What is Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss?

Death and grief are common human experiences, yet these experiences tend to be different for every individual. As a result, Hamilton's Academy of Grief & Loss offers a wide variety of resources available to you and your family as you begin to work through your grief.
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Academy of Grief and Loss
Academy Events

Academy Events

Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss offers a variety of services to educate, support and connect with those who are grieving.
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Community Events

Hamilton's Funeral Homes host a variety of events to serve and give back to our community.

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Hamilton's Crematory
Des Moines


Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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Des Moines

Beverly Kay Scott Beverly Scott passed away peacefully on September 9, 2017, at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa, at the age of 85. She grew up in Larchwood, Iowa as the youngest in a large family. Before her retirement, she worked at both Firestone Tire and Dahls Grocery Store. Beverly loved all of her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Her family held a special place in her heart.

Beverly is preceded in death by her son, Robert Scott and her daughter, Theresa Harvey. She left behind her two sons, Clifton Scott (Ed) and Grant Scott, and her many grandchildren.

"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal."

"While we are mourning the loss of our loved one, others are rejoicing to meet her behind the veil."

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