Rosalie “Rose” Fountain
June 08, 1932 ‒ April 15, 2018
Formerly of Charlotte, North Carolina
Rosalie “Rose” Fountain, 85, of Westerville, Ohio and formerly of Charlotte, North Carolina passed away Sunday evening, April 15, 2018 at the Feridean Commons in Westerville.
She was born June 8, 1932 in Troy, New York to the late Francis and Edith (Taggart) Niskey.
Rose retired from Unilever in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey and was an avid reader of historical romances. She loved the New England Patriots especially Tom Brady and she enjoyed watching professional golf especially Jordan Spieth. She loved going out to eat to different places with her niece 2 times a week. She was also very passionate about animals and supporting organizations in regards to them.
Left to cherish her memory are her sisters, Janet (Peter) Bellair of Venice, Florida, Mary Velte of Crosby, Texas and Eileen Miller of Croppesville, New York; brother, Lawrence Niskey of Syracuse, New York; numerous nieces and nephews also survive, including special niece and caregiver, Brenda K. Clark of Lewis Center, Ohio.
In addition to her parents, Rose was preceded in death by her husband Hobart Fountain in 2014, 4 sisters and 1 brother.
Inurnment will be held in Memory Gardens in Albany, New York at a later date.
Contributions in Rose’s memory may be made to the Humane Society of Delaware County, 4920 State Route 37 East, Delaware, OH 43015 or Mount Carmel Hospice, 1144 Dublin Road, Columbus, OH 43215.
The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware, Ohio is assisting the family.
To share a fond memory of Rose or to offer a condolence to her family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com