Kathleen Ann Rose, 71, of Midland, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, after a long term illness at Tendercare Midland. Kathleen Ann was born Oct. 18, 1942 in Gladwin, the daughter of the late John "Jack" and Josephine (Knisley) Rose. Kathy was a 1960 graduate of Beaverton High School and was retired from General Motors
Kathy was a strong Christian and held her faith until her passing. Kathy loved animals and helping other people. Kathy was surrounded by caring neighbors, longtime friends, loving family members and special aunt, Bernice Tyndall. She will be greatly missed.
Kathy was preceded in death by two brothers, John Rose and Robert Rose; and sister, Phylis Stoddard. Her wishes were to be cremated.
A memorial service will be held May 6, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Whiting Forest, 2303 Eastman Ave., Midland. The family will receive friends before and after the service, from 1-4 p.m.
Those considering an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial contributions to
, Midland Humane Society or Family Life Radio. To sign online guestbook visit www.cremationsocietymidmi.com