March 26, 1927 – October 6, 2014
Lorne J. Haun, 87, passed away on Monday, October 6, 2014 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. A Memorial Mass will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, October 11, 2014 at St. Mary of Nazareth Catholic Church in Des Moines. Visitation with the family will be from 10 to 11 a.m. until service time Saturday.
Lorne was born March 26, 1927 in Hagersville, Ontario, Canada to Gordon and Mildred Haun. He was a manufacturing engineer for Massey Ferguson and Delavan Manufacturing and a member of St. Mary of Nazareth Catholic Church. Lorne enjoyed fishing, boating, gardening, woodworking, classic cars, vacationing with his family and he was a great story teller.
Lorne is survived by his wife of 67 years, Eleanor Haun of Urbandale; three daughters, Kathryn Haun of West Des Moines, Christine Haun of Urbandale and Joanne (John) Kelling of Johnston; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Esther Illes of Ontario, Canada. He was preceded in death by his son, David Haun.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Meals from the Heartland or Hope Ministries.Information provided by: McLarens Resthaven Chapel and Mortuary 801 19th Street West Des Moines, IA 50265 www.dignitymemorial.com