ST. ALBANS — Rose Row LaRochelle passed away on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014. She was born March 19,1926 to the late Abram and Clara Row. Rose was the widow of Maurice Gilman LaRochelle. They were married 56 years. She leaves six children and their spouses, Maureen Estus and husband, Will, Claire and George Pelkey, Donna LaRochelle Clark, Theresa and Phil Remillard, Howard and Penny LaRochelle, Kevin LaRochelle, and Irene Mason. She leaves 11 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She was recently visited by a special granddaughter from Florida, Robyn Swan Reardon. It was a wonderful time for Grandma.
Another grand daughter Theanna and her daughter Chloe brought Meme lots of joy. Rose was a devout Jehovah Witness for 34 years of her life. She truly believed in spreading the word of Jehovah. Rose leaves many friends in the Truth, her closest and cherished, Vicki and Roland Murray, who have been by her side for many years.
Rose was predeceased by her beautiful grand daughter Serena LaRochelle, her son-in-law Les Clark (Manny Rowe of Milton, Vt.) and their sister Ruthie.
Sunday, Dec. 21 at 3 p.m. a service for Rose will be held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness on the Swanton Road in St. Albans.