|Frances F. "Faye" Taber|
|November 18, 1941 - January 01, 2012|
|Rock Island, Illinois|
|Memorial Service: 11 am, Thursday, January 05, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island, IL|
|Visitation: 9:30 am to 11 am, Thursday, January 05, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island, IL|
|Interment: January 05, 2012 at Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery |
|Frances F. “Faye” Taber, 70, of Rock Island, died Sunday, January 1, 2012 at Trinity Medical Center, Rock Island. Services for Ms. Taber will be 11 am Thursday at the Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030-7th Avenue, Rock Island. Visitation will be from 9:30 am until the time of the service at the funeral home on Thursday. Inurnment will be in the Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Quad Cities Animal Welfare Shelter, Milan. |
Frances Faye Ogden was born on November 18, 1941 in Alexandria, Virginia, the daughter of Ursal Ogden and Beatrice (Farwell) Ogden. She married Ronald C. Taber in
October of 1963 in Rock Island. Faye worked as a Contract Specialist in the Procurement Office at the Rock Island Arsenal for over 30 years. She retired from government service in 2007. Faye was an avid bridge player and enjoyed going to movies and to the theater. She especially enjoyed spending time with her two granddaughters.
Survivors include her children, Erik (Karen) Taber, North Liberty, Iowa, Stephanie (Tim) Minich, Whitmore Lake, Michigan; granddaughters, Erin and Rachel Taber; step sister, Barb (Tom) Lawless; step brother, Alan (Robyn) Jensen; a step brother in law, Dave Unger; and her cat, “Tiger”.
Faye was preceded in death by her parents; step father, Merlin “Bud” Jensen; and a step sister, Carolyn Unger. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.wheelanpressly.com
Faye was a true friend. We worked together for many years at the RIA. We kept in touch after retirement and I will miss her tremendously. Rest in peace, Faye.
-- Dick Brandenburg
Eric and Karen and Family,
So sorry to hear of your loss. may God be with you in this time of loss.
With deep Sympathy. patty
-- Patty Green
Erik, Karen, Erin and Rachel: Our deepest condolences on your loss. Please know you remain in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you. Love, Jim and Linda Koss
-- Jim and Linda Koss
Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Steph! Mike & Shawna Kraft
-- Shawna Kraft
I worked with or near Faye at the Arsenal and always enjoyed my time spent with her. My sympathy to all the family.
-- Karen Davidson
Dear Erik & Stephanie, I am so very sorry for the loss of your mother. She was a very good friend and will always have a special place in my heart.
Love, Nancy Garrett Vess
-- Nancy Vess
Faye was a great traveling companion when we went on govn't trips -- especially Germany. She was a great contract specialist and all who worked with Faye will miss her.
-- Donna White
I was a childhood friend of your mother; she was in my heart and conversation over this Thanksgiving holiday, Very sad to find her memorial and would like to extend my most sincere condolences to the family. I have earl teen photos of Faye that I could share if you are interested.
-- Vicki Hermann Towles