Mildred Shields – Des Moines
Mildred Shields, 94, of Des Moines, formerly of Creston, died Nov. 7, 2013, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the United Methodist Church in Creston. The Rev. Gideon Gallo and the Rev. Tom Woodin will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Mount Ayr. The Rev. Ed Shields will officiate the committal. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. today at Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe St., Mount Ayr. A memorial fund has been established for Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation.