Monday, July 26, 2010
Rose M. Henry
Rose M. Henry (nee: Medaglia), 88, passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2010 at her
Rose was born on July 23, 1922 in Lorain, OH
to her parents, John and Anna M (nee:Greco) Medaglia.
Rose graduated from Lorain High School
in 1942 and attended several universities taking numerous business classes. She
returned to Lorain
and worked for Sears, Roebuck & Co. starting as a secretary and working her
way to the top, supervising 12 departments. She worked for St. Joseph Hospital
as an X-Ray Technician, St. Lukes Hospital as supervisor of accounting, Huron,
Erie and Lorain
Metropolitan Housing Authority as a financial director retiring in 1992 after
25 years of service. She moved to Westlake
She was a member of St. Peters Church, Lorain;
St. Ladislas, Westlake; International Womens
Club; Commander and life-long member of
DAV Auxillary, Lorain Chapter; St. Johns
Cathedral Choir in Cleveland;
National Council of Catholic Women; Lorain Business Womens Club and Third
Order of St. Francis. Rose spent many years traveling and enjoyed spending much
of her time volunteering for senior citizen organizations.
She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Donald E. Henry
of Westlake; sister, Aurelia S. Imbrogno of Lorain; niece, Cathy (Marty)
Williamson of Athens, GA and Pati (Don) Murphy; and nephew, Leonard (Ginger)
Imbrogno of Bena, TX.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Anna
Medaglia; brother, Frank Medaglia; and her infant sister, Eleanor Medaglia.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo
Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain,
(440)244-1961 on Thursday, July 29, 2010 from 4:00 8:00 PM.
Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home Friday
morning at 8:50 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 AM, Friday,
July 30, 2010 at St. Peter Church, 3655
Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH, Rev. Craig Hovanec, Pastor,
officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary
Cemetery, Lorain. Memorial donations may be made to
Hospice of the Western Reserve, 29101 Health Campus Drive, Westlake, OH 44145. Online condolences may be sent
Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 12:25:18 PM