Rose Seefeld


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Posted Online: Feb. 23, 2013, 10:24 pm
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Rose E. Seefeld, 70, of Joy, died on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Genesis Senior Living Center in Aledo.
Services are at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial is at Peniel Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Fippinger's, where memorials may be left to the Joy United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society. Online condolences can be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com.
Rose was born on Dec. 14, 1942, in Millersburg Township, Ill., to Ernest and Pearl Adams Sheese. She attended Joy schools and married Charles Seefeld on Oct. 10, 1959, in Muscatine, Iowa.
Rose was a homemaker, cake decorator and provided housecleaning services on occasion. She was a member of Joy United Methodist Church. She enjoyed sewing, bowling, playing cards with her neighborhood card club and especially enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Charles; one daughter, Amy (Cory) Fullerton, Oquawka, Ill.; two sons, Dale Seefeld, Overland Park, Kan., Evan (Melissa) Seefeld, Joy; five grandchildren, Jacob, Jared, Mason, Andrea, Andrew; five sisters, Ernestine (George) King and Martha (Aubrey) King, both of New Boston, Wanda (Hap) McCleary, Aledo, Bernice (Darrel) Efnor, Bradford, Ill., Diana (Denny) Fullerton, Keithsburg; several nieces and nephews.
Her parents; one sister, Caroline; and one brother, Carter, preceded her in death.












 




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