February 22, 1927 – October 1, 2013
Audrey C. Famular, 86, passed away October 1, 2013 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, IA.
Audrey was born in Jersey City, NJ the daughter of Charles and Jessica Anderson. She moved from New Jersey to Illahee Hills in Urbandale in 2009, following the death of her husband, Albert in 2008.
Audrey was a member of St. Stephen Lutheran Church. She enjoyed bowling and Wii bowling, bingo, reading, shopping, traveling and card and board games. She competed on the Bad News Bowlers (Wii bowling team) from Illahee Hills. Their team won first place in three tournaments in a row. Audrey discovered the joy of large print books this last year and spent much time visiting the public library. She also enjoyed an adventure – whether it was a trip to the mall, a walk around the neighborhood, going to the theater or a drive through rural Iowa.
Audrey is survived by her children, Albert (Darlene) Famular of Dover, DE, Audrey (Curtis) Jones of Johnston, IA, James Famular and William Famular both of Jersey City, NJ and Dorothy Famular of Clinton, NJ; three grandchildren, Valerie Lepore of Texas, Diane (Chris) DiMola of Hamilton Township, NJ and Kayleigh Jones of Johnston and 2 great grandchildren Dominick and Ryan DiMola. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Albert; brothers, Walter and Charles Anderson and sisters, Dorothy Reed and Janice Davidson.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 12 at Illahee Hills, 8308 Colby Pkwy., in Urbandale. Funeral services were held in New Jersey with burial at the Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington, NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Hunterdon Developmental Center- Cottage 8, 40 Pittstown Road, Clinton, NJ 08809-4003. Online condolences are welcome at www.ilescares.com
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