Mary A. Rose
October 14, 1920 - January 14, 2021
Mary A. Rose, age 100, of Newark, DE, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021.
Born in Summerhill, PA on October 14, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Baldwin and Antonia (Wess) Schrift. Mary was a member of St. John/Holy Angels Catholic Parish, where she was a member of the Holy Rosary Society. She also volunteered at the Adult Day Care in Elkton, MD. In her leisure time, Mary enjoyed bowling, reading, and playing cards with friends and family.
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde E. Rose; sister, Olene McKinnon; and brothers-in-law, Herschel Wilson and Ted McKinnon. She is survived by her son, Gregory C. Rose (Alicia) of Newark; sister, Helen Wilson of Summerhill, PA; grandchildren, Sandi Williamson (Rich) of Newark and Stefanie Rose (Andrew) of Bear; and great grandchildren, Kara Jessop and Sebastian Jessop.
Services and interment will be held privately. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary’s memory to St. John/Holy Angels Catholic Parish, 82 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711.