Obituary for Rosemary England "Ma Rose"
LAGRANGEVILLE - Rosemary A. England, of Lagrangeville, died on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. She was 70.
Daughter of the late Herbert and Dorothy (Reilly) Muff, she was born in New York City on September 7, 1946. She was raised in the Bronx, where she lived for many years until she relocated to Yonkers. In 2003, she moved to Lagrangeville.
Affectionately known to all as “Ma Rose”, her memory will be cherished by all who knew her, especially her loving family.
She is survived by her son, Billy England & Jacqueline Hayes of Yonkers; her son, Robert England & his wife Bethany of Monticello; her daughter, Rose Harley & her husband Jason of Lagrangeville; her daughter, Kathleen England & her husband Ed Paust of New Fairfield, CT; her son, John England of Hopewell Junction; her son, Danny England of Coxsackie; her grandchildren, Tiffany & her husband Dennis, Tammy & her husband Michael, Chrissy & her husband John, Laura & her husband David, Cameron, Josh, Kenny, Sabrina, Chelsea, James, Justin, Patricia, Eddie, Lance, Alexis, and Daniel; her great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Olivia, Gianna, and Johnny; her brother, Thomas Muff & his wife Mary of Highland; her sister, Dorothy Raykiewicz of New Mexico; also several nieces, nephews, as well as many other loving relatives & friends.
Rosemary was predeceased by two daughters, Patricia and Loretta England, as well as her brother, Bobby Muff.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday, May 15 at the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main Street, Fishkill. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16 at St. Columba Church, 835 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. Interment will follow at St. Denis Cemetery in Hopewell Junction.
For directions and online tributes, you can visit her Book of Memories at www.mchoulfuneralhome.com.