Rose Marie Morse, 81, of Hendersonville, NC, died Monday, June 21, 2010, at Pardee Hospital.
She was born in Castle Rock, WI, to the late Frank and Mary Stefanek Pettera, and was the wife of the late Ralph Morse who died in 1986. She was a member of Skyland Baptist Church and a homemaker.
She is survived by three daughters, Gracie McKinney, Gladys Hlavack and Gloria Stoll; two sons, Gordon and Glen Morse; six sisters, Frances Turmire, Marquerite Luttig, Lucy Spears, Darlene Cunitz, Elsie Roberts and Gertrude Jensen; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be at 3 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Mortuary. The Revs. Shawn McKinney and David Honeycutt will officiate.
No formal visitation is planned. Burial will take place in Brimson, MN, under the direction of Cavallin Funeral Home, 426 2nd Avenue, Two Harbors, MN 55616.