Rose Marie Anderson

Rose Marie Anderson passed unexpectantly into God hands on Jan. 11, 2018, in Las Vegas Nev. Rose was born in  Jamestown, N.Y., on June 26, 1959.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Merritt Anderson of Ashville N.Y.; grandparents, James and Lila Cummins of Durango Colo., and Merritt and Rosamond Anderson of Jamestown, N.Y.;  her niece, Shannon Anderson; and nephew, Chase Anderson. She was also predeceased by Charlie Caparaso, the love of her life for over 35 years.

Her loving mother, Geraldine M. Anderson formerly of Ashville, N.Y. survives Rosie; sibling: Maureen  (Joel) Kaye,  Sheryl Anderson and  Gregory (Jeannie) Anderson, all of Atascadero, Calif., Michael (Cindy) Anderson of Morro Bay, Calif., Ann Marie Anderson of Jamestown, Steven  Anderson (Missy) and Patrick Anderson (Carol) of Ashville N.Y., and John Maguire (Erin) of Reading, Pa. She is also survived by  many nieces and nephews.

Rose graduated from Chautauqua Central School.  She received her degree in  business at the University at Buffalo, where she continued to live and work in Buffalo, N.Y. First for Marine Midland Bank as a bank auditor, and then  for Erie County Social Services. For the past 15 years, Rose was employed by Caesars in Las Vegas.

Rosie was a loving daughter, sister and  aunt. She was full of life and a gifted musician. Her love and spirit will be forever missed. 

Family and friends are welcome from 2-5 p.m.,  at a celebration of life on July 7, at Patrick Anderson’s home at 2687 Erickson Road in Open Meadows.

The family wishes any memorials be made to Hospice or  Pancreatic Cancer research.