In Memory of Gloria J. Mooney

Gloria J. Mooney
Gloria J. Mooney
Born: October 3, 1950
Died: April 20, 2015
Age: 64
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Gloria J. Mooney
October 3, 1950 - April 20, 2015
From: Waukee, IA | Originally: Nevada, IA

Gloria Jean (Casperson) Mooney, age 64, of Waukee and formerly of Nevada, was ushered into heaven on Monday, April 20, 2015, at Kavanaugh House in Des Moines. 

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 23, 2015, at Ryan Funeral Home in Nevada.  Pastor Luke Timm will officiate, with burial to follow in Evergreen Memory Gardens in Nevada.  The family will receive friends at Ryan Funeral Home in Nevada on Wednesday from 5-7 p.m.                

Born October 3, 1950, in Ames, Iowa, Gloria Jean Mooney was the daughter of James Albert and Dorothy Marie (Wilson) Casperson.  She graduated from Nevada High School in 1968.  She was employed by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage in Des Moines until her death. 

In 1980, she married Jack L. Mooney in Las Vegas, Nevada.  No children were born to this union. 

Gloria is survived by her brother, Rev. Michael (Darlene) Casperson of Superior, WI; two sisters, Carol Ann (Kendall) Brown of Knoxville, and Deb (Jeff) Paris of Boone; four nephews, Cory Paris and fiancée Sherry Malin, Andrew (Natasha) Mills, Philip Mills, and Colton Brown; a niece, Kelsey (Kenny) Stevens; and six great-nieces and -nephews, Dakota Mills, Taylor Stevens, Mallory Mills, Josiah Mills, Samantha Stevens, and Tobi Stevens. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband. 

Ryan Funeral Home of Nevada has been entrusted with the care of Gloria and her family.


Monday, April 27, 2015 at 10:19 AM
“So sorry for your loss. Gloria was a beautiful person inside and out. Our family was so fortunate to know such a wonderful person and family. Love and hugs to all of you. ”
- Tammy Paris-Walker
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 10:19 AM
“I worked with Gloria for several years and I will miss her a great deal. She was a very kind and sweet woman and she will be missed a great deal on our team also. I am truly sorry for your loss but it is comforting to know that Gloria is no longer in pain. ”
- Barb Shelley
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 10:18 AM
“Sending our love from Boston, wish we could have made it. ”
- Paul Bailey
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 9:11 AM
“Carol & Ken,
So sorry to learn of the passing of your sister, Gloria, and her battle with cancer. Our thoughts & prayers are with you.

Rhonda & Jack Gooding”
- Rhonda & Jack Gooding
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 9:11 AM
“May God bless you. Thanks for the memories. My condolences to the family.”
- Thomas Mills
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:10 PM
“So sorry for your loss. Take care and God is there for you.”
- Ann Fink
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:10 PM
“My deepest, deepest sympathy on your loss of Gloria. The absolute hardest path in our short span of life here to accept, yet we all will walk someday. Praise God she now stands in His presence, in no pain. May God's peace that passes all understanding be with all of you today and the difficult days ahead. Cindy Williamson”
- Cynthia Williamson
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:09 PM
“So sorry to hear of your loss my sympathies to the family! ”
- Dee baker
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:09 PM
“Please accept my sincere condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I'm glad I had an opportunity to meet Gloria and worked with her for a short time. Gloria sat next to me and always had a smile on her face even though she was going through a short time. Gloria was and will always be a loving and kind spirit. I will miss her greatly.”
- Shannon Cherry
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:09 PM
“My condolences to the whole family. As you all know, I have known Gloria pretty much out whole lives. I guess that pretty much goes for the whole family. I am truly saddened to lose one of our dear classmates. My love an prayers are with you at this difficult time.

- Tom Wissler
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:09 PM
“My sincerest condolences on your loss. I worked with Gloria at Wells Fargo and she was such a wonderful person. I will miss her happy smile and beautiful attitude.”
- Amanda Sinkewjz
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1:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Ryan Funeral Home
Nevada, Iowa


Pastor Luke Timm


Kendall Brown
Jeff Paris
Mike Casperson
Philip Mills
Andrew Mills
Kenny Stevens


5-7 p.m.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Ryan Funeral Home
Nevada, Iowa


Darlene Casperson, Pianist
Kirk Stamper, Vocalist


Evergreen Memory Gardens
Nevada, Iowa