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Jacqueline Minor, 84, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Arbor Springs Nursing Home, West Des Moines, Iowa. Jackie was born in Harvey, Illinois, to Frederick and Mamie Furth. After high school, Jackie worked for Sinclair Oil Company of Harvey, Illinois where she met her husband Jerry. After their marriage in Harvey, they relocated to Des Moines, Iowa where they raised six children.
Jackie enjoyed being a loving mother, playing bridge and tennis, participating in activities at St. Augustin Catholic Church, and volunteering at the Botanical Center.
She is survived by her husband Jerry of 64 years; her six children, Linda Pendergraft, Daniel Minor, Thomas Minor (Nancy), Mary Ann McCoy (Joseph), Diane Barnard (Keith) and Carol Minor; her sisters, Jean McTighe (Jim) and Mary Jo O'Dell; and brother, Frederick Furth; her sister-in-law, Jeanine Mulvihill (Mark); five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Friends will be welcomed at her visitation Wednesday, April 23 from 5:00 - 7:00PM at Iles Dunn's Chapel with a vigil service beginning at 7:00 PM. Funeral Service will be held at St. Augustin Catholic Church on Thursday, April 24th at 10:30 AM with burial at Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Arbor Springs for the loving care they gave Jackie during her stay there.
Memorials may be sent to St. Augustin Catholic Church, 545 - 42nd Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50312 or the
Greater Iowa Chapter, 1730 - 28th Street, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266.
Iles Funeral Home - Dunn's Chapel
2121 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312
Published in Des Moines Register from Apr. 22 to Apr. 24, 2014