|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1929|
|Death: ||Mar. 18, 2003|
ROSE ANN ALDEN METTS
Rose Ann Alden Metts, 73, of Knox RD, died at 3:20 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at the home of her daughter, Janet Hurrelbrink, 2326 Nickleville Road, Knox. Born November 9, 1929, in Nickleville, she was the daughter of William B. and Flora B. Mays Alden. Mrs. Metts was married November 29, 1952, to DJ "Bud" Metts, who survives. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past November.
She and her husband were camp hosts for five years at Pymatuning State Park in Linsville. Mrs. Metts was a homemaker and enjoyed her family and camping.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are five daughters, Rose Ann :Sis: Webb of Kossuth, Janet Hurrelbrink and her husband, Mike, Joni Yeany and her husband, Greg, and Merle Lea Baker and her husband, Miles, of Knox, and Edie Metts and her fiance, Jack Nicewonger, of Ninevah; four sons, Donly J. "Buddy" Metts III of Emlenton, John W. Metts of Knox, Frank Metts and wife, Mary, of Punxsutawney and Jesse Metts and his wife, Tammy, of Ninevah; and 10 grandchildren, Chris and Mark Webb, Kattie and Mikey Hurrelbrink, Andy, Amber and Frank Jr. Metts., Sherri Harris and Joey Wentling. She is also survived by four sisters, Louise Franklin of Shippenville, Mary Miller and husband, Cleon, Jennifer Wesner and Lu J. Bashline and husband, Jim, all of Knox; three brothers, Archie Alden of Reno, Harry Alden of Wingdal, N.Y., and Ralph "Skip" Alden of Knox; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Metts was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherri Lynn Metts; a sister, Effie Nickl; two brothers, Sylvester "Sonny" Alden and an infant, Leonard; and a grandson, Matthew Joseph Hurrelbrink.
The family will receive friends fro 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the David C. McEntire Funeral Home, Knox. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in the funeral home with the Rev. Mark Micklos, pastor of Fern Trinity Evangelical Congregational Church, and the Rev. Chuck Jack, pastor of Alum Bank United Methodist Church, officating.
Interment will follow in the Starr Cemetery, at Knox RD1.
William Burdett Alden (1886 - 1955)
Flora B. Mays Alden (1900 - 1982)
Donly J. Metts (1928 - 2010)*
Leonard Alden (1920 - 1920)**
Archie L. Alden (1921 - 2003)*
Rose Ann Alden Metts (1929 - 2003)
Jennifer Lee Alden Wesner (1934 - 2014)**
Sylvester Alden (1937 - 2002)*
Created by: kelly fulcher
Record added: Apr 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35538710