Carl Eugene Rose of Bland, Missouri was born on May 18, 1932 to William and Anna (Schonhoff) Rose at Rosebud and passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the age of 86 years.
He was united in marriage on June 9, 1979, to Dianna Walls at Rosebud, Missouri.
Carl was a member of Christ Community Church in Owensville, VFW Post 7147 in Cuba and American Legion Post 587 in Rosebud. He had served his country with the United States Army as a medic in Germany in 1956. He was retired from Alliston Indianapolis Industries. He loved working in his garden and spent many years playing music, writing songs and recording them.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Anna Rose; children, Daniel Rose and Carla Devol; grandson, Adam Gray; brothers, Leo, Bill, Richard, Joseph, Walter and Edward; sisters, Ruth Miller, Dorothy Korff, Helen West and Mary Rousset.
He is survived by his wife, Dianna of the home; sons, Denny Rose and wife Bonnie of High Gate, Missouri, Curtis Rose and wife Robin of Bland, Missouri and James Poland and wife Susan of Bland, Missouri; daughters, Sue Roach and husband Bill of Sullivan, Missouri, Cara Williams of Lebanon, Indiana, Cheryl Sims and husband Stan of Bowling Green, Indiana and Deana Hart and husband Jimmy of Goodlettsville, Tennessee; sister, Bernice Ketterer of O’Fallon, Missouri; 19 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; also survived by the mothers of his children, Carol Gray and Linda Seba.; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville, Missouri.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2018 at the Christ Community Church in Owensville, Missouri with Pastor Shane Jarvis officiating.
Burial was in the Countryside Memorial Gardens with full military honors.
Arrangements under the direction of the Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville, Missouri.