CUMMING, Ga. - Rose C. Duche, 90, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at Embracing Hospice, Cumming Hospice House.
Rose was born Nov. 7, 1922, in Warren, the daughter of Troy and Ethyl Cooper.
She was a 1941 graduate of Champion High School. Rose retired in 1985 from Wean Engineering as a switchboard operator after 23 years.
She was a member of the Elks #295, Emblem Club, Mothers of Today and the CCL Group. Rose enjoyed reading, bowling and playing cards.
She is survived by her two children, Gregory L. (Nancy) Duche of Georgia and Cheryl (Anthony) Bucci of Boca Raton, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Melissa (Mark) Fall, Kathyrn (Mark) Nardell, Amy (Michael) Barratt, Christin Bucci, Jennifer (Ryan) Bunch, Toni Rae (Tom) Nesbit and Angela Bucci; eight great-grandchildren, Beckham and Ryan Bunch, Victoria Rose Nesbit, Nicholas and Owen Nardell, and Emma, Kate and Molly Barratt; a brother-in-law, James McNaughton of Cortland; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George P. Duche, whom she married Dec. 6, 1943, and passed away Oct. 21, 1995; a brother, Arnold Cooper; and three sisters, Ruth McNaughton, Marjorie Abernathy and Dorothy Dziama.
Family and friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel in Warren. A service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Jeffrey Stealy officiating.
Burial will be in Crown Hill Burial Park, Vienna.
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