Cleo Marie (Jaeger) Masinda

MASINDA, Cleo Marie (Jaeger), Feb 5, 1917 – Dec 30, 2011. Born February 5, 1917 in Charter Oak, IA. Cleo passed away on December 30, 2011 at 94 years old at Westgate Assisted Living in Omaha, NE, where she had resided the past 4 years. Cleo and her husband, Buster, resided in Texas for 49 years and operated “Buster’s Piece Good Stores” in Denison and Sherman, TX. In 1980 they retired to Murchison and Tyler, TX. Cleo moved to Omaha in 1997 to be closer to family. She is preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Anton G. “Buster” Masinda; her parents, Theodore W. Jaeger and Marie E. Carmichael Jaeger; 2 brothers, Clair and Jack Jaeger; sister, Treva Spompinato; and niece, Sharon Wilson. Cleo is survived by her nieces and nephews: Michael (Carol) Jaeger, Alan (Layle) Spompinato, Sandie (John) Mauro, Pam (Dennis) Ryan and numerous great, great-great, and great-great-great nieces and nephews all of Omaha, NE along with numerous friends in Nebraska and Texas. Aunt Cleo will be dearly missed. Private services and private interment at a later date, at Fairview Cemetery in Denison, Texas. Memorials are recommended to Cleo’s favorite charity, the Nebraska Humane Society, 8929 Fort St., Omaha NE 68134 or online at; or to your favorite charity.

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