Rose M. Rosebrock
August 2, 1936 - March 23, 2023
Rose Marie Rosebrock, 86 of Hamler, Ohio went to join her husband, Clarence on Thursday, March 23, 2023.
She was born in the Toledo area, August 2, 1936 to William Amos Powers and Edrie Pauline Sweeney.
In 1940 her family moved to Michigan in the Battle Creek area. She graduated from Marshall High School in 1954.
She married Lenard Ganey in 1955 and was later divorced.
In 1957 she returned to Ohio and settled in McClure near family.
She worked at Campbell Soup Company for over 30 years and the U.S. Postal Service for 15 years.
In 1970 she married Clarence Rosebrock, the love of her life and they enjoyed nearly 49 years together before he passed.
Over the years she volunteered for the Home Society at Henry County Home serving as Treasurer; Ohio Reads at Malinta School, Hospice and Hamler Friends of the Library as Secretary.
She was a member of Harvest Fellowship Church helping in many ways including Treasurer for 27 years.
She enjoyed traveling the U.S. with her husband and helping him build and upkeep the family's Centennial Farm. For many years she had penpals around the world and she sent over 100 Christmas cards and special occasions cards to family and friends each year.
She is survived by sons, Lenard (Karen) Ganey; Benjamin (Celeste) Ganey and daughter, Tammera (Jim) Rhoades; step daughter, Carol (Steve) Zachrich; step sons, Steve (Sue) Rosebrock and Thomas (Bonnie) Rosebrock; 17 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 9 great great grandchildren; brother, Douglas Whitmore and sister, Martha Jo (Ray) Patterson.
She was also preceded in death by 3 great grandchildren, Chase Rosebrock; Aamber Peugh and Violet Rose and four brothers, Donald, John, Malcolm and Howard "Bud" Whitmore.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday at Harvest Fellowship Church, Hamler with Pastor James Erven officiating. Graveside services will follow in Marion Township Cemetery, Hamler.
Visitation will be from 2-7 p.m. on Sunday at Feehan-Rodenberger Funeral Home, Deshler and from 10-11 a.m., Monday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to LifeWise Academy at Patrick Henry High School or Harvest Fellowship Church.
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LifeWise Academy @ Patrick Henry High School
6900 State Route 18, Hamler OH 43524
Harvest Fellowship Church
F-288 State Route 109, Hamler OH 43524