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Rose Stevens, 93, of Norweigan Twp, Pottsville area, passed away Monday, May 24 at LVHN Schuylkill East., Pottsville.
Rose was born January 26, 1920, a daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Toba) Kozimer. She was a member of the Church of Saint Patrick, Pottsville. She lived her early years in St. Clair. She attended St. Clair schools and worked in Steranko’s Grocery Store in St. Clair. She was last employed at Schoeneman Beauty Supply. Rose thoroughly enjoyed card games, bingo, and casino’s. She was a fan of the Philadelphia Phillies, Notre Dame and the New England Patriots. She enjoyed watching both men’s and women’s professional golf.
In addition to her parents, Rose was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Stevens, her brother, Frank Kozimer, and a son-in-law Kurt Shellhammer.
Rose is survived by her daughters, Patricia Shellhammer, Pottsville, and Gerri, wife of David Goines Sr., Pottsville. Grandchildren, Scott Goines, MarLin, David Goines Jr., husband of Alison, Pompano Beach, Florida, and Stacey Goines, Schuylkill Haven; Great grandchildren; Karah, Jacob, Logan, Seth, and Cody, and her loyal cat, Minnie. A Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 1, with calling hours from 9:00 to 10:30 am at the Mahal-Ritzel Funeral Home Inc, Minersville
A Catholic Burial Service will follow at 10:30 AM with Reverend Leo Maletz officiating. Interment at Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ruth Steinert SPCA, 18 Wertz Drive, Pine Grove , Pa. 17963 or the charity of your choice.
Mahal-Ritzel Funeral Home Inc., Minersville entrusted with the arrangements