In loving memory of

Justin Gilliland
October 12, 1986 - June 26, 2021

Justin Lee Gilliland, 34, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away on June 26, 2021.
He was born to parents Roger Gilliland and Robin Ridgeway, on 12 October 1986 in Des Moines, Iowa.
He enjoyed fishing, camping, video games and making people laugh, most of all he loved his children.

Justin is survived by his children, Nathen, Skylee, Elizabeth and Joshua; his father, Roger and stepmom, Beth; sisters, Brenda, Alexis, Kylie, and Morgan; brother, Trevor; grandmother, Patty; grandparents, Robert and Connie; and many nieces, nephews, aunties, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Robin; son, Ashton; ex-wife, Dawnielle; grandfather, Roger Sr.; grandparents, Gene and Barbra; and great grandmothers, Donna and Hope.

A Scattering of Ashes is scheduled for July 24, 2021 from 11a.m. to 1p.m. at 3601 E Court Ave. Des Moines, Iowa. A Celebration of Life will follow at Staybridge Suites, 6905 Lake Dr. West Des Moines, Iowa. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to


Elizabeth wrote on Jul 3, 2021:

"Son I loved you so very much a big piece of our hearts are missing love you always and forever."