Rose C. Steward

May 10, 1930 - Aug. 11, 2019

Rose C. Steward, 89, East Sharpsburg and Roaring Spring, died peacefully Sunday morning at Homewood at Martinsburg.

She was born in Stamford, Conn., daughter of the late Bartholmeo and Mary (Sabia) Rosa. On Jan. 15, 1968, she married Richard Alvin Steward and he preceded her in death on May 5, 2002.

Surviving are sister, Catherine Lovello and husband, Leonard, of Stamford, Conn.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son; a daughter; and three brothers: Michael, Anthony and Paul.

Rose was a member of St. Thomas More and St. Patrick Catholic Churches. She was a 1948 graduate of Stamford High School and she also received an associate degree from Norwalk Community College in 1983. Rose retired from the city of Stamford Department of Public Works after 36 years of service.

She enjoyed traveling abroad with her friends and participating in Silver Sneakers at the Garver Memorial YMCA.

Friends will be received from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass to be celebrated Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Father Allen P. Zeth celebrant. Interment will be made in East Sharpsburg Cemetery. Arrangements are by Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Rose’s memory may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or a charity of your choice.