Kent Wendell Hedges Sr., 74, of Ankeny and formerly of Scranton, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines.

A visitation will be held at First United Methodist Church in Ankeny on Thursday, April 4, from 5 to 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at Scranton United Methodist Church where friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.

The Rev. Charles Thompson will officiate. Burial will be at Scranton Township Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Scranton, and online condolences may be left at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com.