Des Moines

Laura Schwerzler, 91, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 17th, 2021.

Laura was born on March 21, 1929 in Des Moines, Iowa, a daughter of Frank and Ascension Fazio. She was a lifelong south sider and a proud Italian-American.

Laura is survived by her 3 daughters: Donna (Alan), Jo (Bob), Robin (Dane) and her 5 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

She was lovingly known as Mama and Nana and had a beautiful style and will be dearly missed.

She was preceded in death by her loving son CPL James J. Tedesco, her parents, siblings Joseph, Samuel, Frank Jr. and Carmella.

Private services will be held.

Donations can be made to Hospice of the Midwest.

Service Details

Private services will be held.
Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home
5400 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
(515) 285-3911

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