Rose Demyan

Rose Demyan, of Ann Arbor, Mich., passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on March 24, 2014.

Rose was born on May 27, 1929, to Roseann and Daniel Hartnett in Scranton, Pa. She graduated from Scranton Technical High School in 1947. She married Cyril Demyan on Jan. 29, 1956, in St. Joseph's Church, Scranton.

She is survived by her devoted husband, Cyril, and their five children, David (Nancy), William, Rosemarie, Margaret (Michael) and Kathryn (Todd). Rose will be greatly missed by her 10 grandchildren, Jason, Cynthia and William Demyan, Rachel, Vincent and Lewis Demyan, Evan and Ben Bruetsch and Michael and Jeff Getty; and her four great-grandchildren, Adam and Ashleigh Demyan, Ryan Winzenz and Jude Getty. Rose is also survived by her siblings, Marion (Richard) Conaboy, Daniel Hartnett, Walter (Shirley) Hartnett and Kathy Abdalla, and all of their wonderful children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Rose's kindness and love will live on in all who knew her.

A private family service and cremation burial was held at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Contributions in her memory may be made in lieu of flowers to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Chapel Fund, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, 5301 McAuley Drive, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, 734-712-3456.

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 28, 2014