Des Moines, Iowa - Writing an Obituary
Iles Funeral Home
2121 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA, 50312
An obituary for a loved one in Des Moines, Iowa serves to identify and communicate to the community the passing of a wonderful life and to announce any visitation, Remembrance Gathering and memorial information.
When writing the obituary for your loved one you want to recount their history as well as their accomplishments, and of course the people who were near and dear to them. It should be a meaningful tribute befitting a life well lived that will convey their personality while clearly communicating the service times and other relevant information.
Today, many obituaries are published in two versions; an abbreviated form for the newspaper also known as a death notice, and a more detailed version that is read online at the funeral home web site, or on other memorial sites.
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obituaries for Des Moines, Iowa, and will help assist you in preparing and placing the obituary for your loved one in a timely and proper manner.