Rose Anna Reams

Oct 27, 2018
Reams, Rose


10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Grace Reformed Church


4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel and for an hour before services at the church


Garden of Memories


To the family


Rose Anna Reams, 94, of Waterloo, died at UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital, on Saturday, October 27, 2018.

Rose was born on April 30, 1924 in Fisher, AR, the daughter of August & Minnie (Schulze) Schaffer.

She attended school in Fisher, AR.

Rose married Donald K. Reams on April 21, 1956 in Preston, MN; he died June 8, 1998.

She worked in housekeeping for Parkview Gardens Nursing & Rehab for 15 years, retiring in 1990.

Rose attended Grace Reformed Church. She enjoyed fishing, embroidery, word searches and puzzles.

Survived by her son, William “Bill” Reams; three daughters, Freda Parkhouse, Linda Sebetka, and Debra Lawless all of Waterloo; eight grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Margaret McIllwain of Anahuac, TX.

Preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Brenda Hardee; two brothers, Kenneth and Andrew; and two sisters, Pearl Pooler and Mary Schaffer.

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  1. Pamela S. Gulsvig | Oct 30, 2018
     My sincerest condolences on the passing of your Mom, Grama, Great Grama and sister. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I know how difficult it can be. Peace be with you all. 

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