Iris Mary Yeager, 91, of Rockwall for eight years, passed away April 30, 2016.
She was born June 23, 1924, in Arcadia, Wis., to Michael and Clara (Zeller) Abts. Iris was a registered nurse at Health Hospital in Pasadena, Texas, where they resided for more than 30 years before moving to Rockwall. Here she became a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.
She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Richard G. Yeager; sons Rick Yeager and wife Brenda and Jerry Yeager; grandsons Ben Yeager and wife Leah, Mathew Yeager and wife Andrea, David Yeager and wife Kirsten, Jonathan Yeager and wife Brittany and Tim Yeager and wife Sydney; and great-grandchildren Tyler, Ava, Ava M., Giovanna M., Liv, Gunnar, Ellie Iris and Charlotte.
She was preceded in death by her twin sister, Irene, and eight other siblings.
Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 6, at Rest Haven Funeral Home - Rockwall Chapel with Father James Joseph officiating.
Published on May 5, 2016