Our beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Ronald LeRoy Rose, returned to his Heavenly Father June 12, 1999, from causes due to lung cancer. Dad is free at last.
He was born on April 27, 1934, in Boise, Idaho, to Mary Lloyd and John Floyd Haddenham, later adopted by two of the most loving parents, Evangeline May Ronalds and Lester Stewart Rose.He was a truck driver most of his life and was involved with the American Red Cross and W.C.B.M.S., citizens band radio club. He was known to his friends as "the Ol' Liontamer." He was married to Beverly Ruth Childers on December 6, 1959, later divorced.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly; his son, Ronald Lester Rose (Mary Jean) of Layton, his grandchildren, Kira Rose, Christopher Rose, Amy Rose, Bridgette Rose, Michelle Olsen Brown (Courtney); and five great-grandchildren, one of whom he did not get to see, his new granddaughter Mikaela Alexandra "Peanut" Rose; and numerous brothers and sisters.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, June 23 at 2 p.m. at the Price City Cemetery where interment will take place. Friends may call on Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary.
"The Ol' Liontamer" has gone 10-7