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Sunday, June 08, 2014 8:00 PM

Aug. 13, 1925-June 7, 2014

DELPHOS — Betty L. Rose, 88, of Delphos died at 5:20 a.m. Saturday at Vancrest Healthcare Center.

She was born Aug. 13, 1925, in Delphos to Ray “Barney” and Evelyn (Langmeyer) Limbrecht, who preceded her in death.

On July 8, 1950, she married Leonard A. Rose, who also preceded her in death.

Survivors include a son, David A. (Kathy) Rose of Delphos; seven daughters, Joyce Kill, Diane (Dana) Sterling, Ann (David) Moreo and Kimberly (Mike) Fisher of Delphos, Jacqueline (Mike Knippen) Rose of Ottoville, Kay (Todd) Sanders of Dublin and Alison (Robert) Spurlock of Duluth, Georgia; a sister, Alice Grothouse of Delphos; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Ryan Colwell; a son-in-law, Tim Kill; and a sister, Lois Suever.

Mrs. Rose was a mother and homemaker and worked at the Capital Theatre in Delphos, the Cigar Factory, Myers Cleaners and was a Commercial Bank courier. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, VFW Post 3035 Ladies Auxiliary, Eagles Aerie 471 Auxiliary, the Delphos Canal Commission and Right to Life. She enjoyed bingo, bowling, traveling and playing cards. She loved to dance and was a very diverse collector; she would collect almost anything.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Chris Bohnsack officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. today at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where a Parish Wake will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Preferred memorials are to Vancrest or the church or St. John’s Schools.


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