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Visitation:

Monday, July 10, 2017
6:00 to 8:00 pm
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa

Service:

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
11:00 am
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa

Disposition:

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Interment
Glendale Cemetery
Des Moines, Iowa

Arrangements:

Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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Alfred "Oscar" Paul Haus

Alfred “Oscar” Paul Haus
Of Des Moines, Iowa

Alfred “Oscar” Paul Haus, 84, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017 at the VA Hospital in Des Moines. Oscar was born on February 14, 1933 in Waucoma, Iowa, to Cecil and Ruth (Simerson) Haus.

Oscar was a lifelong truck driver who enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and gardening. Oscar served in the Army and was a proud Korean War Veteran.

Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife, Dorthy; daughter, Linda Jones; sons, Joseph, Jonathan (Debbie), Daniel, William Haus, and Michael Butters all of Des Moines; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Sammie (Judy) Haus and Larry (Betta) Haus; sisters, Ruth Rice of Franklin, NC, Joan (Doug) Ray, Judy (John) Smith, Sharon (Bruce) Farrell all of Des Moines; and many extended family and friends.

Oscar was preceded in death by his parents; 6 brothers; two sisters; and one grandchild.

The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 10, 2017 at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 also, at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Oscar.

Condolences may be expressed at: www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com