Joseph R Faris obit
JOSEPH R. FARIS Joseph R. Fans, 87, of Route 1, Cumming, formerly of 1322 Forty-second Forty-second Forty-second St. in Des Moines, died of meningitis meningitis Wednesday at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Dunn's Funeral Home with a private burial at Resthaven Cemetery. Born in Davenport, Mr. Faris lived in Des Moines most of his life and in rural Cumming the past eight months. He was a retired photo engraver for Central Engraving Co. and was a member of Graphic Arts International International Union M584. Survivors include a daughter, Lorene Gibson of West Des Moines; a son, Gene C. of Benecia, Calif.; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. Friends may call after noon today and until service time Friday at the funeral home.