Obituaries

Charlotte A. Dessinger

Oct 14, 2017
Dessinger, Charlotte

Services

10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 19, 2017 at St. Timothy United Methodist Church, 3220 Terrace Dr. in Cedar Falls

Visitation

4:00-6:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel, 3146 Kimball Ave. in Waterloo and an hour prior to the services on Thursday at the church

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery in Waterloo

Memorials

May be directed to St. Timothy United Methodist Church, 3220 Terrace Dr., Cedar Falls, IA 50613 or Cedar Valley Hospice, PO Box 2880, Waterloo, IA 50704

Biography

Charlotte A. Dessinger, age 90, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Bickford Cottage in Cedar Falls. 

She was born October 1, 1927 in Denver, Colorado, the daughter of Ernest L. and Anna M. (Mirick) Ringler.  Charlotte was united in marriage with John R. Dessinger on June 12, 1949 in Waterloo.  He preceded her in death on March 17, 2007. 

Charlotte was a homemaker and a stay at home Mom.  She was an active member of St. Timothy’s United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls and enjoyed reading, ceramics and doing needlepoint projects. 

Survivors include her son, Ron (Linda) Dessinger of Las Vegas, NV; 2 grandchildren, Steve Dessinger and Tiffany Dessinger, of Las Vegas; 3 great grandchildren, Braden, Parker and Skyler Randall; a sister-in-law, Ellen Ringler of Corvallis, OR.; a nephew, Eugene Ringler, Jr. of Waterloo and a niece, Tracy Ringler Patricio of San Diego, CA. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, Barry; and two brothers, Eugene Leroy Ringler and James Arthur Ringler.

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