Rose Marie Duchnak 1927-2019

WARREN — Rose Marie Duchnak, 92, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.

She was born Aug. 17, 1927, in Manhattan, a daughter of the late John and Margaret Kopriva Roca.

Rose was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and was employed at Trumbull Lamp for 30 years.

On June 13, 1947, Rose married the love of her life, John Duchnak, in Russell, Ky. They shared 43 years of marriage and many memories together until his passing April 2, 1991.

Rose was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Church. She was also a member of American Legion, Amvets, Civilian Conservation Corp. Alumni and VFW No. 1090 and Army Navy No. 426. Rose enjoyed camping, crossword puzzles, casinos, fishing, traveling and crocheting.

She is survived by her children, John Paul (Linda) Duchnak of Niles, Barbara (John) Gray of Warren and Jacqueline Zandarski of Warren; grandson Brian (Katie) Duchnak; granddaughter Amanda (Dustin) Lindsay; and great-grandsons Nicholas John Duchnak and Joseph Thomas Duchnak.

In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Roca, and a sister, Rita Genetta.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Pastor Jim Dittmar will officiate.

Friends may pay their respects 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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