In Memory of

Doris M. Moeller

August 30, 1932 - August 2, 2018
From: Somers, IA

Somers – Doris M. Moeller 85, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.  Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 6, 2018 at the Somers United Methodist Church in Somers, with Rev. Dave Kruse officiating.  Burial will be at Cedar Township Cemetery near Rinard.  Visitation will be after 4:00 p.m. Sunday, August 5, at the Somers United Methodist Church, Somers. Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.  Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is serving the family.

     Doris is survived by her children, Patricia Wyatt of Dexter, Roy (Robin) Moeller of Greenfield, and Pauline (David) Wienhold of Manson; daughter-in-law Marilyn Moeller of Somers; 5 grandchildren, Ryan (Melissa) Wyatt, Jen (David) Corell, Jody (Mike Shiflett) Wienhold, Chris (Allison) Wienhold, and JoAnna (Tyson) Saxton; 13 great-grandchildren; and sister Carol Wiley of Fort Dodge.  She was preceded in death by her husband Marion; son Jay Moeller; her parents, Iven and Alice (Allbee) Ross; son-in-law Lynn Wyatt.

     Doris Marie Ross Moeller was born August 30, 1932 near Somers, Iowa.  She graduated from Somers Consolidated School with the Class of 1950.  On September 3, 1950 she was united in marriage to Marion Moeller at Somers.  The couple farmed and operated a dairy in the Somers area for most of their lives.  Marion passed away in 2017.  Doris was an active member of the Somers United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School for 38 years.  She was also a member of the UMW, where she was District Officer for 9 years.


Funeral Services
2:00 p.m. Monday - August 6, 2018
Somers United Methodist Church
Somers, Iowa
Rev. Dave Kruse
Ryan Wyatt
Chris Wienhold
Dave Corell
Mike Shiflett
Tyson Saxton
Keaton Martin
After 4:00 p.m. Sunday 
August 5, 2018
Somers United Methodist Church
Somers, Iowa
Cindy Weston-Peters
Cedar Township Cemetery
Rinard, Iowa


Monday, August 6, 2018 at 2:23 PM
“Pauline and Family - I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I will always remember that she participated in the Dress-A-Doll program at Norwest/Wells Fargo. She always won a ribbon. Keep all of your wonderful memories of her close to comfort you during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Marsha Hickey”
- Marsha Hickey

Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 3:25 PM
“Pauline and family-we are sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace,”
- Jim Batcheller

Friday, August 3, 2018 at 7:32 PM
“I will miss Doris' sweet and encouraging smile in the Somers congregation. ”
- Mary Patterson

Friday, August 3, 2018 at 12:19 PM
“Doris was a wonderful woman and I enjoyed sharing time with her when she was UMW president in Somers and I was UWF president for Farnhamville. Whether it was a guest night or mother/daughter event she was there. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
- Sally Frotscher

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