"Concerned with the General Welfare of the Deaf of Iowa"

Updated July 4, 2017


Harold E. "Buddy" Huntley

May 30, 1943--January 13, 2017

Harold E. "Buddy" Huntley, 73, of West Des Moines, Iowa, formerly of Coal Valley, Illinois, passed away peacefully Friday morning, January 13, 2017, at Glen Oaks Care Center in Urbandale.

A Service of Christian Burial followed at 12:00 in the Faith Lutheran Church in Moline, Illinois on January 21. 2017.  Burial will be at Jordan Cemetery in West Des Moines at a later date.

Harold was born May 30,1943, in Burlington, IA, the son of Harold S. and Marian (Lange) Huntley. He married Elizabeth Gallop on June 23,1973, at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Winnipeg MB, Canada. Harold worked for the Moline School District, Rodman Lab and John Deere Distribution Center.

He enjoyed gardening, growing tomatoes, electronics and traveling.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; children, Barry (Melissa) Huntley, Hillsboro, OR and Rosemary (Russell) Gibson, West Des Moines, IA and 8 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the family.

Thanks to Schultz Funeral Homes, DeWitt, Iowa and Shirley Hampton for the information.