Rose, Robert E.
Owego, New York: Robert E. Rose, 85, passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Bob was predeceased by his wife, June (Peck) Rose. He is survived by his children and their spouses, Stuart and Carolyn Rose, JoEllen Rose and Paul Phillips, Kimberlee Rose and William Herbst, Michaeline Rose, Darren and Jennifer Rose, Joshua Rose and Madonna Aveni, Justin and Yakima Rose; 14 grandchildren; three great grandchildren. Bob retired from the U.S. Navy as a Command Master Chief after 44 years of service. He also retired from IBM and was a very active member of the VFW Post #1371 and St. Patrick's Church. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church. Burial will follow in the Parish Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday Evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, 15 Park St., Owego, NY 13827. Memorial contributions may be made to the VFW Post #1371 Building Fund, 207 Main Street, Owego, NY 13827. Condolences may be made to the Rose Family at www.emfaheyfuneralhome.com
Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from July 8 to July 10, 2013