Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Rose Marie Walrod, age 88 a resident of Pleasanton, Kan., died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 at the Prescott Country View Nursing home at Prescott, Kan.

She was born Jan. 13, 1922 in Yakima, Wash.

Rose married James D. Walrod Jr. on June 3, 1942 and he preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 2001. Also preceding her in death is a son, Dewight A. (Tony) Walrod, a granddaughter, Debbi Walrod, three brothers; George, Lloyd, Everett Carvo, and a sister; Berniece Canter.

Rose was the oldest of seven children of Joseph and Stella Faulkner Carvo.

She was a homemaker, and mother of eight children. She also worked for Braemoor Garment Co. for 17 years in Pleasanton, Kan.

Rose is survived by James D. Walrod III. and wife Karen of San Diego, Calif., daughter-in-law Joyce Worcester of Hiawatha, Kan., Richard Walrod and wife Nellie of Parker, Ariz., Joe Walrod of Liberty, Mo., Don Walrod and wife Shelli of Cherokee, Kan., David Walrod and wife Rita of Pleasanton, Kan., Roxeanna Cox and husband Dave, Carol and Bob Cole all of Pleasanton, Kan., a brother, Delbert Carvo, a sister, Ramona Tudor, and many grand and great grandchildren, relatives, and friends.

Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday Jan. 21, 2010 at the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home Pleasanton, Kan.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until service at the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Prescott Cemetery Prescott, Kan.

The family suggests contributions to the Country View Nursing Home. Online condolences may be left for the family at

Arrangements: Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home Pleasanton, Kan.