Rosemary Neisen, 84, of Quincy, died at 11:05 p.m. Sunday (June 9, 2013) in Sunset Home.
She was born on Sept. 20, 1928, in Quincy, the daughter of Michael and Leona Willer Metzger. Rosemary married Earl F. Neisen on Feb. 12, 1949, in St. Francis Catholic Church in Quincy. He died on Nov. 25, 2001. She was a graduate of Notre Dame High School.
Mrs. Neisen worked at Moorman Manufacturing Co., Pepsi-Cola and K-Mart. She also, along with her husband, farmed in the Burton area for many years.
Rosemary was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and was a member of the Women's Altar Society at the church. She enjoyed bowling, playing cards and took great pride in her cooking.
She is survived by nine children, Kathy Hunt of Cutoff, La., Dennis Neisen and his wife, Lana, of Quincy, Donna Bain and her husband, Ernie, of Quincy, Mark Neisen and his wife, Bernice, of Quincy, LuAnn Hammersland and her husband, Eric, of Sedalia, Mo., Nancy Speckhart and her husband, Kenny, of Liberty, Stan Neisen and his wife, Cindy, of Quincy, Kevin Neisen and his wife, Kay, of Bloomington, and Judy Setayesh and her husband, Ali, of Topeka, Kan.; grandchildren, Tracy Plaisance and her husband, Toby, Glenn "Doug" Wisehart, Scott Wisehart and his wife, Kathy, Amy Wisehart, Ryan Neisen and his wife, Sheri, Leanne Moreno and her husband, Miguel, Kyle Neisen and his wife, Melanie, Jason Bain and his wife, Jenny, Carrie Cox and her husband, Rob, Wes Neisen and his wife, Trista, Brad Neisen, Alex Neisen and his fiancee, Melissa Graff, Lynn Rakers and her husband, Taylor, Sara Cardwell and her husband, David, Bret Hammersland and his friend, Amber, Nathan Speckhart and his wife, Amber, Trent Speckhart, Kelly Speckhart, Dustin Parsons, Kelsey Neisen and her fiance, Jimmy Fry, Kara Neisen and Jordan Setayesh; great-grandchildren, Terah, Tyke, Tia and Tylen Plaisance, Nick, Andrew and Tucker Wisehart, Cameron, Clayton, Christian, Brody and Willow Neisen, Isabela, Santiago and Carlo Moreno, Andrew Bain, Wyatt, Elizabeth "Libby" and Lane Neisen, Jackson Rakers, Autumn Speckhart and Carter Speckhart; one brother, Raymond Metzger; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her husband, Rosemary was also preceded in death by her parents; two sons-in-law, James Wisehart and Terry Hunt; two brothers, Martin Metzger and John Metzger and two sisters, Betty Jansen and Lucille Lowe.
The family would like to especially thank the staff of the Sunset Home for the care that Rosemary received.
SERVICES: 9:15 a.m. Thursday in the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home and at 10 a.m. in St. Joseph Catholic Church. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.
VISITATION: 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.
MEMORIALS: St. Joseph Cemetery Fund or to the Sunset Home.
ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home