Rosie A. Royal
87-year San Pedro resident, died peacefully at home February 26, 2013. Born in San Pedro on March 8, 1925, Rosie was the only child of Spanish immigrants Mariano and Rosa Agudo. Upon graduating from SPHS she worked for the Immigration Service. She met her husband John at Cabrillo Beach. They had two children and celebrated 64 years of marriage. Rosie spent her life being a devoted wife and loving mother. She was the mom who was the PTA President, the Cub Scout leader, the baseball mom in the bleachers. She loved to sing, play the piano, sew, and work in her garden. She worked for 25 years as an accounting clerk for Bavarian Specialty Foods. She enjoyed donating her time to Meals On Wheels for 15 years. She was preceded in death by her son John Jr. and her husband John Sr. Her daughter Linda Smith, son-in-law Brent, grandson Ian and wife Jillian, granddaughter Kimmy will truly miss her. A Funeral Mass will be offered at Holy Trinity Church, Saturday, March 2nd at 10:00 a.m. followed by interment at Green Hills Memorial Park. Please sign the guestbook at mcnerneysmortuary.com and dailybreeze.com.
Published in Daily Breeze on March 1, 2013