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“So sorry to hear of Mayr's Passing. My Sympathy to you. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Greg Naftzger

“We want you all to know we extend our sympathy to you. So sorry we didn't make it to visitation or the funeral--We didn't know of her passing---She...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Morrie (Pat) Bronkema - Forreston, IL

“I'm so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She was always so nice to me when I'd often run into her at the grocery store. Bud...Janice...pat and sandy...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jody hardy - Clinton, IA - Cousin

“You have my sympathy on the passing of your Mother ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Joyce Ottens Hook

“Pat and family, Thinking of all of you at this difficult time. My deepest sympathy and prayers for all of you. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Melinda Kramer - Fulton, IL

“My sympathy to your families. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Kris Jones Phillips

“Bud and family, We are so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Our prayers are with you in this trying time. She was a nice lady and will now be...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Allan & Barb Buikema - Fulton, IL

“Prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sandy & Bob Foster - Fulton, IL

“Janice, Pat, Sandy, and Bud, I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I have not seen any of you for many years but I still have memories of...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Frances Blount - Findlay, IL

“Jan and family I am so sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed visiting with you all and your mom when I worked at Eagle Point. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Kelley McCusker - Pasadena, MD

“Jan sorry to hear of your lost you will be in our thoughts and prayers. Just think of all the good time you and your mom had over the years. Tom Vic...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: The Phelans

“Pat and family Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of loss. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: renee steeg - morrisom, IL

“Thinking of you, Jan & John. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne & Lynda Endress - MORRISON, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you!!! ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Randy & Donna Reed


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Mary E. Rose, age 90, of Clinton formally of Fulton, died Friday, March 01, 2013 at Eagle Point Nursing Home and Rehab.

Mary was born November 26, 1922, in Fulton, the daughter of George W. and Dianne (Kopenga) Stanger. She worked at the Toy Factory, Fulton Public Schools, cleaned private homes all in Fulton, General Electric in Morrison, Greeks Candy Kitchen, and Bennett Box and Climax all of Clinton. Mary was a member of the Fulton Presbyterian Church, and Fulton American Legion Auxiliary. Mary married Henry Rose on March 17, 1941 in Camanche, IA and they later divorced. She lived in Chicago, Fulton, Spring Valley, and Thomson before moving to Eagle Point Nursing and Rehab in October 2006.

Survivors include three daughters, Pat (Carl Hamm) Johnston of Fulton, Janice (John) Bogart of Fulton, and Sandra Rose of Clinton, one son, Henry "Bud" Rose of Fulton, 9 grandchildren 4 step grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 15 step great grandchildren, many great great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Kathy Jean in infancy, two sisters, Katherine Hamm and Margaret Stanger, one granddaughter, Abby Anderson, and one special friend, Allen Pessman.

Visitation will be from 10-11 AM Monday, March 4, 2013 at McDonald Funeral Home in Fulton, 1601 16th Avenue. Funeral service will be Monday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Fulton Township Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.