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Donald “Donnie” John, 35, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines.

Donnie, or “LD” as he was known to his friends, was born July 23, 1984 in Des Moines, Iowa to James Ives and Tylene John. He attended East High School, and completed his education at DMACC. LD loved the outdoors and any activity involving the water, especially boating, fishing, and swimming.

LD is survived by his wife, Stephanie Sherad; daughter, Tatyanna and his son; mother, Tylene John; sisters, Sarah (Kris) Gebert and Kristin Whitman; brother, Sam Rager; grandfather, Clyde John; grandmother, Anita Speck; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and a large extended family.

He was preceded in death by his father, James L. Ives; step-mother, Nancy Rager; grandfather, James D. Ives; grandmother, Sara John; and his uncle, Bobby John.

There will be a memorial visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, February 17, 2020 at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines.

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

Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Service Details

Visitation:
Monday, February 17, 2020
6:00 to 8:00 pm
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines
Service:
Monday, February 17, 2020
Visitation only
(See above)
Disposition:
Cremation prior to visitation
Hamilton's Crematory
Des Moines
Arrangements:
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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