|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1926|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2013|
"Times-News" (Cumberland, Md.),
Saturday 23 February 2013:
"Westernport - Rose Mary Bateson, 87, of Westernport, died on Thursday 21 February 2013 at her home.
Born 28 January 1926 in Keyser, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William and Minnie (Gilbert) Morgan.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased in death by her husband, Cecil D. Bateson and a sister, Angela (Morgan) Rotruck.
Rose Mary was a 1943 graduate of St. Peter's High School and a life-long member of St. Peter's Church. She was a charter member of the St. Peter's School PTA, for which she held several offices. An active member of Court Sancta Maria, C. D. A., she also enjoyed the activities of the Westernport Senior Citizens.
She was employed by the Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company as an operator and service representative. After her retirement in 1981, she worked part-time as a book keeper for St. Peter's parish and also as a clerk for the Town of Westernport.
Rose Mary especially enjoyed traveling, dining with friends and family, walking, watching sunsets, watching English comedies, a nice glass of wine, a slice of cheese and enjoying life.
Surviving are four children, Cecil Lane Bateson and wife Sandy of Keyser; Diane Kenner and husband Erwin of Swanton; William Bateson and wife Karla, of Westernport and John Bateson, of Biloxi, Miss.; eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received at Frelock Funeral Home, Piedmont, on Sunday 24 February 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday morning at 11 a.m. in St. Peter's Church with Fater Ed Hendricks as celebrant.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to St. Peter's Improvement Fund, 127 Church St., Westernport, MD 21562 or the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 310, White Plains, NY 10605."
William J. Morgan (1888 - 1947)
Minnie A Gilbert Morgan (1898 - 1967)
Cecil Delangue Bateson (1924 - 1992)*
Rose Mary Morgan Bateson (1926 - 2013)
Angela Ann Morgan Rotruck (1927 - 1989)*
Created by: rds
Record added: Feb 21, 2013
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