William E. Rose

William E. Rose, 91, of Belleville, IL, born Monday, October 8, 1917, in Mount Carmel, IL, died Monday, February 16, 2009 at St Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.

Mr. Rose was a retired accountant for National Oats Company. He attended St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Belleville, IL.

He is preceded in death by:

  • Wife: Bertha B. Rose
  • Parents: William and Rosa nee Maddox Rose
  • Brother: Donald Rose
  • Sisters
    • Hazel Jeffers
    • Dorothy Dothage
    • Rosa Lee Rose
He is survived by:
  • Son: Dennis Rose of Saint Louis, MO
  • Brother: James (Linda) Rose of Lee Summit, MO
  • Sisters
    • Elsie Duncan of St. Ann, MO
    • Beatrice Miller of St. Peters, MO
Memorials: In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the donor's choice.

Visitation: Friends may call from 4-7 P.M., Thursday, February 19, 2009 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Friday, February 20, 2009 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Patton offiicating. A private family graveside service will be held Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.