BASILE~It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the family of Harry Rose, Jr announces his passing on Friday, November 18, 2016 at Savoy Medical Center in Mamou. He was 79. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 11:00am at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Basile. Entombment will follow in the St. Augustine Mausoleum with Father David Hebert.
Harry thoroughly enjoyed fishing, barbequing and woodwork. But most of all, he adored his wife and family and enjoyed spending time with them. He was a supportive, giving and loving husband, father, brother and friend and will be very deeply missed. He is survived by his loving wife of sixty years, Elsie A. Rose of Basile and his loving son, Mike Rose of Basile; his brother, Carlton Rose and wife, Audrey of Basile, sister, Jane Meche of Baton Rouge; as well as extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Clara Johnson Rose, Sr.; daughter, Charlene Rose Crist; brothers, James and Harold Rose and sister, Ella Mae Venable.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Basile on Sunday, November 20th from 11:00am until 10:00pm and again on Monday, November 21st from 8:00 am until time of services. Father David Hebert will recite a Rosary at 6:00pm Sunday.
Ardoin's Funeral Home of Basile, 1210 South Ryan, (337)432-6726 is in charge of arrangements.