Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Theodate Johnson Rose (November 15, 2015)

Theodate Johnson Rose, age 89 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 7:45 P.M. Sunday November 15, 2015 after a fall eight days prior. She was born on August 27, 1926 in Swampscott, MA. and daughter of the late Thomas and Katherine (Gilbert) Johnson. Theodate lived in New York, New Jersey, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida and Ohio with her late husband Philip F. Rose who passed away October 23, 2011.

Theodate was a buyer for Lord & Taylor, Arnold Constable and RH Macy in New York City. She was active in many civic organizations including a Cub Scout Den Mother, Newtown, CT. Garden Club, Council on Aging and Riversite Theatre of Vero Beach, FL.

In addition to her parents, and husband she was preceded in death by a grandson Morgan Thomas Rose and sisters Patricia Morgan and Katherine Wolfe.

Theodate is survived by son Thomas P. Rose of Key West and his daughter Alison (Brian) Hagerman of Bozeman, MT; son Paul (Loraine) Rose of Greenville and their children Andrea (Brendan) Weigand of Phillipsburg, Ohio, Thomas (Katherine) Rose of St. Louis, MO and four great grandchildren Benjamin and Eva Weigand and Brinley and Wyatt Hagerman. Also her brother Thomas Johnson III of Brookline, MA.

There will be no services or receiving of friends.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests Memorial Contributions be given to Brookdale Hospice of Greenville, Ohio.

Funeral arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.

Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com