Rev. Neil H. Cross


Rev. Neil H. Cross passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2020.

Services are pending.

Rev. Cross served at Mount Pleasant, First (Associate); Farnhamville Yoke (UM-UCC)- Somers; Sibley; Pella and Des Moines, New Hope.  He retired in 2014.

Neil is survived by his wife Cheryl of Urbandale, IA; his daughters Michelle Cross of Ankeny, IA and Laura Cross of Kansas City, Missouri. Iles Funeral Homes’ website is

In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made out to New Hope General Fund and John Stoddard Cancer Center Foundation. We also would like everyone who is willing and able to make an appointment to donate blood in Neil's name.

Bishop Haller and the Cabinet – May 11, 2020