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|Moore, Rosalee L.
|Mrs. Rosalee L. Moore, 93, 2345 N. Seminary St., Galesburg, died 10:22 a.m. Sunday, September 12, 2010 at Seminary Manor.
She was born February 12, 1917 in Hermon, IL to Herschel D and Jennie A. Brown Watkins. She married Arthur L. Moore July 23, 1938 in Muscatine, Iowa. He preceded her in death October 3, 1963.
Surviving is a son James (and Carolee) Moore of Galesburg, a daughter Janet (and Russell) Carr of Neenah, Wisc., one brother Junier B. Watkins of London Mills, IL, five grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, a great great-grandson and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, six brothers, five sisters and a grandchild.
Rosalee graduated from London Mills High School in 1934 and Brown's Business School in Galesburg in 1936. She was a secretary/ bookkeeper for many different offices in Galesburg. She and her husband owned and operated Moore's Grocery. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Galesburg. She was involved in many church activities and the circle at the church.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel with Rev. Marilyn Anell officiating. Visitation will be 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the chapel. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the First United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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