Rose King - 62

11/7/1954 - 4/14/2017

Mt. Morris

Rose King, age 62, of Mt. Morris, passed away from complications of diabetes on Friday April 14, 2017 in Mercy Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born to Robert and Omega (Owen) Howard on November 7, 1954 in West Plains, MO. She is a graduate of West High School in Rockford class of 1973. She married Doyle King on November 8, 1980 then was later divorced. Rose worked many years as a CNA. She is survived by her daughter, Sylvia King of Mt. Morris; mother, Omega Howard of Byron; brothers, Owen (Karen) Howard of Oregon and James Howard of Byron; sisters, Letricia Posey of Mt. Morris and Joanna (Marc) Whitmore of Byron; special friend, Kathy Reader and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her father, nephew Dale Posey, and brother-in-law Gary Posey. A memorial service will be held at 1:00PM on Sunday April 23, 2017 at Cornerstone Family Church in Byron with Pastor Randy Snider officiating. Memorials may be directed to the family.

Memorial Service:

1:00PM on Sunday April 23, 2017 at Cornerstone Family Church in Byron

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