Lisa Diane Gevock, 39, passed from this life on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Lisa was born on Aug. 27, 1974, in Cedar Rapids to Joseph and Gail (Hix) Gevock. She grew up in Peoria, Ill. and Des Moines before returning to Cedar Rapids and graduating from Jefferson High School. She received her degree in psychology and family services from the University of Northern Iowa. Lisa was employed with Principal Financial group in Des Moines.
Lisa was full of zest. Her sensitive, caring heart drew to her a big network of friends and family.
Lisa is survived by her parents of Swisher; two sisters, Laura (Jeff) Carder of Bastrop, Texas, and Linda (Jim) Crispin of West Des Moines; four nieces; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services were held on Jan. 15, at Dunn’s Funeral Home, in Des Moines. A private burial will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery in East Pleasant Plain at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be to a charity of your choice. Lisa supported the efforts and missions of Iowa Homeless Youth and the Alzheimer’s Association.