Rose M. Kaulfers, 85, of Lecanto, Fla., passed away May 8, 2013, under the loving care of her family and hospice of Citrus County. She moved to the area in 1989 from Linden, N.J., was a retired crossing guard and was a member of St. Scholastica Catholic Church in Lecanto.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry W. Kaulfers in 2012; siblings, Louis Nawrocki, Richard Nawrocki, Evelyn Jacobs and Theresa Nawrocki. Rose is survived by four children, Kathy Gyurisin of Fords, N.J., William Kaulfers of Hopelawn, N.J., JoAnne Gazzo of North Brunswick, N.J., and Sharon Walker of Lecanto; sister, Roberta Malejko; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Local arrangements are under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto. Services and burial will be in New Jersey. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Citrus County.