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Service Details

Visitation:

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
11:00 am
No visitation planned
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Service:

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
11:00 am
Graveside Service
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
1 NE 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa

Disposition:

Burial
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
Des Moines, Iowa

Arrangements:

Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 289-2442

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Ethel Tjernagel

Ethel Tjernagel, 93, passed away July 11, 2017, at Mitchell Village Care Center in Mitchellville, Iowa. She was born June 19, 1924, in Des Moines, to George and Elda Mills.

Ethel is survived by her sons, Merle (Linda) Brockman of Venice, FL, and Terry Brockman of Des Moines; grandchildren, Kerry, Jenny, Joshua, Troy, David, and Jodie; 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Darlene Fitzgerald of Des Moines; brother, Arthur Mills of Park Rapids, MN; as well as other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Merle Brockman.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery, 1 NE 60th Avenue in Des Moines.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Ethel.

Condolences may be expressed at:
www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com