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Marilyn Esther Van Haaften, 83, died peacefully at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines on February 16, 2020. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 1001 S. James Street, in Grimes, IA.

Marilyn was born in Wilmar, Minnesota, daughter of Elmer and Minnie Borr on August 17, 1936. She was a friend of many, a child of God, and a sender of cards. Marilyn was a gifted pianist and enjoyed collecting sheet music. It was a pleasure and delight to hear her work her magic on the keys. Marilyn also loved flowers, plants and gardening.

She is survived by her children, Teresa, Donald, Randall and Gary; 3 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Ruth Otto. Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Dean.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Grimes Volunteer Services or to St. Peter Lutheran Church. Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Service Details

Visitation:
Family will greet guests following the service
Service:
Thursday, July 30, 2020
2:00 pm
St. Peter Lutheran Church
1001 S. James Street
Grimes, Iowa.
Disposition:
Burial of Cremated Remains
Grimes Cemetery
Grimes, Iowa
Arrangements:
Hamilton's on Westown Parkway
3601 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 224-0078

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