Larry John Dowell, Jr.
Des Moines

Larry Dowell, age 63, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021. Larry was born July 4, 1957 in Santa Ana, California to his parents Larry Dowell and Jacque Harwood.

Larry graduated from Southeast Polk High School, Class of 1975. He was an avid sports fan and was involved in wrestling and football all throughout high school. Larry loved listening to music and enjoyed drawing. He will be remembered as a good man who never complained about anything and was always willing to help a stranger.

He is survived by his mother, Jacque (Gregory) Harwood; sister, Diana (David) Ewing; half-sister, Dawn Foster; half-brothers, Jeff Dowell and Jim Dowell; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Larry was preceded in death by his father; and siblings, Kimberly and Mark Dowell.

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

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Service Details

No formal services are held.
Final Disposition
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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