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Painesville Location

1000 Mentor Avenue Painesville, Ohio 44077

Willoughby Location

38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, Ohio 44094

Mentor Location

6330 Center Street Mentor, Ohio 44060

Rosemary Nicholson (nee Stankus)

09/01/1945 — 08/30/2022

A close-up photo of Rosemary Nicholson formerly Stankus smiling for the camera

Rosemary Nicholson (nee Stankus), age 76 of Willowick, passed away August 30th, 2022 at home surrounded by her family. She was born September 1st, 1945 in Cleveland to the late Joseph and Hazel Stankus.

Rose retired as an administrative assistant from Medical Insurance companies.

Rose enjoyed knitting, crocheting, cooking, making cookie cut outs, outings with Kaiser friends and Tripoly game nights. She loved all the great neighbors and friends she had through the years, especially KP dinner and movie Gals. She loved spending time with her family.

Rose was the loving wife for 41 years to Samuel Nicholson; beloved mother of Brian (Sue) Boehringer, and Pamela (Victoria Grasse) Boehringer; stepmother of Harold Nicholson; cherished grandmother of Elizabeth and Sarah Boehringer, and the late Joey Boehringer and Sam Nicholson; dearest sister of Bernie Stankus, Sue Wolfe and the late Edward (Jackie) Stankus; aunt of many; dearest grand pups, Emmie, Olive and Loki.

A memorial mass will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday, September 3rd, 2022 at St. Mary Magdalene Church, 32114 Vine Street, Willowick, OH 44095. Burial to follow at All Souls Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral Home, 1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville.

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3 Replies to “Rosemary Nicholson (nee Stankus)”

  1. My greatest sympathy to the family and all Rose’s loved ones. Rose was a wonderful person, always cheerful and great chef! I will miss her very much.


  2. Rose always had such a warm and beautiful smile. She was the sweetest person I have ever known.


  3. So sorry for your loss


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