Ms. Rosalie V. Smagghe, 75, of Homosassa, Fla., died Tuesday, April 30, 2013 in Crystal River. She was born Feb. 24, 1938, in Detroit, Mich., daughter of the late Charles C. and Philomena L. (Raymaekers) Vinckevleugel. She worked as a secretary for Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich., and retired from Warren Consolidated schools in Michigan. She moved to Homosassa, Florida from Warren, Mich., in 1993 and served as secretary for the Forest View Estates Homeowners Association. Her hobbies included reading, gardening flowers and traveling. Ms. Smagghe was a member of St. Benedicts Catholic Church, Crystal River.
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Ms. Smagghe was preceded in death by her parents and son in law, Harry Hawthorne. Survivors include son, Frank R. Smagghe of Homosassa; daughter, Linda Hawthorne of East Pointe, Mich.; former husband, Frank O. Smagghe of Roseville, Mich.; granddaughter, Shannon and her husband Mark Panetta; and great-granddaughter, Rachel.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com. Arrangements by the Homosassa Chapel of Hooper Funeral Home & Crematory.
Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory
8495 W Grover Cleveland Blvd
Homosassa, FL 34446
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on May 7, 2013