Sam Rose(1925 - 2013)

photoof Indian Wells, California, formerly of Chicago, passed away on July 1, 2013. Born June 3, 1925, in Marquette, MI, "Bud" attended Purdue University during World War II, as part of the V12 program. He subsequently retired as Lt. j.g., U.S. Naval Air Force. Armed with an engineering degree, he settled in Chicago, where he founded and led Rose & Co., Management Consultants for 40 years. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ruth (nee Kosterlitz); his daughter Susan ( Brian James); his grandchildren Jeffrey (Alexis) Rose and Eric (Ashley) Rose; his great-grandchildren Sam and Bodhi Rose; and his sister Elaine Fiffer. A private memorial will be held at a time and place to be announced.

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on July 2, 2013