Rose Marie Tracey, 85, of Lakeview, passed away Saturday evening, Nov. 26, 2016, at her home.
Rose was born Jan. 27, 1931, in Sidney, a daughter of the late Emerson and Clyda Baker Carey. She married Jack L. Tracey in May 1950 and he preceded her in death in June 2000. She was also preceded in death by three sons, Bill Tracey, Jimmy Tracey and Jack Tracey; a brother, Gene Carey; a sister, Geneva Kirkendall; and son-in-law, Robert Ackley.
She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Thaman of Sidney and Cathy Ackley of Springfield; a son, Terry Tracey of Lakeview; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Rose retired from Yeasel’s in Lewistown after 20 years. She was an avid reader and enjoyed watching NASCAR.
Memorial services begin at 4 pm, Sunday, Dec. 4, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Lakeview, with visitation two hours prior.
Memorial contributions may be given in Mrs. Tracey’s name to Dayton Children’s Hospital and Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation.
Condolences may be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.