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1/19/2017 5:00:00 AM
Jacquelynn Belman Wiersema
Dec. 6, 1955 - Jan. 16, 2017
Jacquelynn Wiersema
Jacquelynn Wiersema

Jacquelynn Belman Wiersema, 61, Rochester, formerly of Silvis, Ill., passed away Jan. 16, 2017, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.

A funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Silvis, Ill. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday with a rosary at 4 p.m. at Schroder Mortuary in Silvis, Ill. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Jacqui was born Dec. 6, 1955, in Moline, Ill., the first child of Jess H. and Cleo O. Hernandez Belman. She married Dennis Wiersema on Dec. 30, 1977, in East Moline, Ill. Jacqui moved to Rochester in 2003. She worked and retired from Sears Distribution Parts Center with more than 15 years of service. She was a member of the Blacktop Cruisers car club in Rochester and enjoyed hiking and traveling. She loved her dogs and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.

Survivors include her companion of 22 years, Arnold E. (Sonny) Powell Jr; stepchildren Dawn Wiersema and Donnie Wiersema; siblings Denise Shearer, Christopher Belman, Mark (Linda) Belman, Robert (Julie) Belman, Loretta (Paul) Blieu and Eric (Laurie) Belman; nieces and nephews Thomas Shearer, Zachary Belman, Brett Hart, Michael Belman, Sarah Belman, Jessica (Matt) Shannon, Jaime Kelley, Jillian Belman, Sophie Belman, Jennifer Blieu and Catherine Blieu; and a great-niece, Kayleigh.

Jacqui was preceded in death by her parents.

Local arrangements are handled by Good Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to her family at or

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