RUSSEL GOLDSMITH, 80, of West Des Moines (formerly of Corning) – Svcs. 10/14/21


October 8th, 2021 by Ric Hanson

RUSSEL GOLDSMITH, 80, of West Des Moines (formerly of Corning), died Wed., Oct. 6th, at Unity Point Health – Iowa Methodist Medical Center, in Des Moines. Funeral services for RUSSEL GOLDSMITH will be held 10-a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14th, at the West Des Moines Christian Church. Steen Funeral Home, in Greenfield has the arrangements. The family requests everyone wearing masks.

Burial is in the North Fairview Cemetery in Lenox, at 3-p.m., Thursday. Full military graveside rites will be conducted by the Lenox American Legion Post No. 250.

The family will greet friends at the funeral home on Wed., Oct. 13th, from 5-until 7-p.m.

Memorials may be directed to the Russel Goldsmith Memorial Fund, to be established by the family.

RUSS GOLDSMITH is survived by:

His wife – Janet Goldsmith.

His sons – Rodney (April) Goldsmith, and Scott (Lisa) Goldsmith.

His daughter – Kristen (Joe).

His brother – Bill Goldsmith.

His sister – Margery Huffman.

9 grandchildren, and other family and friends.

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