Mary Rose GillApril 17,2013
Mary Rose GillMary Rose Gill
CENTER RUTLAND — Mary Rose Gill, 94, of Center Rutland died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Mountain View Center.
She was born April 14, 1919, in Center Rutland, the daughter of Karol and Helen (Kraus) Gill.
She was a member of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in West Rutland, and was a lifetime resident of Center Rutland.
She was employed by Killington Glove Factory for 37 years, and for General Electric Co. for 10 years, retiring Feb. 1, 1985.
Surviving are six nieces and three nephews.
She was predeceased by a sister, Nellie, and by seven brothers, Anthony Gill, Louis Gill, Walter Gill, John Gill, Peter Gill, Frank Gill and Joseph Gill.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Vincent Coppola, pastor.
Graveside services will be held in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, with a reception to follow.
Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Mullin-Clifford Funeral Home in West Rutland.
Contributions may be made to St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Barnes Street, West Rutland, VT 05701.
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