Rose Ann Mirolla VanHemel, 90, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Monday, June 19, 2023.
She was born July 11, 1932, in Detroit, Mich., to the late Anthony Mirolla and Jenny Iaconelli Mirolla. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John VanHemel; brother, Richard Mirolla; and sister, Nancy Nieman.
Rose enjoyed dancing, gardening, entertaining, and most of all spending time with her family and friends. She enjoyed listening to Motown music, shopping, and fashion. Rose was always laughing. She loved most of all being a mother.
She is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Fuhr and husband Jerry; son, Terry Morin; stepsons, David VanHemel and wife Marie, and Don VanHemel and wife Debra; stepdaughters, Jean Blisick and husband Andrew, and Jan Steinle and husband Christopher; step grandchildren, Kelsey VanHemel, Mallory Remner, Jon Steinle, and Andrea Blisick; nieces, Joyce Prince, Debbie Nieman, Cindy Yates, and Peggy Borst; nephew, Brian Mirolla; great-nieces, Elizabeth Prince, Lindsey Borst, and Kayla Moody; and great-nephew, Joe Borst.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2023, at 11 a.m. at Michigan Memorial Park, Flat Rock, Mich.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or American Heart Association, P. O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the VanHemel family. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.