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Rose James

Rose Marie James (Thompson)

Wednesday, September 8th, 1937 - Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
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JAMES, Rose Marie (Thompson). Age 81. Beloved wife of Lyle James. Loving mother of Cindy Cockrell, Ollie Kraft, Lyle Clifford James, Katie (Ben) Crandell and James James. Cherished grandmother of Andy and Jeremiah Cockrell, Jessica Stevens, Chelsea Kraft, Joanna (John) Eshleman, Nathan Crandell, Kristopher Crandell and Jason Crandell. Proud great grandmother of Tyler, Libby, Liam, Harlee, Wynter, Jackson Sean and Audrey. Rose loved her siblings Karolyn (the late Kamel) Swad, Becky (Mark) Berlin and don’t forget the outlaws. Rose’s parents Clarence and Kate Thompson preceded her in death. Rose will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Services Friday, August 16, 2019 11:00 am – 12:30pm at Verheyden funeral home – Schultz Chapel 21705 Gratiot Avenue, Eastpointe, Michigan 48021. Share a memory or condolence at
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  • Service

    Friday, August 16th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, August 16th, 2019 11:00am
    Chas. Verheyden, Inc. - Schultz Chapel
    21705 Gratiot Avenue
    Eastpointe, Michigan 48021
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  • Interment

    Christian Memorial Cultural Center Cemetery
    521 E. Hamlin Road
    Rochester Hills, Michigan 48307
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Helen Halsey

Posted at 12:22am
Rose was my sister-in-law. I was never around her much due to the distance that separated us, but from what I know, she was the glue that held things together when things were not going well. I wish to extend my sympathy and condolences to all her family. Love, Helen Halsey

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Posted at 12:09pm
Katie and Ben, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Your Church Family
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Much love, TS BorgWarner

Posted at 07:32am
Dearest Ollie and Family, May the love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. Our most sincere condolences.
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Posted at 03:23pm
To Our Sweet Ollie, Thinking of you and keeping you close in thought and prayer. With deepest sympathy,
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