Rosemary Colwes

Rosemary F. Colwes

Monday, December 16th, 1929 - Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Obituary

In Loving Memory of Rosemary F. Colwes
December 16, 1929-May 21, 2019.

In 1952 she married David W. Colwes Jr., her beloved husband for 46 years until his death 1998. Loving mother of Dean (Debbie) Colwes and Tracy (Matt) Scott; Cherished grandmother of Aaron (Shana) Colwes, Brandon Colwes, Trevor (Megan) Colwes and Kalan (Bethany Lockerbie) Scott; Cherished great grandmother of David and Lucy Colwes, Jack and Elise Colwes and Arya Scott; dear sister to the late Loretta Proie. Among her descendants are her sisters’ children; Sherry Miller, Mark Proie and many nieces and nephews. Rosemary Graduated from South Hills High School in 1946. She worked for the Koppers Corporation before marriage and followed her husband in the Army to Munich Germany where she worked for Radio Free Europe, with extensive European travel for 1 year. Moving to Mt. Lebanon in 1963 and working for Pediatricians McHenry & Lanz as office manager for 20 plus years. She was a member of Sunset Hills Presbyterian Church and a passionate conservative who loved her country. Rosemary passed due to natural causes at 89 years of age but lived a rich life. A devoted mom, grandmother, and loving sister. She will forever remain in our thoughts but especially in our hearts, Love you Mom. A service will be held Tuesday May 28, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Mt. Lebanon cemetery. Arrangements by BEINHAUERS (412 531-4000). Please view or add tributes at www.beinhauer.com
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 | 2:30pm
    When
    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 2:30pm
    Location
    Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
    Address
    509 Washington Road
    PITTSBURGH, PA 15228
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    A service will be held Tuesday May 28, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Mt. Lebanon cemetery.
  • Interment

    Location
    Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
    Address
    509 Washington Road
    PITTSBURGH, PA 15228
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Affiliations

  • Presbyterian Church USA

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Greene Family

Posted at 01:58pm
Please accept my family’s sincere condolences on the loss of your dear loved one Mrs. Colwes. May you find comfort in fond memories of her, and hope in God’s assured promise to shortly awaken those asleep in death to perfect health and conditions under his new earthly government.

TL Scott

Posted at 12:59pm
Correction mom graduated in 1946!
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Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 11:13am
Love & Kisses to our favorite Aunt, Sherry, Shana, Tara, Jon, Maya & Brooke
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