Rose ‘Auntie Rosie’ M. Nicholson

ESCANABA – Rose “Auntie Rosie” M. Nicholson, 77, Escanaba, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba. She was born on Sept. 12, 1935, in Delta County, the daughter of the late Charles and Lilage (LaLonde) Kinnart.

She is survived by her son, Keith LaValley; many nieces, nephews and other family and friends.

Rose was preceded in death by her parents, both of her husbands, four brothers, Ervin, Wayne, Lyle and Roger Kinnart; and two sisters, Noreen Wery and Ella Kinnart.

Her family will remember and celebrate her life with a private family service at a later date.

The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting her family with arrangements.

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