Celia Jeanne Draper Obituary

Date of Birth:

Saturday, August 10th, 1935

Date of Death:

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

Funeral Home:


Jeanne, 77, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away Aug. 10, 2013 with her loved ones around her. She was born Aug. 27, 1935 in Ogden, Utah, daughter of H. Ray and Edith Bush. Jeanne graduated from UNR, with a teaching degree in Elementary and Special Education. She taught for 30 years in various schools, in the Elementary and Special Education Program. She served faithfully in leadership positions in the LDS church, as well as served a full time mission with her husband in 1990 in Peoria, Illinois, serving in Hannibal, Missouri. She had a great love for her family, friends and all the children she taught. She was preceded in death by Sheleigh Draper and is survived by her husband, Dale, her 4 children, Kevin, Chris, Dawn and Kyle and their spouses Moana, Patricia, John and Roni. She has 46 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren. She will be truly missed and will always be in our hearts. The services will be held Saturday, Aug. 17 at the LDS church located at 2955 Rock Blvd. Sparks, NV 89431. The service will be at 12:00pm, followed by the graveside service at Mountain View Cemetery in Reno.

Celia Jeanne Draper
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