Lois Carstens, 82, of Perry passed away Friday, April 8, 2016, at the Rowley Memorial Masonic Community in Perry.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Perry. Visitation will be Monday, April 11 from 1-7 p.m., with family present from 5-7 p.m., followed by a Vigil Service at 7:15 p.m. at the Carris Family Funeral Home in Perry. Burial will be in the St. Rose of Lima Cemetery at Denison, Iowa, at a later date.
Memorials will be given to St. Patrick’s Catholic Church and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent at www.carrisfuneralhome.com.
Lois is survived by her three sons, Michael (Lisa) Carstens of Minburn, Richard (Karen) Carstens of Waterloo and and Jeffrey (Kim) Carstens of Des Moines; her daughter, Kerry Carstens of Des Moines; grandchildren, Tom, Shannon, Annie, Will, Nick, Chloe, Jacob, Alison, Jill and Phillip; great-grandchildren, Max, Ava and Evan; and brothers, Bob Kruse of Arizona and Larry Kruse of Harlan.