Rose Marie Holz "Roe"

Rose Marie Holz "Roe" (nee Yearling) passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007 at her home in West Bend at 83.

She was born July 1, 1924 in Barton to Peter and Anna (nee Knetzke) Yearling.

Roe attended Boltonville Grade School, later attending West Bend High School, graduating in 1942. Roe married the love of her life, Howard, at St. Johnís Church in Random Lake on June 11, 1955. Roe had a passion for music, the arts and gardening, later passing it on to her children and grandchildren. She was the heart of the family, always willing to offer her strength, help and kindness.

Roe is survived by two children, Paula Holz, Janesville, and Bill (Nancy), West Bend; four adoring grandchildren, Lea, Jen-ny, Morgan and Chelsea; three sisters and one brother, Anna Faber, Lee Price, Ruth Hanrahan and Gerald (Eileen) Yearling.

Roe was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 26 years, Howard; one brother, Peter Yearling; one sister, Gertrude Reimer; and four brother-in-laws.

A service in honor of Rose Marie will be held Monday, Aug. 20, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive West Bend, WI 53095) with Rev. Matt Hadley officiating. Family and friends may visit from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m. at the funeral home. A burial committal will take place at the Boltonville Union Ceme-tery in Boltonville at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family (262) 338-2050