Donna L. Rose


Donna L. Rose, 98, died Friday, Dec. 21, at Valley View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Elkhart.
She was born Oct. 13, 1920, in Wabash to Samuel and Leah (Wood) Hibskind.
On Nov. 30, 1939, she married Norman E. Rose in Wabash. He died Oct. 19, 2005.
Survivors include a son, Thomas (Joyce) Rose, Goshen; a daughter, Jill (Jerry) England, Shakopee, Minnesota; a grandson, Brock (Rose) Rose, Goshen; and a great-granddaughter, Amanda Rose, Goshen.
Along with her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jacquelyn Roberts, two brothers and three sisters.
Donna was a graduate of Wabash High School and member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Goshen. Mrs. Rose was a loving homemaker and worked as a professional seamstress.
Visitation will be Thursday, Dec. 27, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass at St. John's Catholic Church, 114 W. Monroe St., Goshen. Rev. Father John Delaney and Deacon Dave Elchert will officiate.
Burial will take place at West Goshen Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial gifts may be directed to Harbor Light Hospice, 1608 E. Day Road, Mishawaka, 46545.
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Published on December 22, 2018
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