David “Twinkie” Curry, 58, passed away at his home on November 11, 2019.

David was born May 13, 1961 in Des Moines to Joseph and Lois (Bailey) Curry. He graduated from North High School in 1980. David married Diane Koon on June 4, 1983. He was a route salesman and supervisor for Wonder Bread for many years and finished his career from Sara Lee. David enjoyed fishing, boating and camping. He was a “growing football fan” of his wife’s favorite teams and enjoyed going to the racetrack in Newton. Above all, David loved his family and having family gatherings. He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.

David is survived by his wife, Diane; children, Jason (Katie) Curry and Heather (Kris) Erdman; brother, Donald Curry; in-laws, Mel Koon, Dan (Kelley) Koon and Mary (Danny) Mattix; nephews, Ryan (Liz) and Ross Mattix; dog, Katie; and grandpuppy, Bodie; as well as a host of extended family and dear friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his parents-in-law, Delwin and Margaret Koon.

A Celebration of David’s Life will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2020.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association or the Arthritis Foundation in loving memory of David.

Condolences may be expressed at

Service Details

Saturday, May 16, 2020
Celebration of Life
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Celebration of Life
Hamilton's Crematory
Des Moines, Iowa
Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home
5400 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
(515) 285-3911

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