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Friday, February 16, 2018
11:00 am
Highland Park Christian Church
4260 NW 6th Drive
Des Moines


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Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 289-2442

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Robert Aldrich Robert D. “Bob” Aldrich, 86, passed away on February 7, 2018, at Ramsey Village in Des Moines. He was born in Waukee, Iowa on June 4, 1931, to Charles and Ethel Aldrich.

Bob married Shirley Reed on December 4, 1954. He worked as an orthodontic lab tech for Dr. Hoffer, Dr. Doster and Dr. Willham. Bob loved the outdoors and was a naturalist and conservationist.

Bob is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley; sons, Barry Aldrich and Mark Aldrich; grandchildren, Bryan and Faith Aldrich; siblings, Larry Aldrich and Nancy Jones.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 16, 2018, at Highland Park Christian Church, 4260 NW 6th Drive, Des Moines.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Highland Park Christian Church, the Iowa Nature Conservancy, of Friends of the Northside Library in loving memory of Bob.

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