March 27, 1934 - August 17, 2013
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 1:00 PM Church of God
Wednesday, August 21 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Church of God
George A. Rose, 79, of Urbana, passed away Saturday, August 17, 2013 in Kettering Medical Center.
He was born March 27, 1934 Whitley County, KY the son of James and Lydia (Bailey) Rose.
George faithfully attended the Church of God in Urbana. He was known to be a very generous man. George loved gardening, golfing, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his daughter, Rhonda L. (Jeff) Cornwell of Monroe, his son, David A. Rose of Urbana, grandchildren, Victoria Rose, Josiah David, Sasha Noelle, Addison Marie and Andrie Miquelle; his brother, Olan (Rosa Lee) Rose of Middletown; sisters, Ila Beichler of Dayton and Sylsie Reeves of Corbin, KY; sister-in-law, Cleo White of Wilmington and Vivian Lacy of Manchester; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Cecie Ridner, Rhea McCormick, Cordia Moore and Ossie Rose; brother-in-law, William White; sister-in-law, Betty Ferguson.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 in the Church of God in Urbana with Rev. David Gammello officiating.
The family will receive friends prior to the service, from 11a.m. to 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Newson Cemetery, St. Paris, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Children’s Life Line, Mission for Haiti, 194 Sunset Dr., Clay City, KY 40312. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com. Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.