ROXANA — Rosemary A. Blackwell, 79, passed away 8:08 a.m. Friday, May 9, 2014, at St. Anthony's Hospital in Alton.
Born on Sept. 25, 1934, she was the daughter of William and Jean (Smith) Blackwell.
She is survived by a son, Troy Chany of Orlando, Fla.; three granddaughters, Heather (Jeff) O'Toole, Chantele (Gilbert) Trevino, Danelle Higdon; two great-grandchildren, Preston and Halie Trevino; and a sister, Laura Blackwell of Roxana.
Preceding her in death were her parents; daughter, Tracie Campbell; and granddaughter, Jasmine Campbell.
Visitation will be from 9 until time of service at 11 a.m. Monday, May 12, 2014, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. Pastor Roy Gibbs will officiate.
In accordance with her wishes, her body will be cremated following the service.