Mildred J. "Millie" Rose, 79, of rural Arlington, Ohio died at 7:28 P.M. Friday, February 19, 2010 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay, Ohio. Millie was born on August 25, 1930 in Liberty Township, Hancock County, Ohio to John and Pauline (Leader) Payne.
Millie married Junior S. Rose on April 26, 1948 and he preceded her in death on July 29, 1991. She is survived by her son Johnny S. (Glenda) Rose, rural Arlington, OH; three grandchildren, Emily Jean Wilson, rural Arlington, Johnny S. (Stephanie) Rose II, North Baltimore, OH and Anthony G. (Shelly) Rose, Rawson, OH; great grandchildren, Dustin J. Rose, Caitlyn M. Tillman, McKenzie L. Beard, Makendra L. Wilson, Sarah K. Wilson, Haddan M. Rose, Joseph T. Rose, Ava M. Wilson, Kaylee A.C. Rose, Ivanna S.L. Rose and Chloe Rose and three sisters, Donna (Louis) Rose, Findlay, Irene Bassett, Hicksville, OH and Doris Boise, Fostoria. She was preceded in death by a great grandson, Jacob Rose and siblings, Kenneth Payne, Kathryn Payne, Geneva Newell, Virginia Harden, Martha Jordan and Gerald Payne.
Millie had been formerly employed at Kuss Corp, Findlay.
A funeral service will begin at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, February 25, 2010 at the Pentecostal Church of God, Gilboa, Ohio with Pastor George Jarrell officiating. Burial will follow in Wingston Cemetery, Liberty Township, Wood County, Ohio. Visitation hours are 2-8 P.M. Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at the Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Bridge Home Health and Hospice, 15100 Birchaven Lane; Findlay, OH 45840. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.