Mrs. Jeri L. Moberg, 64, of Burlington died at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at her sister's residence.
Born August 23, 1953 in Burlington, she was the daughter of Delbert Milton and Bonnie Jean (Remaly) Diercks. On April 28, 1973 she married Dean Robert Moberg in Burlington. He preceded her in death on February 15, 2016.
Her family moved from Burlington to Bremerton, WA, San Diego, CA, and Charleston, S.C. before returning back to Burlington. She graduated from Burlington High School in 1971.
Jeri held many positions including hairstylist and stay-at-home mom. She was later employed at Winegard and operated an in-home upholstery business before pursuing a Bachelor's of Science degree from Iowa Wesleyan. She graduated Cum Laude in 1992 with a double major in Biology and Chemistry. Jeri then went on to hold the position of Des Moines County Landfill Superintendent including operating all large vehicles. She also was involved in extensive work in quality control for the painting industry. She held a job at GE, which led her to an Associate's degree in Electronic Engineering. She was personnel manager and retired from COBO International after implementing several of her quality control techniques.
Jeri served on the BHS class of 1971 reunion committee, and was a Worthy Advisor for Rainbow Girls. She played violin and was the vocalist in several bands. Along with her husband, she was a member of Fer Sure, Hot Rose and Cross River Alliance, which both children were in the band with Jeri and Dean.
Survivors include one son, Robert Alan (Trisha Marie) Moberg of Burlington; one daughter, Kendra Louise Moberg of Burlington; Three grandchildren, Alexis, Hunter, and Jaiden Stuart, all of Burlington; her mother, Bonnie of Burlington; one brother, Ronald (Donna) Diercks of Burlington; two sisters, Becky Kemp and Amy Jo Martin, both of Burlington; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, father, infant sister, and two nephews, Carl Justin Mundt and Cody Norton.
Jeri's end of life care was given by her three siblings.
Friends may call after noon on Monday, November 6 at Lunning Chapel. Family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Cremation has been accorded.
Memorials have been established for Great River Hospice, Toys for Tots, Shannondale United Church of Christ in Salem, MO.
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