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Joyce M. Singer Allensworth
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1919
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 2011
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Joyce M. Allensworth
Born in Minnesota on Mar. 23, 1919
Departed on Jan. 5, 2011 and resided in Des Moines, IA.



Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011
Service: Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011
Cemetery: Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery


Joyce M. Allensworth, 91, passed away on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at Prime Nursing and Rehab Center.
Joyce M. Allensworth
Born in Minnesota on Mar. 23, 1919
Departed on Jan. 5, 2011 and resided in Des Moines, IA.

Visitation will be 10:30 11:30 a.m., Saturday at Iles Funeral Homes Grandview Park Chapel, followed by a graveside service at 12 noon at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Joyce was born on March 23, 1919 in Minnesota, the daughter of John and Madaline Singer and moved to Iowa as a young girl. In September 1936 she was united in marriage to Orval Allensworth in Des Moines. Joyce worked the night shift at Mercy Hospital for 38 years as a nurse's aide. She loved her work at the hospital. Joyce enjoyed dancing with Orval and watching NASCAR Racing.

Joyce is survived by her children, Sheryl (LeRoy) Forrest, Judy Boehler, Jack (Pat) Allensworth and Diane (Larry) Hodges of the Des Moines area; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Orval and a son, Bruce.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Mercy Auxiliary of Central Iowa, Attention: Brenda Latham, 1111 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50314.

Her family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Prime Nursing and Rehab and Iowa Hospice, for the great care they provided to their mother.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.
 
 
Burial:
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Gary L. Pettit
Record added: Jan 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63841035
Joyce M. <i>Singer</i> Allensworth
Added by: Gary L. Pettit
 
Joyce M. <i>Singer</i> Allensworth
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rest in peace
- Gary L. Pettit
 Added: Jan. 7, 2011
 
 
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