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Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

R. Cleveland

Thursday, October 24, 2002

Rosemary Cooper Cleveland, daughter of the late John and Montez Dillworth Cooper, was born on June 25, 1928, in Bloomfield and died Oct. 19, 2002, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis at the age of 74. Mrs. Cleveland was a homemaker and a member of the Christ United Church of Christ in Dupo, Ill., VFW Post 6368 Ladies Auxiliary in Dupo, and enjoyed quilting with the quilters of First Congregational Church in Dupo. Survivors include her children: Elaine (Marvin) Mueller of Columbia, Ill, I.D. (Barbara) Cleveland, Mitchell (Nancy) Cleveland, all of Dupo, Paula (Jon) Beck of Warrensburg, Carl (June) Cleveland of Sparta, Ill.; grandchildren, Matthew (Pam) Mueller, Suzanne (James) Mickelson, Mark Mueller, Jon Kyle and Kenny Beck, Brian Cleveland, Michele Cleveland, Andy Cleveland, Cameron Cleveland, Constance Cleveland and Caryn Cleveland; three sisters-in-law, Versa (Gene) Guilford, Doris Cleveland and Bonnieta (Curtis) Wiechert, all of Dupo; and one aunt, Elsie Cooper of Marble Hill. Other survivors include several cousins, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Idus U. Cleveland and two sisters, Margaret Ann Watson and Laura Ann Cooper. Visitation was held from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21, 2002, at Dashner Funeral Home in Dupo, Ill. Funeral services were conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2002, at Christ United Church of Christ in Dupo with Rev. Robert Walker officiating. Interment followed in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in South St. Louis. PAID