Michael “Mike” John Aalbers

Michael (Mike) John Aalbers, 59, passed away on Nov. 30, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, IA.

Mike is survived by his wife: Dawn (Dobbs) Aalbers of Vandalia, IA, five daughters: Michelle (Ben) Hiatt of Lehi, UT; Kathy (Ryan) Dee of Indianola, IA; Beth (Javier) Baca of Albuquerque, NM; Brooke (Michael) Olson of Chappell; Kimberly (Drew) Schaefer of Albion; son-in-law: Andrew Crees of Casey, IA and 21 grandchildren; brothers: Jerry (Donna) Aalbers and Mark (Nancy) Aalbers; sisters: Greta Aalbers, Karen (Dewayne) Repp, Marlene Aalbers and Anne Aalbers.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter Megan (Aalbers) Crees; grandson Shane Crees; and brothers: Gordon Aalbers and Kenneth Aalbers.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at the First Reformed Church in Prairie City. Burial followed at Vandalia Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to the Michael Aalbers Memorial Fund at Great Western Bank in Prairie City, Grace Alive Church or Central Iowa Cursillo. Condolences may be left for the family at