Rose A. Erickson, Janesville, WI,(1922-2014)
December 10, 1922 - June 28, 2014
Rose A. Erickson, age 91, of Janesville, died Saturday, June 28, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Nursing Home. She was born on Dec. 10, 1922, in Janesville, the daughter of James and Josephine (Carroccio) Rabiola. A Janesville resident all her life, she married Laverne C. Erickson on Nov. 28, 1953, in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Janesville. He died Dec. 9, 2002. Rose was employed at the Parker Pen Company for 39 years, retiring on March 11, 1981. She was a member of St. William Catholic Church.
Rose is survived by her sister-in-law, June Rabiola; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Laverne; sister, Mary; and five brothers: Charles, Joseph, Frances, John, and Concetto Rabiola.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at ST. WILLIAM CATHOLIC CHURCH, Janesville, with Fr. John Auby presiding. Friends may call on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the CHURCH. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Janesville, is assisting the family. For online obituary and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com
“The family would like to extend a special thank you to the sisters and staff at St. Elizabeth Nursing Home for their care and prayers, and all of Rose's friends that visited her.”