Rose Josephine Christiansen was born in 1930. She was born a devoted child of Christ and was raised a devoted Catholic. Rose was the only child of Rose and Charles. She was an incredible, outgoing, and outspoken woman with the heart of a lioness. She had an undying admiration of the musical arts, and was enrolled in a musical arts school where she graduated with her musical bachelor’s degree.
Rose was born and raised in New York but had traveled all across America. Rose is a mother of five boys, but only one survived his birth. She had a laughter that filled the room with love and joy, and her smile was very contagious. Her courageous soul knew no bounds, and her strength was unmatched. Even in her final hours, Rose fought with everything she had. She was an unforgettable soul, to know here was to love her.
Rose went home with Christ on May 27, 2021. She is survived by her son Michael, his wife Wendy and children Rachael, Michael Jr., April, Tiffany, Samuel, and Stanley. Rose was also survived by her great-grandchildren; Bryan, Sarah-Lynn, Lynneigh, Willow, Alexandria, Collin, Zander, Isabella-Rose, Jensen, and Justice.
It goes without saying that Rose was very loved by her family, She will be sorely missed.