Rose Rome

Rose Rome (nee Rolek), 97, died peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in the loving presence of her daughter, Lorraine, and son-in-law, Michael.

She was predeceased by her husband, Frank (Reynolds); her son, Frank; her brother, Frank Rolek; and her sister, Camille Stanis.

Rose is survived by her sister, Catharine Cislo; daughter, Lorraine, son-in-law, Michael Payonk, niece, Camille Stanis, and daughter-in-law Annemarie; grandchildren Neil, Nick, Roseann and Karen; and great-grandchildren, Seraphina, Sebastien, Nina, Nico and Race.

Rose attended Sacred Heart of Jesus and Dupont schools.

Rose loved life and traveling. She was a member of the Altar and Rosary Society and secretary for the Polish Women's Alliance. She also enjoyed organizing trips to the Atlantic City casinos. She remained a longtime resident of Dupont and continued membership in the Sacred Heart Church.

Rose's life will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Sacred Heart Church, Dupont. There will be a friends' reception beginning at 9:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Sacred Heart Church Building Fund.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Nov. 6, 2013