March 17, 1948 – October 9, 2013
Vivian “Marguerite” Block, 65, passed away very unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 9, 2013. Marguerite was born and raised in Ames and moved to Des Moines after marrying Dennis Block in 1970. She worked for the State for over 40 years, mostly for the Department of Revenue and Finance.
Marguerite is survived by her husband, Dennis of Windsor Heights; two daughters, Lora Neighbors of Cathedral City, CA and Julie (Kylie) Jones of Cedar Rapids; brother, Jack (Ursula) McIlwain of Boone; sister-in-law, Brenda McIlwain of Boone; and father in-law, Ted Block of West Des Moines.
Friends and relatives are invited to a Celebration of Life to be held 3 p.m. Sunday, October 13 at Iles Dunn’s Chapel. As per her wishes, her body has been cremated. Memorial contributions may be directed to Furry Friends Refuge in West Des Moines.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES DUNN’S CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Dunn’s Chapel 2121 Grand Ave Des Moines, IA 50312 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com