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Gregory C. Rose

February 4, 1946 - November 7, 2021

Gregory C. Rose, age 75, of Newark, DE, passed away on Sunday, November 7, 2021.

Born in Johnstown, PA on February 4, 1946, he was a son of the late Clyde E. and Mary Agnes (Schrift) Rose. Gregory graduated from Salesianum School in 1964. He worked as an electrician for Chrysler for 43 years, retiring in 2007. Gregory served in the Delaware National Guard and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. In his spare time, Gregory enjoyed working in the garden, traveling, watching NASCAR and the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies. More than anything, he loved his family and any time spent with his grandchildren.

Gregory is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Alicia (Windsor) Rose; children, Sandi Williamson (Rich) of Newark and Stefanie Rose (Andrew) of Bear; grandchildren, Kara, Sebastian, Margaret, and Joe; and great-grandchildren, Charlotte and Scott.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Thursday, November 18, 2021, at St. Margaret of Scotland R.C. Church, 2431 Frazer Rd, Newark, DE, where a Funeral Mass will begin at 11 am. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine per the Governor of Delaware. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Gregory’s memory to Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, 111 W. 11th Street, Suite 3, Wilmington, DE 19801 or online by clicking here.

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  • Dear Alicia, Sandi, Stefanie, and all the Rose Family,

    We are so sorry for your loss and are heartbroken hearing about Greg’s passing. Greg was dearly loved and it was evident by everything you did as a family. Sending condolences and hugs to all of you.

    The Kohans,
    Dave, Daria, Matthew, and Katelyn

  • RIP

  • Alicia I just saw this I am so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

  • Words can’t describe how sad I am that Greg, your husband Lish, Steph & Sandi your Dad, & Cara & Sebastian your Grandfather has passed.

    He’s always and every moment with you all in your hearts.

  • So sorry to hear about Greg’s passing. Sending my condolences to Alicia and all the Rose Family.

  • So very sorry to hear of Greg’s passing. I knew him before he ever married. He had wonderful parents and raised with wonderful values which he passed along to his loving family
    My heart goes out to Alicia and the entire family. He will be truly missed. God be with all of you
    His memory will be in your hearts forever. My prayers are with you.

  • What an awesome man/husband/father/grandfather & friend Greg was. He was a mild mannered soul. He will be missed by all that new him. Sending our love and prayers to Alicia, Sandy & Steph and their families & friends. May you find peace with all your fantastic memories of this special Man.

  • Alicia and Family, I am sorry for your loss of husband, father, and grandparent. He was obviously a loving and well-loved person. I know you have to be blessed with many beautiful memories. Sincerely, Diane D’Angelo

  • Alicia,
    Our most sincere condolences go to you and your family.
    Sue & Lee

  • I’m sorry to hear of Gregory’s passing. I live next door to Clyde, Mary and Gregory in New Castle on Karlyn Dr. Greg was a good guy and had a Chrysler GTX 426 Hemi ✌️