What is Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss?

Death and grief are common human experiences, yet these experiences tend to be different for every individual. As a result, Hamilton's Academy of Grief & Loss offers a wide variety of resources available to you and your family as you begin to work through your grief.
· Learn More
Academy of Grief and Loss
Academy Events

Academy Events

Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss offers a variety of services to educate, support and connect with those who are grieving.
Community Events

Community Events

Hamilton's Funeral Homes host a variety of events to serve and give back to our community.
Share:  

Service Details

Visitation:

Monday, January 16, 2017
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Hamilton's on Westown Parkway
3601 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa

Service:

Monday, January 16, 2017
12:00 pm
Hamilton's on Westown Parkway
3601 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa

Disposition:

Monday, January 16, 2017
Burial
Sunset Cemetery
Des Moines, Iowa

Arrangements:

Hamilton's on Westown Parkway
3601 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 224-0078

Order Flowers
Order Flowers

Helen Irene Moore

Helen Irene Moore, 81, passed away January 9, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Home in Indianola, IA. Services will be held at Hamilton’s on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines on Monday, January 16 at 12:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior. Helen will be laid to rest at Sunset Cemetery in Des Moines.

Helen was born October 8, 1935 in Payton, IA to Dollie (Gutshall) and Claude Dunbar. She graduated from Redfield High School and moved to Des Moines. She worked for Central Life and Farmland Insurance retiring from both. Helen married Clark “Bud” Moore in 1957 and they raised their family in Des Moines. They were avid campers and enjoyed the outdoors. Helen loved to crochet and knit and gave all of her projects to her loved ones.

She is survived by her children, Sheryl (Lary) Norlin, Michael (Lori) Moore and Kelly (Marsha Houseman) Moore; grandchildren, Robert (Amanda), Laura (Jeremy), Cheri, Amy, Ella, and Quintin; great-grandchildren, DiAnte, Kyron, Katelynn, and Lane; and her siblings, Pauline Doyen and Ralph (Patsy) Dunbar. Helen was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clark “Bud” Moore, Jr.; her siblings, Bernice Wright, Ruby Mae Dunbar, Lloyd and Lester Dunbar; and infant son, Harold.

In lieu of contributions and flowers, please treat yourself to ice cream and smile in honor of Helen. Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.