Donald Martin Arpy(1950 - 2013)

Donald Martin Arpy


Donald M. Arpy, 63, passed away at UnityPoint Health Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines on Sunday, December 8, 2013.

Don was born February 23, 1950 in Des Moines, IA to Donald C. and Joann Arpy. He worked in Production at Atlas Displays and also was a Shear Operator for Ericksons Display. Don enjoyed tinkering in his garage with lawn mowers and fixing cars, but most of all he loved his family and his dogs. Don will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Don is survived by his wife, Carol; his children, Jason Arpy, Amanda (Guy) McFarland, Michelle Murphy and Donnie (Jill) Arpy; his grandchildren, Haillie, Madeline, Aidan, Camille, Dylan and Connor; his parents, Donald C. and Joann Arpy; his siblings, Linda Hugen, Mike (Julie) Arpy, Eddie Arpy and Debbie (Glen) Bevill.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 pm Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Don's family in his loving memory.

Condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Hamilton’s Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street Des Moines, IA 50309

Published in Des Moines Register on Dec. 11, 2013