Lunn, Carin Denice – 1949-2010
HICKS, LUNN, OREBAUGH, PROUDFIT
Posted By: Volunteer
Date: 12/11/2017 at 13:09:54
Carin Denice (Hicks) Lunn, 61, of Grimes, Iowa passed away peacefully at home on Monday, June 28th after a courageous battle with cancer. A Memorial visitation will be held at McLaren's Funeral Chapel, 801 - 19th Street, West Des Moines on Thursday, July 1st from 5 to 8 p.m. with a short Celebration of Life service at 7:00 p.m.
Carin was born in Des Moines on June 12, 1949 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. She lived in Wick and West Des Moines before eventually graduating from Indianola High School. Carin was employed at Farm Bureau. She loved adventure, traveled to many destinations, enjoyed eating out and lived her life to the fullest.
She will be greatly missed by her son, Jared Lunn, Urbandale; father, Raymond (Jenelle) Hicks, West Des Moines; brothers, Craig (Juanita) Hicks, Des Moines, Chris (Linda) Hicks, Austin, TX and Curte Hicks (Linda), Grimes; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and devoted friend, Tracy Scott. She was preceded in death by her mother, M. Jean (Proudfit) Orebaugh and grandparents, Cecil and Opal Proudfit and Forest and Lucille Hicks.
Carin wished to express thanks to the many people throughout her illness that touched her life. Her caregiver and friend Tracy Scott, Patti Byriel, Val and Jamie Coffman, Jo Schmitt, Patti Breuklander, Mercy chemo nurses Jen F. and Marcie, Mercy Staff, Dr. Turner, Mercy Hospice nurse Jen P., Scott and Andrea Stritzke. And thanks Johnnie for the Root Beer.
Carin touched many lives and will be missed by all. We love you Carin and thanks for the memories we have in our hearts.
Memorial contributions can be made to Ovarian Cancer Coalition or Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Online condolences may be made to mclarensresthavenchapel.com.
Source: McLarens Resthaven Chapel & Mortuary website
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