Dee Ann Lint

  • "I'm sorry I didn't come to see you before you passed, god..."
    - Drake Rector
  • "God needed you more than we did...see you soon my Friend."
  • "I didn't know Dee well, but she always had a friendly smile..."
  • "Dee you will be missed."
  • "Dee will miss talking to you sister!!! Your lovely smile..."
    - Crystal Watson

Dee Ann Lint


Dee Ann Lint, 54, passed from this life on July, 11th 2014 after a long battle with cancer. Visitation will be held from 4:00-8:00 PM on July 15th, 2014 at Iles Funeral Home Dunn's Chapel. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM on July 16th, 2014 at Iles Funeral Home Dunn's Chapel with burial following at Pine Hill Cemetery in Ankeny, Iowa.

Dee was born on July 15, 1959, in Des Moines, Iowa to Buster Ames and Jackie Gonder. Dee was employed with Iowa Clinics in West Des Moines. In her free time she enjoyed her part-time work at the Bucs Arena. She greatly enjoyed and cherished her past work helping children within the Des Moines Public Schools.

She will be lovingly missed by her sons, Jon (Angella) Quijano, Alexander (Shannon) Quijano, Eddie Lint and longtime friend and companion, Ed Lint; grandchildren, Antonio, Noah, Ryder and Rylee; great grandson, Vincent; sister, Lynn Pickel; brothers, Randy (Deb) Ames, Rich (Nanette) Ames, Scott (Lymari) Ames, Bill (Jill) Gonder; nieces and nephews, Michelle, Stephanie, Ryan, Chasity, Kasin, Levi, Abagail, Sarah, Emilio, Patrick, Kaitlin, Mason; and many family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial contributions may be made in Dee's name to Taylor House Hospice. Online condolences may be shared at


Funeral Home
Iles Funeral Home - Dunn's Chapel
2121 Grand Ave Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 244-2121
Funeral Home Details
Published in Des Moines Register from July 14 to July 16, 2014