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Rose Emper Jan 04, 1926 - Nov 25, 2019

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Rose (Marrone) Emper, age 93, a longtime resident of Wallingford, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on November 25, 2019. She was raised and educated in Chester and was a graduate of Chester High School. Rose was a devoted family woman who loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She was an excellent cook and enjoyed entertaining her family and friends up until her passing. Rose was a longtime parishioner of St. John Chrysostom Church in Wallingford. 

She was the daughter of the late Guerino and Raphaella Marrone and the wife of the late Nicholas Emper. Rose was preceded in death by her 6 siblings.

Survivors: her loving children: Diane Milligan (George), Nicholas J. Emper, William D. Emper, and Catherine R. Johnson (John P. Jr.); 15 grandchildren: Michael, Nicholas, Jacqueline, Jeffrey, Nicholas R., Leigh, Alicia, Matthew, Christopher, Elizabeth, Caitlin, Christin, Jacqueline, Jillian, and John; and 14 great grandchildren.

Visitation: Saturday, November 30, 2019 from 9:45-10:45 am at St. John Chrysostom Church, 617 S. Providence Road, Wallingford, PA. Funeral Mass: Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 11:00 am at St. John Chrysostom Church. Burial: Private.


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St. John Chrysostom Church

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Begins: Nov 30, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am

617 S. Providence Road

Wallingford, PA 19086


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Bob Crowther says:

Submitted on: Dec 01, 2019

Rose and I send our condolences to the family for your loss.

Rose Marrone says:

Submitted on: Nov 28, 2019

Sorry for your loss we will miss her very much love aunt rose

Kathryn lombard Thomas says:

Submitted on: Nov 28, 2019

I know we weren’t around much but Aunt Rose was one of my favorite aunts. She always had us over when we were in town. Such a sweet sweet lady. My condolences to the family from the Lombard’s.

Joann Cioeta says:

Submitted on: Nov 26, 2019

Rest in peace, beautiful Aunt Rose.

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