Service Details


Thursday, June 13, 2019
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, IA 50309


Friday, June 14, 2019
10:30 am
Christ the King Catholic Church
5711 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315


Friday, June 14, 2019
Elm Grove Cemetery


Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home
5400 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
(515) 285-3911

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Denise DeFrancisco Denise Marie DeFrancisco
Des Moines

Denise DeFrancisco, 48, passed away June 10, 2019 from Huntington’s disease at home surrounded by her loving family.

Denise was born July 6, 1970 in Des Moines to John and Mary (Hodson) DeFrancisco.

She enjoyed working with the youth in Des Moines through the years.

Denise is survived by her husband, Kevin Scheuermann; sons, Christopher DeFrancisco, Corey (Michelle) Jones; grandchildren, Ashlynn, DeAngela, and Giovanni; sisters, Chrissy DeFrancisco and Jenny (Doug) Faux; nieces, Kelsey Faux and Emily DeFrancisco; nephews, Justin DeFrancisco, Jacob Faux and JohnScott Faux; and a host of extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street with Rosary at 7:30 p.m. Memorial service will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church, 5711 SW 9th Street. Denise will be laid to rest at Elm Grove Cemetery.

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