Rhea Dawn Rose, 83, of Bellaire, OH passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 13, 2022 at Forest Hills in St. Clairsville, OH with her husband by her side.
She was born on March 6, 1939 in Linton, Indiana a daughter of the late William Estel and Naomi (Strosnider) Sparks.
In addition to her mother and father, she is preceded in death by her sons; Tony Rose, Mike Rose, Mark Rose, brother; Richard Sparks, and grandson; Mark Rose Jr.
Rhea is survived by her loving husband, Paul Rose; Daughter-in-law, Lisa Rose; Five grandchildren, Chad Rose, Tyler (Shayla Robinson) Rose, Michael Rose, Meghan (Ben) Jackson, Marissa Rose; Five great grandchildren Ava Rose, Aleah Rose, Axton Rose, Kamden Rose, Alania Jackson; and special friend, Rosie.
The family wishes to express sincere gratitude to the staff at Forest Hills for their exceptional kindness and care of Rhea.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 441 37th St. Bellaire, OH 43906 on Tuesday March 15, 2022 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm. There will be a Funeral Mass at the St. John Catholic Church, Bellaire, OH 11:00 am with Fr. Dan Heusel officiating on Wednesday March 16, 2022 . Private interment will be at the convenience of the family.