ALDEN - Rose Maynard, 77, of Alden, passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at her home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at the Linn’s Funeral Home Iowa Falls Chapel. A time of visitation will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to services. Memorials may be directed to the family: Rose Maynard memorial c/o Linn’s Funeral Home, 1521 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls, IA 50126.
Rose Ann Lucille Wheaton was born June 4, 1944, in Mendota, Ill. to Day and Mary Alice (O’Gorman) Wheaton. Rose attended school in Putnam County, Ill. through eighth grade and later received her GED in Iowa Falls. In 1975, Rose was united in marriage to Donnie Maynard in Neoga, Ill. She worked at Boyt Manufacturing, Super 8, and McDonald’s. She was a member of Immanuel Memorial UCC in Alden. Rose loved family time, reading her Bible, gospel music, going fishing, her grand dogs, Facebook, Solitaire Grand Harvest, word search puzzles, cross-stitching and sewing.