Romeyne “Ro” Noah passed away at the age of 91 on July 13, 2021 at Hope Creek Rehabilitation Center.
Services are 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 19, at First Evangelical Free Church, Moline, with The Rev. Tom Aubrey officiating. Visitation is one hour prior to services. Burial is in Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory, Moline, is entrusted with arrangements. Memorials may be made to the church.
The former Romeyne Jeanette Clauson was born in 1930, to Carl and Mildred (Johnson) Clauson, in Chicago, Illinois. After moving to the Quad Cities at the age of 10, she graduated from Moline High School in 1948. She went on to attend and graduate from the Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing in 1951.
She married JD “Buck” Noah in 1959 in Moline. They lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Omaha, Nebraska, where their daughter, Dianne, was born in 1964. They eventually returned to the Quad Cities in 1967.
She worked as an RN for 50 years for various Doctors and eventually retired from Alcoa in 1995.
She was a faithful member of First Evangelical Free Church in Moline, attending services there for over 65 years. She was a devout Christian who loved reading her Bible and praying for others. She was a loving and selfless person who always cared for others and took care of them in any way she was able. She loved traveling and was fortunate enough to visit all 52 states over the course of her lifetime.
Romeyne was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and spent many days at Wrigley Field in Chicago as a child and watching on TV as an adult. She loved her Whitey’s Ice Cream and was a frequent diner at Village Inn with friends and co-workers.
She is survived by her daughter, Dianne Noah, of Arvada, Colorado; her brother and sister-in-law, Stan and Barb Clauson of Moline; her nephew, Jonathan (Lisa) Clauson and great-nephew, David Clauson of Mt. Dora, Florida; her niece, Lee Hunt and great-niece, Megan Hunt of Texas; Goddaughters, Julie Shutt and Joanne Nelson; and many special friends and extended family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buck Noah, and her parents.
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