- July 18, 2006
- Dubuque, Iowa
of Rose's Passing
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Arrangements made by
Behr's Funeral Home
Name: Rose Marie Ann Hemenway, age 63
Address: 439 English Lane
Time, day, and date of death: Tuesday evening July 18, 2006
Place and cause of death: suddenly at home
Services: Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 24, 2006 at Behrs.
Burial: Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery.
Visitation: Friends may call from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday at Behrs.
Date and place of birth: Rose Marie was born on November 28, 1942 in Dubuque, daughter of Bud and Lucille (Rokusek) Harr.
Brief personal information: She married Lee Montgomery Sr. in April of 1967 in Galena. She later married Guy Hemenway in December of 1987 in Florida. He preceded her in death on May 18, 1998. She enjoyed working over 20 years in janitorial service and numerous other jobs while raising her children. She was a co-founder of the Girls Club and was very involved in the Dubuque Community.
Survivors: Children: Kim Harvey Dubuque
Brad Priebe Dubuque
Rory Priebe Arizona
Rhonda (Aaron) Pollock California
Lee (Sheri) Montgomery Jr. Bellevue
Cindy (Kevin) Merkes Dubuque
Jeffrey Montgomery Sr. Dubuque
Douglas (Mary) Montgomery Sr. Dubuque
24 Grandchildren, 5 Great-Grandchildren and 22 other children who called her grandma.
Many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by: Parents. Husband. 2 Great-Grandchildren and many Aunts and Uncles.
Memorials: A Rose Marie Ann Hemenway memorial fund has been established.
The family would like to thank her best friend Kim Hoff and her special friends and neighbors for always being there.