Rose Marie (Hemme) Watkins(1935 - 2018)

Rose Marie Watkins, of Rolla, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the age of 83.
She was born in Arlington, MO on February 3, 1935 to the late Adrian and Beulah (Vance) Hemme.
On October 29, 1952, she married John Lenox Watkins and they were later blessed with two children. Mr. Watkins preceded her in death on March 1, 2014.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant brother.
Rose worked for Civil Service serving in various administrative and secretarial positions at several different locations depending on where her husband John's military career took them. She retired from Ft. Leonard Wood, MO in 1992 after twenty-two years of service. She enjoyed being an active member of Who's New and You.
She will be greatly missed by her surviving family which includes two children, Diana Marie Watkins, of Rolla and Brian L. Watkins, of St. Louis, MO; numerous cousins, other extended family members and dear friends.
A funeral service for Rose Watkins will be held at 1 pm Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla. Interment will follow in the Carty Cemetery in Dent County, MO. A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service Wed. beginning at 11 am at Null and Son.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the PCRMC Health Care Foundation.
Online condolences may be offered at
All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla.

Funeral Home

Null & Son Funeral Home
1010 Kingshighway Rolla, MO 65401
(573) 364-1200

Published in The Rolla Daily News from May 3 to May 4, 2018