It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Kenneth (“Rosey”) Alton Rosekrans of Edmonton, Alberta.
Rosey passed away, bravely and peacefully with his wife Sally of 30 years, by his bedside.
Rosey was 76 years old.
He will be lovingly remembered by his loving wife Sally; Daughter and Son in law, Shelly and Peter Chubb, Grandchildren, Courtney (Caley) Boddez, & Jessica (David) Child and 6 great grandchildren. Also Sisters; Myra (Joe) Renton, Karen (Dwain) Facette, & Cindy (Byron) Watson as well as many dear nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Rosey was predeceased by his parents; Alton and Edna (Sleen) Rosekrans, Brothers; Floyd, Bryan, Rodney and Rick.
Rosey was a proud member of the Canadian Armed Forces for 30 years and during that time acquired many close buddies. He always made a great effort to keep in touch with most of them. He leaves behind two such buddies that he considered brothers; Joe (Maggie) MacIsaac of Ontario and Lorne and (Rachel) Bylsma of Calgary.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2023, 11:00 a.m. Kingsway Legion (Royal Canadian Legion Br. 175) 14339- 50th. Street, Edmonton, AB.
The family would like to send a special thank you to the Staff of Unit #29 I.C.U. at the Sturgeon Community Hospital in St. Albert. Your caring and support for Ken (Rosey) will always be gratefully remembered.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the University Hospital Mazankowski Heart Institute, Edmonton, AB.
Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
11220 - 83 Avenue NW, Edmonton AB T6G 2B7