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Donald Wayne DeGroot
June 11, 1944 - February 7, 2018

Donald Wayne DeGroot

Donald Wayne DeGroot
Jun 11, 1944 - Feb 7, 2018

Donald Wayne DeGroot
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Donald Wayne DeGroot, age 73 of Runnells, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the Runnells Christian Church at 1:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Lowman Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the church. Memorials may be directed to the Runnells Christian Church or to the Myles and Rylie Beattie Educational Fund. Condolences may be left for the family at www.coburnfuneralhomes.com
The son of Clarence and Artie (VanDenberg) DeGroot, Don was born on June 11, 1944 in Des Moines, Iowa. He served in the United States Army. On July 17, 1971, he was united in marriage to Joan Stickler at the Runnells Christian Church. He retired in 2001, from Qwest as a communications specialist. He was a member of the Runnells American Legion. Don loved to golf and was an avid Iowa Hawkeye, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears and NASCAR fan.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Joan; two children, Lisa DeGroot and Billy DeGroot; four grandchildren, Myles and Rylie Beattie and Jordan and Jayden DeGroot; three nephews, Scott Wearmouth, Steven Wearmouth, and Galen Wearmouth; four sisters-in-law, Mary (Merrill) Porter, Marilyn Stickler, Dot Stickler, and Paula Stickler and a brother-in-law, Dick (Bev) Stickler. Preceding Don in death were his parents, and a sister, Judith Wearmouth Swigart

 
 

James on Feb 15, 2018

My deepest sympathy for your loss. May you find comfort in Jehovah God's promise to swallow up death forever and soon end all our suffering. (Rev. 21:3-5; Isa. 25:8) Peace to you during this difficult time.

Edna Dawson Hedlund on Feb 9, 2018

Great friend and classmate. RIP DeGroot. Edna Dawson Hedlund .

Charles McIntyrr on Feb 8, 2018

Good classmate, glad I got to grow up with Donnie. Fun guy to be around. God bless Donald Wayne DeGroot. RIP.
Charles McIntyre

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12
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Runnells Christian Church
309 Brown Street
Runnells, Iowa 50237
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13
Tuesday
Runnells Christian Church
309 Brown Street
Runnells, Iowa 50237
1:00 PM
Burial will follow at Lowman Cemetery

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