Rose E. Plotz

Rose E. Plotz of East Troy passed into eternal life Feb. 10, 2006 at home surrounded by her family. Rose was born June 24, 1921 to Edwin and Eva Becker. Rose enjoyed her career as a school nurse for both the East Troy and Mukwonago districts. She was a member of St. James Parish and the Franciscan Order and strove to lead her life following her strong faith and the principles of the Franciscans.

She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Charles; her children, Elizabeth (Robert) Way, Roberta (Robert) Gorman, Charles and Kevin (Denise); grandchildren, Jennifer (Jeffrey) Sarver, Kirsten Way, Arthur Way, Ryan, Karyn, Daniel, Jennifer Evenson, Kevin (Karen) Gorman and Michelle Gorman; sisters, Marie Multauf, Isabelle (Robert)Rademan and Bernadine Bauer; a brother, Joseph (Dorothy) Becker; and her sister-in-law, Bona Dea Becker. She is further survived by many much-loved Godchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Ray (Lily) Becker, Tony (Rose) Becker, Walter Becker, Gene (Mary) Becker, Bernard Becker; brothers-in-law, Gene Multauf and Ronald Bauer; and her grandson, Michael Evenson.

The funeral Mass was Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2006 at St. James Catholic Church in Mukwonago. Visitation was at the church prior to the service. Burial was at St. Peter Catholic Cemetery in East Troy.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or for breast cancer resource.

The family would like to thank all the doctors and staff, particularly Dr. Frederico Sanchez and ProHealth Care for their care and compassion during this difficult time.

Schmidt & Bartelt - Van Valin Funeral Home assisted the family.