Linda Marie Comito
Linda Marie Comito, 65, our sweet loving sister, passed from this life on Sunday, July 20, 2014, surrounded by her family. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. with a 5:30 p.m. Rosary on Wednesday, July 23, at Iles Westover Chapel. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m. at Iles Westover Chapel with burial following at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines, Iowa.
Linda was born on February 2, 1949, in Des Moines, Iowa to Anthony and Grace (Morano) Comito. She attended All Saints School and graduated from North High School in 1968. Linda retired from a long-term care facility in 1996 and served as a volunteer at Willis Adult Daycare Center until 2009. She loved bingo at the Elks Club and developed a number of strong friendships there. She loved going to the casino and listening to country music. She enjoyed playing organized board and card games with her family and friends.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are brothers, Michael (Tony) Comito of Albuquerque, NM, Joe Comito of Tacoma, WA; sisters, Mary (Maria) Comito of Urbandale; Regina Comito of Chicago, IL; niece, Jade (Chris) Comito-Stocks and many relatives. She is preceded in death by her parents, Tony and Grace; boyfriend, Wayne Milburn; and little dog companion, Ziggy.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Arc, an organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, or to the family. Online condolences may be shared at www.IlesCares.com.
Iles Funeral Home - Westover Chapel
6337 Hickman Road Des Moines, IA 50322
Published in Des Moines Register on July 22, 2014