Rose Marie Bornschein

January 8, 1946 - February 7, 2014
Rose Marie Bornschein

Rose Marie Bornschein, 68, passed away suddenly Friday, February 07, 2014. Rose Marie was born in Jamaica Queens, New York to the late Mary and Leonard Martello. She was a wonderfully giving woman who volunteered with several organizations including St. Bede Catholic Church, Williamsburg Faith in Action and Avalon.

Rose Marie was the best wife, mother and grandmother, she was an extremely good cook and her passion was spending time with her family.

Rose Marie was preceded in death by her sister Caroline Martello Testa. In July 2012

Left to cherish her memory is her husband Arthur Bornschein Sr., their two sons; Arthur Bornschein Jr. and his wife Cheryl, and Joseph Bornschein, and his wife Susan, and their seven grandchildren who affectionately called her ìMamaî; Alyssa, Devon, Sydni, Bruce, Cole, Will and Matt.

The family will receive friends Monday, February 10, 2014 from 12:00 ñ 2:00 pm and 5:00 ñ 7:00 pm and on Tuesday, February 11th from 5:00 ñ 7:00 pm at Bucktrout Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at St. Bede Catholic Church Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 11:00 am, with a graveside service to follow in Williamsburg Memorial Park.

Memorial donations in the form of contributions may be made to Williamsburg Faith in Action 354 McLaws Circle, Williamsburg, VA 23185.


Wednesday, February 12, 2014
12:00 AM

Saint Bede Catholic Church - Directions
3686 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188


Monday, February 10, 2014
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

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

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  • February 10, 2014
    Kathleen Nolan says:
    It has been my pleasure to have known Rose. Her spirit and energy was a joy to be around. Rose was a dear, kind and faithful woman who will be greatly missed. May Art and her family find comfort knowing that she has been welcomed into the kingdom of God.

  • February 10, 2014
    Susan & Gary Ripple says:
    It was a pleasure knowing such a good person. She approached life with good will and intentions. We were blessed to be in her company at many Kiwanis events.

  • February 10, 2014
    David Haas says:
    May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

  • February 14, 2014
    Pam Blank says:
    My deepest condolences.

  • February 09, 2014
    Marines of the MCNOSC IMA Detachment says:
    Our condolences to the Bornschein family. We are very sorry for your loss.