Rosemary J. Reynolds died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2001, in Apple Valley, Calif.
She was born in Billings, Mont., on Feb. 12, 1921, to John and Martha Keefe. After the death of her first husband, Benjamin Collins, in 1963, she moved to Juneau to work for the state of Alaska as a payroll supervisor in the Department of Fish and Game. She married Woodrow Reynolds in 1969, and the couple moved to Apple Valley in 1977.
Reynolds was preceded in death by her parents, John and Martha Keefe, and by two daughters, Nancee Van Kirk and Carole Guidry.
She is survived by her husband Woodrow; daughter Shirley Murguia; son John Collins and his wife Shirley of Billings, Mont.; son Ben Collins and his wife Maggie of Bucharest, Romania; sisters Virginia L. Horton and Martha McCoy of Billings, Mont.; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
At Reynold's request, no services were held. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to the American Diabetes Association.