Rosemary E. ‘Rose’ Eby, 68, of Lewistown, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at Ohesson Manor.
Born November 14, 1952, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Mary (Richardson) Louder.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by; siblings, Clyde ‘Mort’ Baker, Greg Baker, Alonza “Pete’ Baker, Ronald ‘Duke’ Baker, and William Louder.
She is survived by; children, Christine L. Ritter and husband, Harry, of McClure, Phillip R. Casner and companion, Heidi Bagrosky, of Lewistown, and a special second daughter, Carrie Riley ‘The Good Kid’, of Burnham; six grandchildren, Zane O’Neill, Cody Ritter, Tye Ritter, Kendall Nace, Taylor Casner, and Courtney Casner; two great-grandchildren, Remy Stewart and Abel O’Neill; siblings, Bonnie Nicodemus and husband, Don, of Lewistown, Imogene Ciccolini, Burnham, and Richard Louder, of Granville.
Rosemary worked at Scottie’s Fashions, R&S grocery store, and lastly a CNA at Malta Home where she later retired.
She was a 1970 Penn Highlands High School graduate.
Rosemary was a lifetime member of the Owl’s Club in Lewistown.
She enjoyed spending time with family, especially her grandchildren, camping earlier in life, and an occasional mean Rum n ’Coke. She was a whiz at budgeting and was always there for a friend who needed to ‘borrow from an envelope’.
The family would like to extend their sincere thoughts and heartfelt thanks to the staff at Ohesson Manor and UPMC Hospice for their loving care and compassion.
A receiving of friends will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, March 5, 2021, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with a memorial service to follow at 8 p.m., with Pastor Randy Traxler officiating.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., on Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Lind Memorial Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Rosemary’s memory to Rescue Our Furry Friends, P.O. Box 6, Lewistown, PA 17044.
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