Rose E. Carnes, 73, formerly of Holland

A graveside service was conducted on March 25, 2020, at New Discovery Cemetery in Rockville, Indiana, for Rose E. Carnes, 73, formerly of Holland. Rose passed away on March 23, 2020.

Rose was born April 1, 1946 in Guatemala.  She was the daughter of Russell and Margaret Anderson Birchard.

Rose married Richard C Carnes in 1979 and he preceded her in death. One brother, Carl Birchard; and one sister, Mary Nash, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include one daughter, Sevina Sakel, Lafayette; three stepdaughters, Bonnie Stone, Jasper, Brenda Huther, Newburgh, and Becky Blesch, Holland; and one son, Dr. Chris Stevens, Columbus; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Anita Reglin, Kansas City, and Lois Dunn of Nampa, Idaho.

She retired as a nurse from Memorial Hospital Jasper. She was a nurse for over 42 years. She was also an interpreter for Dubois County Court System.

Rev. Jim Hudson officiated the service.

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