Rosmary E. Kanz

May 18, 1923 ‒ January 06, 2013

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Rosemary E. Kanz, age 89, of Mansfield passed away Sunday evening, January 6, 2013 in MedCentral Mansfield Hospital following a long illness.

She was born May 18, 1923 in Mansfield, the daughter of Owen Corwin and Nina Dale (Hershey) Stanley.

On July 26, 1950 she married George R. Kanz who preceded her in death.

A lifelong area resident, Rosemary was a member of the VFW Auxiliary on Grace Street in Mansfield.

A dedicated wife and mother, Rosemary was an excellent cook. In recent years, she enjoyed watching T.V. and doing puzzle books.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law George and Teri Schaefer of Bellville, Owen C. and Stephanie Schaefer of Ashland, a daughter Karen K. Kanz of Florence, Arizona, five grandchildren Paula (Herb) Sapp, Kathy (Craig) Shortridge, Kevin Schaefer and Steven (Alanna) Schaefer, seven great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson Thomas Schaefer and six siblings.

A memorial gathering will be held at the convenience of the family at the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. Interment will be in Mansfield Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions in Rosemary’s memory may be made to the Activities Fund at Country Meadow Care Center.

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