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Rosemary Mae Whitt ~ In Our Care ~ November 3, 2021

Rosemary Whitt
Maysville, Missouri……Rosemary Mae Whitt, age 68, was born May 15, 1953, in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of Floyd and Verla (Lueck) Best and passed away November 3, 2021, with her family at her side.
Rosemary and Ivan Whitt were united in marriage May 23, 1970, in Riverside, Missouri.  To this union a daughter was born.  Throughout their life together, Rosemary and Ivan built many homes in the Maysville area.  Rosemary was a Custodian of Maysville R1 School District for 26 years after retiring in 2011.  She loved camping and traveling with Ivan, shopping with Becky, working with the kids at school, gardening, and planting flowers. Later in life you could see Rosemary and Milo taking a cruise in the golf cart around town.
Rosemary was the most selfless person you would ever meet and had a loving soul that touched the lives of everyone she ever met.
She is preceded in death by her father; Floyd Best and her husband, Ivan Whitt.
Survivors include her Mother, Verla Best; Daughter, Becky (Mitch) Rogge; Sister, Carol (Bill) Bane; Brother, John (Tammy) Best; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 8, 2021, at Turner Family Funeral Home of Maysville with burial following at Oak Lawn Cemetery of Maysville.  Visitation:  2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.  Memorial Contributions in lieu of flowers:  Hopewell Baptist Church or Living Hope Food Pantry.

8 Responses to “Rosemary Mae Whitt ~ In Our Care ~ November 3, 2021”

  1. Greg Slaby November 4, 2021 at 2:29 pm #

    Rest in peace Rosemary! God knows you were a wonderful person and your reward will be an eternity with Ivan in Heaven! God bless!

  2. Kay Boyer November 4, 2021 at 9:58 pm #

    My wish is that Rosemary knew how much she meant to all she touched and was loved by so many. She always brightened my day. Love and hugs to her family.

  3. Tony and Barbara Ganote November 5, 2021 at 6:09 pm #

    She made you smile even when she did not feel well. A remarkable person.

  4. Shanna Eggert November 6, 2021 at 4:42 pm #

    Rosemary always smiled and brighten everyone day, She will be missed by all . I hope she will always be remembered for her sweet smile and big heart. Ivan was where she wanted to be and I hope they are living it up together.

  5. Marilyn Peterson November 6, 2021 at 7:09 pm #

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to Rosemarys family. She truly was one of the sweetest people we ever met and we know she touched so many with her big smile.

    Marilyn and David Peterson

  6. Linda White November 6, 2021 at 7:12 pm #

    Becky we are so sorry for the loss of your sweet mom. She truly was an amazing lady loved by all! You are in our thoughts and prayers during this time.

    Jeff and Linda White

  7. frank owen November 8, 2021 at 5:48 pm #

    I loved working with her. She always had a smile & a calmness that was always appreciated. My love to you.

  8. Dorrine Olson November 9, 2021 at 6:05 pm #

    It was never a dull moment working at the school with Rosemary. She could bring a smile to anyone’s face and always had a story to tell. She was one of the best. Xo

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