James Andrew Rose, 63, of Grand Island, died Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.
To honor his wishes, cremation will take place. All Faiths Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.
Jim was born Jan. 17, 1958, at Hayward, Calif., the son of Gordon and Charlotte (Edwards) Rose.
He was raised in Newark, Calif., and received his education in the Newark Unified School District.
Jim married Deborah Verduzco on Sept. 11, 1976. They moved to Grand Island in 1996.
Jim was employed in several different occupations, including commercial truck driving and sprinkler pipe fabrication.
Hobbies included watching Husker football and old western movies.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Deborah; daughters, Christine Niemann, Elizabeth Rose and Jennifer Lang; grandchildren, Zachary and Ashley Niemann and Brenna and Breckly Lang; and brother, Charles Rose.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father.
Published by The Grand Island Independent on Oct. 13, 2021.