Born July 21, 1926 in Spencer, Iowa daughter of the late Neils and Frieda Neilsen, died August 13, 2012 at the age of 86. She was of Holt, MI.
Surviving are four sons; Jay (Margo), Jeff (Kay), Wally (Barbara), and Thomas (Suzy Tuschak); five grandchildren, Frank (Hannah), Matt, Erin, Nick, and Anna along with one great-granddaughter, Emma. Rosemary was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Strong and her sister, Val. She enjoyed golfing, playing bridge, and knitting and was retired from the State of Michigan as a secretary.
A memorial service will be held at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel on Friday, August 24, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Glenn M. Wagner officiating. Those who wish may make contributions, in Rosemary’s memory, to Big Brothers/Big Sisters – Michigan Capital Region, 1235-A Center Street, Lansing, MI 48906.