Schroeder Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall is in charge of arrangementsInformation provided by: Schroeder Memorial Chapel, Inc. 1006 6th Street Boone, IA 50036 www.schroedermemorialchapel.com