|Birth: ||Aug. 30, 1933|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 5, 2005|
Jacqueline Roberta (Frank) Celmer Jackie passed away, April 5, 2005, after fighting a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer. Jackie was born on August 30, 1933 in Lake Preston, South Dakota. Her family moved to Sonoma County in 1945. She graduated from Santa Rosa High School in 1951. She later moved to Washington State where she worked as a dental assistant and met and married Earl Celmer in 1960.
She is survived by her children: Marshall and wife Sandra, Bonnie, Paul and Heidi; and grandson Garrett. Survivors also include her sisters, Irene, Edie, Allix, Marsha, and Mary, plus many nieces and nephews and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl and her parents, Marshall and Edna.
Jackie was a devoted wife, mother, and big sister. She created many beautiful dolls, which she lovingly gave to family members. She also was an avid reader, and enjoyed shopping.
A Rosary will be recited Thursday, April 14, 2005 at 7:00 pm at St. Martin of Tours Church and a Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, April 15, 2005 at 11:00 am at St. Martin of Tours Church. A reception will follow the service. Memorial contributions can be made to the Virginia Mason Foundation or another charity of your choice. Online condolences at www.gaffneyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Gaffney Funeral Home 253-572-6003.
Earl James Celmer (1933 - 2005)*
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Record added: Aug 03, 2008
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