Rose Lee, nee Forbeck, Gayer, 70, of Belleville, IL; born on July 17, 1948 in Belleville, IL; passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 at her home with her family by her side. Mrs. Gayer worked as a customer service representative for Landshire Foods. She was a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church. Rose enjoyed playing bingo and cards.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Joseph and Leona, nee Linder, Forbeck. Her husband – Donald Gayer whom she married in September of 1980 and who passed away in May of 1997. One brother – William Forbeck.
She is survived by her loving daughter – Crystal (Paul Buxton) Gayer of Belleville, IL. One brother – Robert (Glayds) Forbeck of Millstadt, IL. One sister-in-law – Diane Forbeck of Mascoutah, IL. Two nieces – Debra (Barry) Hayden of Millstadt, IL; Lisa (Tracy) Lorenzen of Chrisman, IL. One nephew – Robert (Pamela) Forbeck of Millstadt, IL. She is also survived by many great nieces and nephews.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Friends may call at St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church in Belleville, IL on Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m..
Funeral: Services will be held at St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church in Belleville, IL on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. with Father William McGhee officiating.
A celebration of Rose’s life will be held at TR’s Place in Belleville, IL at 4 p.m.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.