Rose M. Vossmer
Rose M. Vossmer
  • August 21, 1926 - May 15, 2017
  • Stockton, California

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Rose Vossmer passed away peacefully on Monday May 15, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born to Frank and Katie Costello on August 21, 1926 in Stockton, CA. Preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years Eugene. Rose was also preceded in death by her sisters Theresa, Enes, Gussie, Mary and her brother Frank. Rose was a fiercely devoted wife, mom, grandmother and great-grandmother. Rose worked over 35 years for Dried Fruit Association at Diamond Walnut where she met many good friends. Anyone who met Rose was instantly considered family. She was known as "Grandma" to all of her grandchildren's friends. Our mother was know for her cooking, baking and silly humor. Mom made sure that our house was always the center of the family at every holiday. She was the matriarch of our family and that void will always be missed. Rose is survived by her children Kathy (Ron) Simanowitz of Leavenworth, KS, Pat (Richard) Damilano, John (Kathy) Vossmer, Gene (Karen) Vossmer, Tina Finch. Her grandchildren Katrina (John) Evans, Vanessa Damilano, Jeffrey Damilano (Fiancé Courtney), Marissa Vossmer, Kristopher Vossmer, Ian Finch, Nathan Finch, Jordan (Narumi) Finch, Megan Finch and Gigi to her twin great-grandsons William and Joseph Evans, who brought such joy to her life as a great-grandmother. She is also survived by her siblings Louise Rubino and Jim Costello. Visitation at DeYoung Shoreline Chapel 7676 Shoreline Drive, Stockton, CA will be on Monday, May 22, 2017 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm with a Rosary following at 6:00 pm. Mass will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10:00 am, Church of the Presentation 6715 Leesburg Place, Stockton, CA. Committal at San Joaquin Catholic cemetery. Donation may be made to Make-A-Wish of Northeastern California & Northern Nevada.