Rose Marie Gilland, 86, passed away Monday evening at Providence Nursing Home. She worked many years as Office Manager for Doctors Wolfe, Streepy, Pope, Kroft and McKain and was instrumental in the founding of Superior Veneer and Plywood. She was a devout Catholic who was an extremely active member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church and also volunteered at Baptist Health Floyd in the cardiac unit. Rose was also an avid reader and a very attentive grand and great-grandmother.
Rose is survived by her sons – Robert W. Gilland Jr. (Karen), Mark T. Gilland (Jo Ellen) and Matthew D. Gilland (Kathy); sisters – Bernadette Hartshorne (Jim) and Kathleen Bower (Mike); grandchildren – Robert, Lisa, Shannon, Joshua, Eric, Ethan, Amanda, Megan and Deven as well as 7 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband – Robert W. Gilland Sr.; parents – William and Mary Lobeck; siblings – Mary Ann Findley, William Lobeck and Anne Johnson.
Visitation will take place at the Market Street Chapel of Naville & Seabrook Funeral Homes on Friday, 2-8 PM with Funeral Service at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church on Saturday at 10 AM. She will be entombed at Graceland Memorial Park.
Expressions of sympathy may be donated in Rose’s name to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church or American Heart Association.
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Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
1752 Scheller Lane, New Albany IN 47150
American Heart Association