The Ottumwa Courier

Obituaries

May 5, 2014

Miguel Gordon

OTTUMWA — Miguel Isaac Gordon, 4, of 104 E. Court, died at 6:40 p.m. May 2, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

He was born December 1, 2009, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Kristina Tapp and Erik Davila. He was adopted by Steve and Jannes Gordon.

As a child of only 4 years old, Miguel’s God-given mission in life was to capture the hearts of many. He successful completed this mission, and our lives have been greatly enriched.

Surviving are his parents, Steve and Jannes; three sisters, Stephanie Ridenhour of Copperas Cove, Texas, Jennelle Gordon of San Antonio, Texas, and Bea Loesch of Germany; four brothers, Chad (Jennifer) Gordon of Edmond, Okla., John, Dakota, Dominique Gordon, all of Ottumwa.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Steven Bartle officiating. Burial will be in Coal Creek Cemetery in Mahaska County.

Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the family present from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mercy Foundation for Ronald McDonald House, 411 Laurel, Suite 2250, Des Moines, Iowa 50314.

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