OBITUARY

Deborah I. Haskins

October 12, 1951November 23, 2018
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Deborah Irene Haskins, 67, passed away November 23, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, with a luncheon following the service. Graveside services will be at Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines after the luncheon. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines.

Deb was born in Des Moines, IA on October 12, 1951 to Thomas Fredregill and Margaret (Cleveland). She graduated in 1969 from Valley High School in West Des Moines, and then in 1974 from Drake University in Des Moines. She worked as a classroom teacher at St. Pius X School in Des Moines, at various elementary schools in the Des Moines Public Schools, and then as a reading teacher at Fairmeadows Elementary in West Des Moines. On August 1, 1981, she married Fred Haskins. She was a dedicated stay at home mom to Stephanie, Stacey and Marc. She served as president of the League of Attorney Wives of Polk County and the Des Moines Mothers of Twins Club. In addition to her faith, she found meaning and enjoyment in reading, needlework, puzzles, music, and her friends. She leaves behind many who loved her.

Deb is survived by her husband of 37 years, Fred; three children, Stephanie of Niantic, CT, Stacey of Des Moines, and Marc (Brittney) of Des Moines; brother Kevin Fredregill of Tallahassee, FL; sister Cindy Florer (Steve) of West Des Moines; sister Sarah Wilson (Scott) of Des Moines; sister-in-law Teri Davis of Waukee; brother and sister-in law Bob and Jan Haskins of Urbandale; aunts Priscilla McMullin, Virginia Klemm and Betty Stanger; cousins, nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be directed to Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway in West Des Moines, 50266 or the John Stoddard Cancer Center (UnityPoint Health), 1221 Pleasant Street in Des Moines 50309.

  • FAMILY

  • Deb is survived by her husband of 37 years, Fred; three children, Stephanie of Niantic, CT, Stacey of Des Moines, and Marc (Brittney) of Des Moines; brother Kevin Fredregill of Tallahassee, FL; sister Cindy Florer (Steve) of West Des Moines; sister Sarah Wilson (Scott) of Des Moines; sister-in-law Teri Davis of Waukee; brother and sister-in law Bob and Jan Haskins of Urbandale; aunts Priscilla McMullin, Virginia Klemm and Betty Stanger; cousins, nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, November 27, 2018
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, November 28, 2018
REMEMBERING

Deborah I. Haskins

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Gary & Linda Ordway

November 27, 2018

Fred & Family: Our sincere condolence to you at this difficult time. We first met Deb at the Patterson Law Firm Christmas parties and always enjoyed her wit and kindness. She enjoyed an excellent reputation as an educator and we are proud to have known her for many years. May your Faith and Fond Memories sustain you going forward.
Blessings--

Valerie O’Neal

November 26, 2018

Debbie was a dear classmate and school friend. She had a sweet smile and was a friend to everyone. The Class of 1969 will be having their 50th reunion next August and we will miss Debbie very much. May God comfort and keep you, her family and friends, until you meet again. Valerie O’Neal

Lynne Updegraff

November 25, 2018

Deb, a friend from LAW of Polk County. was always a gracious host for all events held at her home. She was a great leader of our group. She was a loving person and always proud to share stories about her kids. I will miss her.
Lynne

Karen Wollinka

November 24, 2018

So sorry for your loss, may all the great memories you shared help you and your family through this sad time. She is now free of pain and your Angel 😇💔 take care my friend.

Erika & Mike Horstmann

November 24, 2018

A loss of another great lady from your family so soon. May the memories and
moments you shared in life bring comfort and peace as you grieve the loss of Debbie.

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