Kalen Terrell Burgess, 30, born February 13, 1989 in Des Moines, IA to Terri Burgess. Kalen was a loving brother, uncle & father who deeply loved his family. Kalen was a member of Elpis Christian Fellowship Church. Kalen was very smart he once described hisself as a mathematician, he also enjoyed playing football & would have been graduating from Des Moines Area Community Colleges CDL program this month. Kalen had big dreams and plans for his future. Unfortunately Kalen could not find his peace here on earth and passed February 23, 2019. Kalen was preceded in death by his fiancé Chekesha Clark, his mother Terri Burgess, Patricia Cason. Aunts Sharron Perry (Larry Perry), Gloria Kato. Uncles Jeffery Burgess, Tony Burgess. Kalen leaves behind to cherish his memory Sisters Tyechia Daye (Tino Daye), Tiffany Burgess, NyTasha Wyant Brother Tyree Wyant and his only child Jaiden Perfect Burgess. His loving nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.