Jerry S. Rose, Sr.

January 19, 2018
Jerry S. Rose, Sr.

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Mr. Jerry S Rose Sr (Papa Rose), of Norge Va died in his home, surrounded by his family on January 19, 2018. He was 76 years old.

After a valiant battle with a long illness, his devotion to his family and his firm belief in God supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Sidney F Rose Sr and Bernice T Rose; his brothers, Sidney Rose, Jr. and James Thomas Rose; and sister, Carolyn Elva Bush. Jerry was blessed with a large and loving family. Jerry is survived by his wife of 51 years, Rosemary Rose (Mama Rose); his 3 children, Jerry S. Rose Jr, Timothy D. (Kimberly D.) Rose, Sharon E. (Daniel D.) Steward; siblings, Nancy (Ronnie) Adams, Janet (Mark) Rogers, Linwood E. Rose, and Bernard L. (Donna) Rose; his 6 grandchildren Jerry S. Rose III, Christopher Daniel Rose, Chelsea Elizabeth Rose, Kody Daniel Rose, Jacob Wayne Rose, Tyler Matthew Rose, and Heather Lynn Markham; and 2 great-grandchildren, Ellie Rose Casanave and Elijah Vlad Casanave.

The family would like to thank Dr. Jeffrey Blanchard for all of the years of outstanding care and friendship.

The family will receive friends on Monday, January 22, 2018, from 6pm – 8pm at Bucktrout Funeral Home. A service will be held on Tuesday,  January 23, 2018 at Christ Community Church, 9001 Richmond Rd W, Toano, VA 23168, at 12pm with burial to follow at Williamsburg Memorial Park.


Tuesday, January 23, 2018
12:00 PM

Christ Community Church - Directions



Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Williamsburg Memorial Park - Directions
130 King William Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23188


Monday, January 22, 2018
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Bucktrout Funeral Home - Directions
4124 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

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  • January 21, 2018
    Lanny Freeland (Nicole's mother) says:
    Papa Rose was an inspiration to all the children he and Mama Rose have kept over the years. My grandchildren loved you very much (Ethan & Arianna). Mama Rose, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

  • January 21, 2018
    Brandy lit a candle:
    Lit since January 21, 2018 at 1:30:21 PM

  • January 21, 2018
    Susan Burrage says:
    Love and prayers to one of the greatest men I know. Thank you Papa Rose for loving my Henry

  • January 21, 2018
    Janet Lickey Kowalchick says:
    Rosemary I am so sorry you have lost your love. My heart goes out to you.

  • January 21, 2018
    Jody martel lit a candle:
    Lit since January 21, 2018 at 1:31:29 PM