Richard Roso

Richard Roso, recently of Locust Grove, Va., and a native of Waukesha, died at age 81 on Thursday, July 21, 2011, following a brief illness.

He was the beloved husband of Mae L. Postell and dear father of Kathleen Roso of Catonsville, Md., Dianne (Bob) Vickery of Ambler, Pa., Rick Roso of Torrington, Conn., Judy (Sonny) Taub of Berlin, Md., Jeanne (Gary) Snyder of New Hope, Pa., Chris (Mark) Brown of Center Valley, Pa., Tom Roso of Willow Grove, Pa., Tony (Jeannine) Roso of Chalfont, Pa., and Maria (John) Cleverly of Middletown, Md. Mr. Roso was a loving grandfather to Erick Yohe (Laura), Rebecca Yohe (Tony) Staniewicz, Charlotte, Rick, and David Roso, Lee and Troy Taub, Lauren and Kelly Snyder, Rick and Jaclyn Stein, and John, Shane and Megan Cleverly; great-grandfather of Nicholas Staniewicz and Nathan Stein; and the devoted brother of Frank and John Roso, Dolly Gregerson and Katie O’Donnell. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Brothers Albert, Julius and Louis preceded him in death.

Services were private.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Orange County Humane Society, P.O. Box 852, Locust Grove, VA 22508.