Rosemary Jeffries

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Merle Hay Funeral Home

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Rosemary Jeffries

Rosemary Jeffries,79, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family, after a short battle with pancreatic cancer, on November 23, 2017. She was born on July 20, 1938, and was a long-time resident of Chariton, Iowa. She worked in the accounting department of HyVee for 23 years. In 2002, Rosemary moved to Johnston where she shared her home with her daughter, Deb and dog, Cody. She enjoyed watching basketball and the food channel in her spare time. During her short illness, she received professional nursing care from her daughter, Deb, until her passing.

Left to cherish her memory include her children: Barb (Mike) Monahan, Deb Jeffries, and Mike (Lori) Jeffries; grandchildren: Erin, Nick, Jessica, Matthew, Jared, Sara and Kelly; great-grandchildren: Stephanie, Rachel, Ciara, Robert, Ryder; brother: Doug (Linda) Williams; in-laws: Carol Parrish, Joe (Jean) Jeffries; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband: James Jeffries; sister: Suzy Eklund; and in-laws: Dick Parrish, and Janice (Ron) Christensen.

Per her wishes, she will be cremated and there will be no services. The family would like to extend their deepest thanks to Unity Point Health in Des Moines and Mercy Hospice for their care. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the American Cancer Society.

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