Rosemary Rita Neece – March 26, 1922 – September 6, 2015

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neeceRosemary Rita (Nelle) Neece was born in Worthington, Minnesota, and lived her childhood years in rural northwest Iowa.

She came to Dallas, Texas, in 1943 to find work during WW II, and there she also found the love of her life, Robert. They married in 1947 and raised three children, Stephen, Jeanne and Marianne (deceased). They enjoyed the wonderful family atmosphere of Oak Cliff during the 50’s and 60’s, while raising their family. They also enjoyed golf, bridge clubs, and meeting with their Casa Linda senior “lunch bunch.”

After 60 years of marriage, Robert died in 2007, and Rosemary moved to Austin to be close to her daughter Jeanne.

jaynesRosemary is survived by her son, Dr. Stephen Neece, and his wife Corliss, of Plano, and by her daughter, Dr. Jeanne Neece Taylor, and her husband Don, of Austin, and by eight grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

A graveside ceremony will be held Friday, September 11, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. at the DFW National Cemetery in Dallas, Texas.