Funeral services for Mr. Elwood T. “Bud” Rose, age 75, of Huntsville, Texas, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008, at Huntsville Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dennis Graham officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Mr. Rose passed away on Dec. 23, 2008, at a Conroe hospital.
Elwood Truman Rose was born Feb. 3, 1933, in La Porte, Ind., to Earl Truman Rose and Marjorie Sass Rose. Elwood was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Elwood loved fishing, camping, and had a green thumb when it came to gardening. Mr. Rose was preceded in death by his daughter April Rose in 1971.
Mr. Rose is survived by his wife of 53 years, Bevra Flagg Rose; son, Edward Rose of Huntsville; son and daughter-in-law, Nile and Yolanda Rose of Mishwaka, Ind.; son, Perry Rose of Charleston, S.C.; sister, Shirley Stoligrosz of Michigan City Ind., and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial condolences may be made to the family at www.mem.com.
Services are under the direction of Huntsville Funeral Home.