MILLERTON — Rosemarie Flinn, 84, a three-year resident of Conway, S.C., and a 60-year resident of Millerton, died Aug. 15, 2021, at Conway Medical Center following a brief illness.
Rosemarie had a long career with the Webutuck Central School District in Amenia, from 1966 until June 30, 1999, when she retired as head cook from the school’s cafeteria.
Born Feb. 10, 1937, in Bremerhaven, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Anna Schmidt.
She was educated in Germany and married Ronald A. Flinn on May 4, 1957, in Germany. Mr. Flinn died on March 29, 1994.
Rosemarie enjoyed spending time with her loving family and many friends and relaxing on a beach in her spare time. For many years she volunteered at Thriftique, a thrift shop in Millerton. She will be dearly missed by her beloved family and friends.
Rosemarie is survived by her son, Gary A. Flinn and his wife, Christine, of Clinton Corners; two daughters, Teresa “Terri” Schaab and Phyllis Gapinski and her husband, Ralph, all of Conway; and two grandsons, Steve Gapinski of Conway and Ryan Flinn of Clinton Corners. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her son-in-law, Kenneth Schaab; and her four siblings.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home in Millerton.
A graveside service will take place at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 18, at Irondale Cemetery in Millerton, the Rev. William Mayhew officiating. Burial will follow.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Millerton Fire Company, P.O. Box 733, Millerton, NY 12546.
To send an online condolence to the family, go to www.conklinfuneralhome.com.