GENEVA — Elizabeth "Libby" V. Rose, age 74, a resident of Geneva, Ohio, passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at her home.
Born in Wainville, W.Va., on Nov. 15, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Walter H. and Irene V. (Smith) Barnett.
Libby work at General Electric in Euclid, Ohio.
She was the a past president, district leader, chaplain and treasurer of Geneva FOE Auxiliary #2243. She loved animals and traveling.
She is survived by her children, W. Keith Rose of Geneva and Tracy (Al) Alexander of Mentor; companion, Burnell Messenger of Geneva; two brothers, Larry Barnett of Penn Run, Pa., and Gary (Joann) Barnett of Barboursville, W.Va.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Violet Rose.
Calling Hours will be Friday, Jan. 10th, from 2 to 3:45 p.m. with a FOE #2243 Geneva Ladies Auxiliary Service at 3:45 p.m. and 6 to 7:30 p.m. at WALKER FUNERAL HOME, 828 Sherman St., Geneva.
Celebration of Life Service will be 7:30 p.m., Friday, directly after calling hours, with the Rev. Jeff Stoll, of Saybrook United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be at West Virginia Memorial Gardens, Calvin, W.Va.
Contributions may be made to Lake County Humane Society, 7564 Tyler Blvd. Ste. E, Mentor, Ohio 44060, or Animal Protective League, 5970 Green Road, Ashtabula, Ohio 44004, or the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106.
Arrangements by WALKER FUNERAL HOME of Geneva. Obituary and condolences at starbeacon.com.