Obit: Rose Stewart

Obit: Rose Stewart

March 25th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Rose Marie Sherinsky Stewart, 79, passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at the Meadows, Dallas.Born in Harding on Aug. 31, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Rose Pacovsky Sherinsky. Rose Marie and her mom celebrated the same birthday, Aug. 31.Rose Marie served in the Air Force and retired as a Staff Sergeant. She was also a senior flight attendant for Eastern Airlines, out of Miami, Fla. She was married to Thomas W. Stewart, who preceded her in death in Aug. 1999. Together they traveled the world but always loved coming home to Pennsylvania. After their retirement, they moved to Mountain Shadows in Chattanooga, Tenn. Recently, Rose Marie moved back home to Pennsylvania. Rose Marie had an unconditional love for dogs, especially her Profit, then Molly and Waggles. She was always seen walking through Mountain Shadows with one of her dogs or one of the many neighbors; dogs that she cared for.Preceding her in death, besides her parents and husband, Tom, were brothers, Vince, Edward and Alex; and sisters, Mary, Helen, and Leona Graboski.Rose is survived by her brother, Joseph M. Sherinsky and wife Joan, West Pittston; sister-in-law, Ann Sherinsky; and niece and caregiver, Barbara Sherinsky Exeter.The family would like to thank the staff at The Meadows in Dallas and Hospice of the Sacred Heart, along with Dr. Boonin and Mary Jo Grimes for the exceptional care they gave to Rose Marie.A special thanks to her long time best friend, Fay Perry, and to Dick King. A special thanks also to her devoted friends, Julia and Mack Parker, Maria and Mike Wright and Karen Peoples in Chattanooga, Tenn. Thanks also to long time friends, Linda and Bill Scott, of Indiana and John Marks and Cheryl Graziani."Brother Joe, for the last time, IYS."There were no calling hours.Arrangements were entrusted to Kizis-Lokuta Funeral Home, 134 Church Street, Pittston.