Alice Majerus(1924 - 2013)

Alice Majerus

Des Moines

Alice Majerus, 88, passed away at her home Monday, January 7, 2013.

Alice was born April 25, 1924 in Harlan, Iowa to Arthur and Bertha Huffman. She loved going to garage sales, cooking, crocheting, listening to country music, collecting dolls and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Alice is survived by her sons, Lawrence, Richard (Linda), William, Anthoney (Jan) and Karl Majerus; daughters, Betty (Larry Burnett) Majerus, Helen Haifley and Judith Elmer; 15 grandchildren; and many great and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo; daughters, Elizabeth, Melody and Deloris; daughter-in-law, Cheryl; and grandsons, Michael and James.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon St. followed by burial at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Taylor House Hospice or Iowa Health Hospice.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 9, 2013