May 7, 1924 – May 12, 2014
Ruby Lurlean Lovely, 90, passed from this life on Monday, May 12, 2014 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with burial following at Ankeny Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Ankeny.
Ruby was born on May 7, 1924, in Cerulean Springs, Kentucky to Francis and Rosa (Cook) Pool. Ruby will be missed by her children, Linda (Carroll) Lister, Polk City, IA, Ronald (Donna) Christiansen, Dexter, IA, Mary (Antonio) Pavon, Des Moines, IA, and Douglas (Barbara) Christiansen, Des Moines, IA; 13 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren; 19 great-great grandchildren; siblings, Charles Pool and Geno Day, both of Dawson Springs, KY, Nadean Hill, Hopkinsville, KY, and Virgina May, Woodbridge, VA. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas Lovely; daughter, Judy Chambers; and three brothers.
The family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 p.m. with a 7:30 p.m. Vigil on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Iles Grandview Park Chapel.
The family prefers memorial contributions be made to American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, or Special Olympics. Online condolences are welcomed at IlesCares.com.
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