Rose M. Trago
Rose M. Trago, age 88, of The Waterford in Mansfield, and formerly of Shelby, died Tuesday, January 29, 2008 at Galion Community Hospital Extended Care Unit.
Rose was born October 13, 1919 in Shelby the daughter of the late Urban and Matilda (Blanchard) Armbruster. She was a 1938 graduate of Shelby High School and graduated from Warner Beauty College in Toledo. She was a former employee of Westinghouse in Mansfield, Autocall in Shelby and had worked in the kitchen at Pioneer Career and Technology Center. She was a member of Our Mother of Perpetual Help Traditional Catholic Church in Sulphur Springs. For many years Rose was the treasurer of the Catholic Credit Union. She enjoyed playing cards, sewing, crocheting, knitting and gardening.
Rose is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Evelyn and Blair Morris of Crestline; a son and daughter-in-law, Dr. D. Vincent and Charlene Trago of Lexington; 7 grandchildren, Chip and Lori Morris of Illinois, Andy and Lisa Morris of Tennessee, Jenny and Tim Gremling of Crestline, Brendan, Patrick, Killian, and Bridget Trago all of Lexington; 6 great grandchildren, Mindy Morris, Tim Morris, Tony Morris, Mike Morris, Katlynn Gremling, Nick Gremling; a brother and spouse, Gene and Marlene Armbruster of Florida; 3 sisters, Marcella Ulmer, Mary Dininger, and Dorothy Humphrey all of Shelby; a sister-in-law, Mary Armbruster of Pennsylvania; She was preceded in death by her first husband, Edward Sargent in 1944 , her second husband, Durell Trago in 1977, and 3 brothers, Joseph, Francis, and John Armbruster.
Friends may call on Friday, February 1, 2008 from 6-9 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where the rosary will be recited at 8:45 PM. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, February 2, 2008 at 10 AM at Our Mother of Perpetual Help Traditional Catholic Church in Sulphur Springs with Father James McGilloway officiating. Burial will be in Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Cemetery in Shelby. In lieu of flowers, the family requests Masses. The family wishes to thank the staff and friends of the Waterford and the nurses, physicians and staff of the Galion Extended Care Unit for all the loving care given to Rose. On-line condolences may be made at penwellturner.com