Rose A. Smith, 96, of Casper, Wyoming passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021,at home. She peacefully fell asleep in the hands of our Lord.
Rose was born on November 29, 1924 to Bruce and Lela Will in Rosedale, Texas. She was one of 12 children.
She married Robert L Smith in November of 1942co and followed him in the oil fields for many years. They had two daughters, Rose Mary and Judith. She did a lot of babysitting for many years. She became a beautician after moving to Casper and worked in retail for a while.
She worked as a janitor at the airport for many years and went to cleaning individual homes until she turned 90. That was truly her calling.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, her son-in-law Charles Greer, her parents and nine of her brothers and sisters. She is survived by her two daughters, Rose Mary Greer and Judith Baker (Kyle). She is also survived by seven grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 3 great great-grandchildren. She is survived by two brothers and one sister.
The vigil will be held at Bustard & Jacoby funeral home at 7 pm on Friday, July23, 2021. There will be a private viewing after the vigil.
The funeral service will be held at St. Anthony Church Saturday, July 24 at 3 pm. Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens cemetery. A reception will follow in O’Reilly Hall. Memorial donations may be made to Central Wyoming Hospice and Transitions, 319 S. Wilson St., Casper, WY 82601.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home , 600 CY Avenue, Casper, WY 82601.