Catherine Eleanor Rose

February 20, 1941 - October 31, 2008

02/20/1941 - 10/31/2008

Past Services

Monday November 03, 2008
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions
Tuesday November 04, 2008
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Tuesday November 04, 2008
10:00 am
St. Alphonsus Catholic Church
2111 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304 232-4353 | Directions
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions

ROSE, Catherine Eleanor Little, 67, of Wheeling, died Friday, October 31, 2008 in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

Catherine was born February 20, 1941 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Francis “Dick” and Catherine Ganoe Little. She was a member of the former St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Wheeling.

In addition to her parents, Catherine was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and George Little.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Jack A. Rose Sr.; three children, Jack A. Rose Jr. and his wife Maureen, Jeff A. Rose and Jodie A. Rose, all of Wheeling; a sister, Joyce Nickerson and her husband, Ronald of Wheeling; three grandchildren, Adam and Danae Rose, and Drew O’ Connell; two step-grandchildren, Aubrey and Emily Sargent; and several nieces, nephews and friends.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 pm, Monday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 7:00 pm.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Frank O’Kruta as celebrant. Interment will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

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greg glover
8 years ago

Dear Jack and family,

Sorry to hear about your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you buddy.

My god bless you and your family,

Greg Glover

Leanne Verner
8 years ago

Dear Jodie and Family,

Our most heartfelt sympathy is with you at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

xoxo Jeff, Leanne, Christian, Ava and Noah

Cindy Price
8 years ago

Dear Rose Family,

Valerie and Amanda will always have happy childhood memories with Cathy and for that alone, Greg and I will always be in her debt.

Love and prayers,


Tammy Hackenberg
8 years ago

Jack and family,

My sincere sympathy on your loss. I just found out today. I will keep you in my prayers.


Eleanor Prager & Lola Edge
8 years ago

Jack and family,

We are deeply sadden to hear of cathy’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

God Bless you

Eleanor & Lola

Maggie Vidonic
8 years ago

Jack, Sr, Jack, Jeff, Jodi, Adam & Danaie,

I,m so sorry for your loss, you are in my thoughts and prayers. gos bless.

Maggie & family

Richard Kieldsing
8 years ago

Jack, you and your family have my sincere condolances.


Tony Terretti
8 years ago

Jack, you and your family have my sinscere condolances. I have great memories of cathy and yourself from South Wheeing.

8 years ago

Jack, young Jack, Jody & Jeff:

Karen and I were deeply sadden to hear of your Mother’s passing.

I could go on for pages remembering all the good you Mom did and all the enjoyable moments we all shared.

Our prayers and thoughts are with you all.

God Bless you.

Blair & Karen

Christina Haglock Stenda
8 years ago

JackAnimal, Jack Jr, Jeff and Jodie…. your family is in my thoughts and prayers at this time of sorrow…. Cathy was a great person and like a mother to all of us growing up…. she will be missed by all who’s lives she touch

Dale Richter
8 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

God Bless you,

Dale and Kim Richter