Alice Della Rose, 96, of Newman, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 24 at her residence.
Mrs. Rose was born in Los Banos and was a resident of Newman for 78 years. She was a parishioner at St. Joachim’s Catholic Church in Newman, and a member of the Altar Society, Catholic Daughters and Portuguese Fraternal Society of America.
She enjoyed cooking, crocheting, going to casinos and spending time with family and friends.
Mrs. Rose is survived by her sons, Marvin Rose of Gustine, Melvin Rose of Redding, David Rose of Turlock, Steve Rose of Oregon, and Mannie Rose and Gary Rose, both of Newman; her daughters, Barbara Tosta of Newman, Joyce Murry of Folsom and Shirley Buzbee of Modesto; her caregiver, Ivete Majors, 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Manuel Rose; a son, Richard Rose; and a daughter, Diane Rose.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at Hillview Funeral Chapel, Newman, with a rosary to follow.
A mass of Christian burial will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at St. Joachim’s Catholic Church, Newman. Interment will follow in Hills Ferry Cemetery.
Remembrances may be directed to: TOSCA, P.O. Box 18, Newman 95360; or: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.