On Oct. 20, 2016, our beloved Rosie passed away peacefully in her sleep after a courageous battle against diabetes and debilitating congestive heart failure. Rosie was blessed with a gift to love unconditionally and unselfishly. Due to the love she exuded, she in turn was loved by many. Her legacy of love will be carried on by those who were influenced by the pure kindness of her heart.
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A celebration of life will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 4, 2016, at Legacy Witzleben Chapel, 1707 South Bragaw Street in Anchorage, Alaska. Rosie was born in San Pedro, Calif., on Jan. 21, 1945. She graduated from Indio High School. Rosie was life partnered with William Wheeler since 1989, and moved to Alaska with him. Rosie worked as a Assistant Manager for Bishop's Attic until her illness forced her to retire. Before that, she worked as a teacher's aide in Riverside, Calif. She enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren.
Rose is survived by her brothers, Robert, Danny and Eddie; sister, Betty; her son, Victor; daughter, Michelle; grandchildren, Dylan, Justice, Victor, Max, Amber, Crystal and Matthew; and two great-grandchildren, Summer and Sonny.
Rose is preceded in death by her parents, Alexandria and Robert Rameriz; sister, Olivia Morales; grandson, Andrew Fierro; and granddaughter, Desiree Fierro.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to
Arrangements entrusted to Legacy Witzleben Chapel. To share words of comfort with the family, please visit www.legacyalaska.com.
Kehl's Legacy Funeral Home
11621 Old Seward Highway
Anchorage, AK 99515
Published in Alaska Dispatch News on Oct. 30, 2016