Jean Young Rose, 104, born Nov. 27, 1909, in Middletown, N.Y., and having lived in Sarasota County since 1971, passed away Christmas morning, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, following a brief illness.
She was a retired registered nurse, having worked for the state of Connecticut Health Department as a hospital and nursing home inspector consultant. During World War II, she was a member of the Army Nurse Corps, and remained an American Legion member.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Horace and Jane Young; husband, William Rose; and son; Robert DeVilbiss. She leaves her grandchildren, Toni Clester Bonito, Robert DeVilbiss and Paul (Teresa) DeVilbiss; and great-grandchildren, Cory, Kyle, Jacob and Sara DeVilbiss, all of California. Locally, she leaves nieces Janet Williams of Estero, Fla., and Lind Aldrich of Nokomis, Fla., and grandnieces and -nephews, as well as dear friends and the loving staff of Village On The Isle.
Services: There will be no local services.