In loving memory of

Ann Daniel 10/12/2021
July 14, 1952 - October 12, 2021

Ann L. Daniel, 69, of Gladbrook, IA passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center, IA. A private graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Cedar Valley Hospice. Online condolences may be sent to

Ann was born July 14, 1952 to Loren and Marjorie (Meyer) Luethje in Marshalltown, IA. She graduated from Gladbrook High School in 1970 and later attended AIB in Des Moines for Business. On September 15, 1973 Ann was united in marriage to Robert Pippert. They had two children Ryan and MaryAnn. They divorced. Ann was later united in marriage to Randy Daniel and later divorced. Ann worked mostly as a medical transcriptionist for Dr. Lund and Dr. Reinertson. She spent the majority of her work years at McFarland Clinic, and lastly with Dr.Terrill. After retirement, Ann spent a lot of her time watching over her two grandsons and her two French Bulldogs Libby and Bella.

She is survived by her two children; Ryan (Lindsey) Pippert of Garwin, IA, MaryAnn (Curt Berggren) of Waterloo, IA, two grandsons; Hayden and Carver Pippert. She was preceded in death by her parents Loren and Marjorie Luethje.


Cathy Rush wrote on Nov 7, 2021:

"Ann was such a sweet and kind lady. I am so very sorry to hear of her passing. My very deepest sympathies to her family!"

Dennis and Barb Luethje wrote on Oct 18, 2021:

"We are so sorry to hear of Ann?s passing. We had so many good times together especially at the Lake of the Ozarks many years ago. Recently I have enjoyed having our Wednesday morning coffee and visits with her in the coffee group. We so hated to hear this sad news. Dennis and Barb Luethje. "

Becky Wehrman wrote on Oct 18, 2021:

"So sorry to hear of Ann passing. I love working with her at McFarland Clinic. She was so full of life. She was quite but very funny. We had such a good time working together. I will miss her."

Brian Casebolt wrote on Oct 16, 2021:

"My prayers and thoughts are to Ann's family, heaven received a special angel. Such a wonderful friend for so many years. Your Friend, Brian Casebolt "

Vicki Maas wrote on Oct 15, 2021:

"Love you sista ?? Goodbyes are not forever..goodbyes are not the end..they simply mean I?ll miss you until we meet again. Your forever friend. Vicki"

Karhy Pennington wrote on Oct 15, 2021:

"Sharing your sorrow in the loss of one so dear and sending deepest sympathy. Thank God for his promise of eternal life. Ann was a good friend and will truely be missed by many!! Brad and Kathy Pennington (Medberry)"

Jaime Schmidt wrote on Oct 14, 2021:

"I will always remember Ann?s sweet smile and sparkly eyes. She was such a kind and thoughtful lady. My prayers go to all of you during this difficult time ? Jaime Schmidt"

Janet Schultz Ekvall wrote on Oct 14, 2021:

"I have special memories of my childhood friend and I?m grateful we reconnected the past few years. Sincere sympathy to Ann?s family and many friends. Rest in heaven?s light and peace my friend. "

John Hooper wrote on Oct 14, 2021:

"Such a gentle soul and classmate. Condolences to the family and close friends. John & Karen Hooper "

Cathy Gethmann wrote on Oct 14, 2021:

"We are so sorry for your loss. May special memories of Ann bring comfort and healing to you. Cathy and Cornell Gethmann "

Sherry Grooms Chapman wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"I am so sorry for the family of Ann!! I went to school and graduated with her. She was always happy and very sweet!! She had a great laugh that I always remember. Rest In Peace Ann? You will be missed!!!"

Judy Harder Chaplin wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"My thoughts and prayers to Ann's family and friends. I remember her as a kind and thoughtful person. "

Ila J. (Landt) Willis wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"I was so sorry to hear of Ann's passing. Words will never be enough but She was so pleasant and sweet. I will miss her at our class outings. She added such charm where ever she went. Our last talk was at Westbrook acres at a birthday luncheon, it was so sweet. Glad to have been in her class and to have known her. "

Rich Koester wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"So sorry to hear. Ann was always a pleasure to be around. My thoughts and prayers to the family and friends."

Lib Hooper wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"We are very sorry to hear of Ann?s death. Ann was a lovely person. She was fun to be around during those card parties that our parents had together back in the day. Sending comforting thoughts to her family?.. Jeff and Cheryl Bruene Lib and Steve Hooper"

Cheryl Nay wrote on Oct 13, 2021:

"I am shocked to hear of Ann.s passing she was such a sweet and kind person .I worked with her In Medical Records at the hospital in Marshalltown. Hugs and prayers to her family"

Colleen wrote on Oct 12, 2021:

"Words can?t take away the pain of losing a loved one. I just wanted to say I am so sorry and send healing prayers and comforting hugs! Ann was such a sweet person. Walk the streets of gold with Elvis. Love Colleen"

Terri Landt wrote on Oct 12, 2021:

"Oh Ann, I am so sorry to hear of your passing. We spent some times together and I remember our last visit vividly! Rest well hon and love you!"