Sep. 23, 1941- Sep. 17, 2012
Donald Lee Crow, 70, of Urbandale, Iowa, passed away on September 17, 2012 after short fight with cancer at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, September 21st at 10 a.m. at Iles Funeral Home-Grandview Park Chapel in Des Moines, Iowa. The family will greet friends one-half hour before the service.
Don was born September 23, 1941 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to George and Paula (Foster) Crow. He attended Newport High School and Williamsport Technical Institute, in Pennsylvania where he graduated with a degree in Drafting. On September 17, 1966 he married Betsy Ross in Liverpool, Pennsylvania. He was employed in most recent years by Super Target in Urbandale, Iowa.
His family includes his wife of 46 years, two daughters: Deanna Crow (Doug Ophardt) of Selkirk, New York; Melissa (Darin) Thompson, of Urbandale, Iowa; four grandchildren, Ross, Devyn, Kaden and McKenna Thompson also of Urbandale, Iowa; one brother, George (Sarah) Crow of Newport, Pennsylvania; three sisters, Jane Yohn of Newport, Pennsylvania, Paula Crow of Ruskin, Florida and Deb (Chris) Magaro of Marysville, Pennsylvania; and sister-in-law, Arletta Crow, widow of Don’s oldest brother Ted.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given in Don’s memory to the American Cancer Society.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Grandview Park Chapel 3211 Hubbell Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com