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605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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Arla "Kay" Burckle-Roberts Arla “Kay” Burckle-Roberts, age 78, passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019.

Kay was born September 8, 1941 in Webster City, Iowa to Ralph W. and Inez Ellen (Pringle) Burckle. In her younger years, she was a resident of Peoria, IL, Muscatine, IA and Davenport, IA, settling in Des Moines for the past 55 years. She graduated from AIB Business College. She married Don H. Roberts and worked alongside him as the bookkeeper for his business – Don’s East Grand Service. In her free time she enjoyed collecting keepsakes and reading.

She is survived by her husband, Don Roberts; son, Craig Roberts; daughter, Cris Larson (Curt); granddaughters, Bailey and Erin Larson; sisters, Diane Crystal and Carole Burgin; and many other extended family and friends.

Kay was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Inez Burckle.

Services will be held at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines, time and day to be determined. Please check back for more details.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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