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Jacqueline Arnold Pirtle

VisitationSunday, July 9, 2017 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home

ServiceMonday, July 10, 2017 at 10:00 at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, MO 65270

Biography

Jacqueline Arnold Pirtle, 68, of Moberly, passed away at Meadow Ridge Estates on May 11, 2017.  Jacque was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa on July 30, 1948, to Verle Arnold and Alice (Peggy) Maxwell Arnold.

She was united in marriage to Jerry Pirtle in October of 1968 in Bloomfield, Iowa.  She and Jerry moved to Moberly in 1972.  Jacque was a graduate of Truman State University with a Masters Degree of Accountancy.  She worked as a comptroller for Mr. Floyd Riley for many years before her retirement.

Jacque and Jerry loved to travel and spent many months a year in Colorado. They visited over 43 countries, including multiple trips to Germany, where they lived while Jerry was stationed in the Army.  In her free time, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends, reading and quilting.

Jacque was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband Jerry, daughters Rhonda Wright and Peggy Taylor both of Colorado; grandchildren Ashley Wright Peterson and husband Andrew; and Megan Wright all of Colorado; brothers John, Gene and Jeff Arnold and their families.

A memorial service celebrating Jacque’s life will be held Monday, July 10, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.  A memorial visitation has been scheduled for Sunday, July 9, 2017, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home.

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  • Jerry, just a note to tell you how very sorry we were to hear about Jackie. Please know all of you have been in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless. With Sincerest Sympathy, John and Diane DavisJuly 9, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
  • So sorry to the Arnold and Pirtle families.July 8, 2017, 4:23 a.m.
  • To Jerry and to John and your families: I remember Jacque's beautiful smile. It may be gone from the world, but I can still feel its warmth. Much love, Linda Ellenberger Boatman.July 6, 2017, 2:35 a.m.
  • This is such sad news, Jerry. I remember the fun we had catching up at our reunion 2 years ago. So glad I had the chance to visit with you and Jacque then. So sorry, my friend. Sue Ann & Steve PeckJuly 6, 2017, 1:00 a.m.
  • I'm so sorry to hear this Jerry. John Brown July 5, 2017, 8:20 a.m.

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