Leona Christina Rose 1913 - 2006 Wamego
Funeral services for Leona Christina Rose, 92, Wamego, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Campanella-Evans Mortuary in Wamego. Burial will follow in Louisville Cemetery.Mrs. Rose died Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.She was born Sept. 2, 1913, in rural Marshall County, the daughter of Julius and Sadie Fairchild Kenworthy. She attended Wheaton High School.Mrs. Rose was a homemaker and worked with the Sharing Place in Louisville, Kan. She also had been a cook for the school district in Leavenworth County. She was a member of Louisville United Methodist Church.She married Albert Rose on Sept. 9, 1931, in Manhattan. He died Aug. 4, 1983.A son, Jackie Rose, died in 1993, and three grandchildren also died earlier.Survivors include three daughters, Darlene Carbaugh, Basehor, Jean Lorenzo, Bossier City, La., and Joann Zoeller, Junction City; five sons, Delbert Rose, Humboldt, Neb., Jimmy Rose, Havensville, Donald Rose, Louisville, Richard Rose, Lawrence, and David Rose, Lee's Summit, Mo.; two sisters, Eldora McGrath, St. Marys, and Alma Modine, Topeka; 37 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary, where the family will receive them from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday.The family suggests memorials to a charity of the donor's choice, sent in care of the mortuary, P.O. Box 232, Wamego 66547.