Barbara J. Reckers, 57, of Keithsburg, Illinois died Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Genesis Medical Center East Campus, Davenport, Iowa. Services are Wednesday, March 18 th at 4:00 p.m., with visitation from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., at Keithsburg First Christian Church. Following the service, the family invites all to stay for a time of food and shared memories. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is handling arrangements.
Barbara Jean was born August 2, 1957 in Dallas, Texas a daughter of Charles and Gladys Montford Gardiner. She married Jimmy Reckers on March 27, 1992 in El Paso, Texas. For most of her life, she was a house wife. Barbara was a collector and enjoyed going to yard sales.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Reckers, Keithsburg, IL; children, Michelle Blaszczyk, Cambridge, IL, Ted “David” Johnson, Keithsburg, IL, Mike Reckers, Davenport, IA, Charles Myers, Aledo, IL, Walter Dickson, El Paso, TX and Melissa Ford, Aledo, IL; 10 grandchildren; mother, Gladys Gardiner, El Paso, TX and siblings, Ruth Copeland, Michigan; Elizabeth Duggard, Rose Ruleford, Pat Gardiner and John Gardiner, all of El Paso, TX.
She was preceded in death by her father and brother, David Gardiner.
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