OTTUMWA — Rosalie Joy Lindholm, 81, of rural Ottumwa, died November 13, 2013, at home.
She was born August 25, 1932, in Ottumwa to Thomas A. and Charlene Nafziger Roberts. She married Max Lindholm on July 24, 1965. He preceded her in death on October 31, 1974.
Rose enjoyed reading and jigsaw puzzles.
Surviving are a son, Larry Roberts of Ottumwa; two daughters, Marilyn Cranmer of Chillicothe, Mo., and Toni (Todd) Braaksma of Packwood; eight grandchildren, Brooke, Lisa, Roman, Stoney, Joshua, Serena, Katricia and Kyle; eight great-grandchildren; three sisters, Delores (Gene) Hite of Ottumwa, Karen (Richard) Campbell and Ellen Sue (Jim) Bartlett both of Eldon.
She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Roger Cranmer; two brothers, Keith and Jack Roberts.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Hornback officiating. Burial will be in Fiedler Cemetery.
Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Friday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Humane Society, P.O. Box 1149, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501.