Vannesa Guadalupe Uribe-Galvan, daughter of Victor Uribe and Ofelia Galvan, was born May 10, 2005, at Des Moines, Iowa. Vannesa is a student at Tripoli Elementary School. Her death occurred on Friday, December 16, 2011, at the Waverly Municipal Hospital.
In addition to her parents of Tripoli, she is survived by one brother, Victor Uribe-Galvan and a sister, Victoria Uribe-Galvan, both at home in Tripoli; one step brother, Alejandro Uribe of Fredericksburg; her maternal grandparents, Maria Contreras and Roberto Galvan, both of Des Moines; and her paternal grandparents, Nasario Uribe and Camerina Saravia, both of Ft. Atkinson.
Friends may call from noon until 4:00 p.m., Sunday, December 18, 2011, at Rettig Funeral Home in Tripoli. A memorial mass will be held at a later date at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in New Hampton.