Jeannette Piagentini Obituary

Jeannette  Piagentini
Jeannette Piagentini
Jeannette Piagentini

May 22, 1936 - May 12, 2006
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Mrs. Jeannette "Jerry" Piagentini (Reese), 69, left this life peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Friday, May 12, 2006.

Jerry was born May 22, 1936 in Des Moines, IA. She graduated from East High School in 1954. She was united in marriage to Delmo "Del" Piagentini in 1954. Together they had five children.

She was a homemaker and also worked in the family business, Associated Engineering Company of Iowa. She enjoyed baking, flower gardening, crocheting and also an avid reader. Her main joy in life was her family and home.

She was preceded in death by her parents Gertrude and D. Earl Reese; and one brother David E. "Buster" Reese, Jr.

She is survived by her husband Delmo "Del" Piagentini and her five children; daughters Rhonda (John) Marshall of Pleasant Hill, Theresa "Terry" (Jeff) Daly of Scottsdale, AZ, Delana (Mike) Ross of Indianapolis, IN; two sons Victor (Jill) Piagentini of Johnston, IA and Vincent (Jody) Piagentini of Des Moines, IA; 10 grandchildren, one grand son-in-law; and one great granddaughter. She is also survived by her sister Shirley (Roger) Williams; brother, Ernie Reese; sister-in-law Madeline Reese; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2006 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church with burial at Glendale Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be held at Dunn's Funeral Home on Monday, May 15, 2006 from 5 to 7 p.m.; a rosary will follow at 7 p.m.





Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Monday, May 15, 2006
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Tuesday, May 16, 2006