Rosemary Patricia O’Grady


    Rosemary Patricia O’Grady of O’Fallon, Missouri was born February 26, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois to Neil and Mary Ella O’Grady and passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019 at the age of 89 years, 4 months and 18 days.


    Rosemary was employed at Falstaff Brewery in St. Louis, Missouri for several years. She later moved to San Francisco, California working at the Naval Base ordering airplane parts. After many years and retiring, she moved to Republic, Missouri. Rosemary always enjoyed working in her yard. She loved animals especially her cats. Rosemary was of the Catholic faith.
    She is survived by her companion of many years, Ed Westen of O’Fallon, Missouri; cousins, Mike (Jamie) May and Denny and Kirk Struebing, all of Missouri and Jennifer Sievking, Gary Sievking and Danny Sievking, all of Georgia; other relatives and friends.
    Rosemary’s wish was to be cremated with inurnment in the Steelville Cemetery.  
    A memorial will be held in Republic, Missouri at a later date.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, Missouri.