July 4, 1925 – March 20, 2018
A private interment for Ruby Rose Aileen “Jackie” Seals was held March 27 at the Norway Cemetery. The Family of Jackie would like to invite you to a celebration of life at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 14. The celebration will be held at the OSU Extension Building in Myrtle Point, food and desserts will be provided.
Jackie was born July 4 1925, to Walter and Ruby Barklow. Jackie was the fourth of five daughters. She died March 20, 2018 at her sons' home in Gaylord.
Jackie met and married the love of her life, Bearl Seals in 1944. After Bearl served in the United States Marine Corps, Bearl and Jackie purchased a dairy farm in the Myrtle Point area. Jackie helped on the dairy on weekends after working weekdays at Georgia-Pacific as a secretary. Jackie retired at the age of 67. After retirement Jackie enjoyed fishing on the Rogue, steelhead fishing on the Coquille, canning and making candy with Bearl. Jackie was always willing to go on an adventure whether it be with one of her children or grandchildren. Jackie will always be remembered for her love of family, dark chocolate, and of course Maple Nut Ice Cream.
Jackie is survived by her sons, Daniel and wife, Kari Seals, Walt, and wife, Edna, and Bearl Jr. and wife, Joanne; along with 14 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Bearl; sisters, Maxine Hogan, Betty Schroeder, Mary Adams, and Evelyn Breuer; and brother, Walter Barklow.
Arrangements are under the direction of Amling/Schroeder Funeral Service – Myrtle Point Chapel, 541-572-2524.
Online condolences and remembrances may be shared with the family at www.westrumfuneralservice.com.
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