May 31, 1951 – March 27, 2014
Diana Bernidette (Garcia) Galvan was born on May 31, 1951. She was a resident of Valley Junction in West Des Moines, IA. Diana Galvan was called to heaven on March 27, 2014 at Mercy Hospital. She passed away after fighting a long battle of lung cancer. She was surrounded by her family and friends.
Diana worked at Target for 29 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren and her Chihuahua, Tiny.
Diana was preceded in death by her parents, Augustine and Celia Garcia.
Surviving are her husband, Jerry Galvan; five children: Tammy (Mike) Pingel, Jerry (Samantha) Galvan, Victoria Galvan, Jasmine Galvan and Melinda Neff; her grandchildren: Nicholas Pingel, Lindey Pingel, Natasha Pingel, Austin Galvan, Mason Galvan, Thea Palmer and Jaelynn Palmer; four siblings: Lola Myers, Jim Garcia, Dennis Garcia, and Mary Helen Newman.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m., Monday, at Sacred Heart Church in West Des Moines with burial at Jordan Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-5 p.m., Sunday, at the church with a rosary recited at 4:30.Information provided by: Brooks Funeral Care 7975 University Blvd. Clive, IA 50325 www.meaningfulfunerals.net