Jeanette Seavers, age 86, of Roseburg, OR, formerly of Rudolph, WI passed away in her home on June 14, 2021 from natural causes in the loving care of her son, Jeff.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, July 12, 2021 at Herman-Taylor Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. until the time of service. Burial will be at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. There will also be a Memorial Service in the Roseburg, OR area at Taylor’s Family Mortuary in Winston, OR on July 23, 2021.
Jeanette was born Jeanette Margaret Reber on June 24, 1934 to Herman and Margaret (Grimm) Reber. She grew up on the family farm in Rudolph, WI with her 6 siblings Geraldine (Ralph Marzofka), Harlan (Cathy), Allen (Ann), Darrell (Sally), Jack (Suzanne), and Diane (Melvin Klawikowski).
She moved to Stevens Point, WI where she owned and operated the downtown A&W Drive-in Restaurant with her husband Ralph Shirek, who passed away suddenly at the age of 24. She also worked part-time at St. Michaels Hospital. She then moved to Waukesha, WI for 4 years with her new husband Henry Becker, returning to stevens Point and working at St. Michaels Hospital. She then married Lloyd Seavers and moved to Roseburg, OR where she worked for the VA Hospital until she retired after 20 years of service to our veterans and operated two part-time baking businesses which won numerous awards. Lloyd passed away in June, 2008.
She is survived by her children, Sandy (Terry) Hunt of Roseburg, OR, Rodney (Merry) Seavers of Junction City, WI, Glenn (Louise) Shirek of Roseburg, OR, Randy (Sue) Seavers of Stevens Point, WI, Ramsey (Mary) Seavers of Wonder Lake, IL, Debbie (Chuck) Goodness, of Stevens Point, WI, Daniel (Denise) Seavers of Stevens Point, WI, Jeff Becker of Roseburg, OR, and Clayton (Stephanie) Seavers of Junction City, WI, 18 Grandchildren,35 Great-grandchildren, and 10 Great-great-grandchildren and sister Diane.
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family.
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