Loretta Kaye Lenihan

Loretta Kaye Lenihan

Des Moines

Loretta Lenihan, 71, passed away early Sunday morning on October 13, 2013. A Celebration of Her Life will be at 12 p.m., Thursday, October 17 at West Des Moines Open Bible Church, 1100 Ashworth Rd., West Des Moines with burial to follow at Iowa Veterans Cemetery at 2 p.m. The family will greet friends Wednesday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at Brooks Funeral Care, 7975 University Blvd., Clive.

She is survived by her children, Larry Reed, Jr., Laurie (Rick) Ogg, Lanny Reed, Leesa Carson, Todd, Sean and Jay Lenihan; 25 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; siblings, Sherry and Skip Andrew. Loretta was preceded in death by her infant son, Lonnie; husband, Robert Lenihan and her parents, Francis Harold and Frances Irene Andrew.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.


Funeral Home

Brooks Funeral Care-University Chapel - Clive
7975 University Blvd. Clive, IA 50325
(515) 277-8700

Published in Des Moines Register on Oct. 15, 2013