Ms. Rachel Jan Chinnock, age 57, a resident of Wheaton, Ill., died Oct. 26, 2013, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1956, in Houston (Bellaire), Texas.|
Rachel moved to Brownsville, Texas, from Houston in 1974. She attended and graduated from Brownsville High School in 1974. She attended Texas Woman's University, University of Texas-Austin, and Pan American University-Brownsville. Although she attended 3 Universities, she graduated in 3 years with High Academic Honors.
She married Alfred Ernesto (Neto) Roser in 1977 and had two children, Shawn Patrick Roser and Meghan Rachel Roser. She was employed at Pan American Bank, Valley Regional Hospital, Roser Customs Service Inc., and Roser & Associates.
She enjoyed gardening, dancing with her dance group, reading, good hearty discussions and watching her children participate in activities. Rachel also loved movies, both at the theater and watching her favorites again and again on VHS and DVD. She loved to talk and laugh with friends.
She is survived by her son, Shawn Patrick (Jill) Roser of Carol Stream; her daughter, Meghan Rachel Roser of Noblesville, Indiana; and three grandchildren, Amelia Julianne (7), Callista Elise (5), and Logan Maverick (8 months).
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dick and Jan Chinnock; and her brother, Keith Chinnock.
A visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 1, 2013, at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton, Illinois 60187, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2013. Interment will be private in Brenham, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (http://www.nationalmssociety.org/donate/), 525 W. Monroe St., Chicago, Illinois 60661.
Family and friends may sign a guest book at hultgrenfh.com. For more information, please call Hultgren Funeral Home at (630) 668-0027.
Published in Brownsville Herald on Oct. 30, 2013