Peter Rose, 78

Jun 25, 2018

Peter F. Rose, 78, of Marion, died June 25 at home. He was the husband of Judith “Judy” (Barros) Rose. He was born in Wareham and lived in Marion for the rest of his life. He was the son of the late Frank and Matilda (Pires) Rose.

He attended the Sippican School.

Mr. Rose worked for the Laborer’s Union, Local 385 for 23 years and later for Local 4 for 26 years before retiring.

He was a member of the Marion Social Club since 1981.

He loved Foxwoods, golf, swimming, scratch tickets, being with family and friends and watching the Patriot’s games.

Survivors include his widow, Judith “Judy” (Barros) Rose; three sons, Peter Rose and his wife Sherry of New Bedford, Brian Rose and his girlfriend, Judith Rosa of Rhode Island and Bruce Rose and his wife Shannon of Wareham; a brother, Robert Rose, and his wife Melody of New Bedford; five grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by three sisters, Marcia Monteiro, Patricia Gomes and Elizabeth Gilbert and three brothers, Wayne Rose, David Rose and Ronald Rose.

His funeral will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, June 29, from the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Highway, Wareham, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick’s Church, 82 High St., Wareham. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Marion.

Visiting hours are from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

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