Rosemary A. Meeker, 68, of Ottumwa, died at 10 a.m. April 8, 2018 at her home.
She was born May 17, 1949 in Ottumwa to Charles and Marie Giles Jones. She married Dale Eugene Meeker on October 8, 1966.
Rosemary was a homemaker and a mother, and loved being with her grandchildren.
Surviving is her husband, Dale; two sons, Brian Meeker (Chanda Marberry) and Todd (Amanda) Meeker both of Sterling, CO; 11 grandchildren, Alliah, Noelle, Kyla, Nicholas, Keri, Phoebe, Brodee, Zachary, Devon, Coleton and Cody; siblings, David (Becky) Jones and Ronnie (Barb) Jones both of Ottumwa, Rozella (Steve) Spangler of Missouri.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Donna McSparen and an infant great-grandson.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. James H. Wakelin officiating. Cremation will follow the services.
Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Published on April 10, 2018