Nadine Wright Rose, 98, formerly of Union St., Fultonville, NY, passed away Monday June 29,2020 at the E.L. Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility in Amsterdam where she has resided for the last few years.
Born in Arkansas on April 23, 1922, a daughter of the late Alvin A. and Minnie Jane Baskins Wright.
She attended school in Arkansas. After moving to NY, Nadine was employed for over 30 years at the former Vrooman’s Surplus and Grandpa’s Barn in Fultonville, NY.
Nadine believed life was to be enjoyed. Her favorite saying was “This ain’t no dress rehearsal.” The family would like those who knew her to do something fun in her memory.
She married Leland Rose on November 30, 1945. He passed away on July 13, 2005.
Survivors include her son, George (Debra) Rose and daughter, Christy (Bill) Rushford, brothers, John D. (Maudine) Wright and E.A. (Sue) Wright. Cherished grandchildren, Jerry (Heather) Rose and Jessica (Mike) Malatino. Great-grandchildren, Hunter Rose and Lila Malatino. She is also survived by two special friends, Margaret Lang and Pat Snyder. Nadine is predeceased by her wonderful step-mother, Christine Wright. She was also predeceased by a sister, Maxine Baker, daughter-in-law, Ada Rose, and son-in-law, Jerry Desmarais.
Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Maple Ave Cemetery, Fultonville, NY. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jackson and Betz Funeral Home, 15 Main St. Fultonville, NY 12072. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Montgomery County SPCA, PO Box, Amsterdam, NY 12010.
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