Rose Marie Whitsell
SHARON â€” Rose Marie Whitsell, 79, died April 13, 2010, at Noble Horizons. She was the wife of Dr. John C. Whitsell II.
Mrs. Whitsell was born Oct. 1, 1930, in Mckeesport, Pa. She was a graduate of Western Pennsylvania Nursing School and did graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania. From 1953 to 1966 she was a head operating room nurse at New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. She was president of New York Hospital Auxiliary and vice president of The Drama League.
She was also a member of the Millbrook Garden Club, the Sharon Country Club, the Sharon Womenâ€™s Club, the Colony Club and the Mill Reef Club of Antigua.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years.
A memorial service will be celebrated May 28 at 11 a.m. at the Sharon Episcopal Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon Volunteer Ambulance, PO Box 357, Sharon, CT 06069.
The Kenny Funeral Home in Sharon has charge of arrangements.