Rosie Mary Heth

Date of Birth

Apr 27,1921

Date of Death

Jun 23,2009

NAME Rose M. Heth age 88, of Elburn, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at Bethany Healthcare Center, DeKalb. BORN: She was born April 27, 1921 at home in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Emil Edward and Antonia (Baron) Hanzlik.EARLY YEARS:She grew up and attended local schools in Chicago, graduating from Kelly High School in 1940. EDUCATION: Rose attended a business school for a short time before working as a secretary at Goldblatt Department Store and later at Spiegel’s. MARRIAGE: She met the man of her dreams at the Paradise Ballroom where Roger J. Heth was an instructor. They were united in marriage on November 26, 1946 in Wheaton, IL. RESIDENTIAL HISTORY: They made their home and began a family in Chicago. Rose raised the children and made their house a home. In 1960, they moved to Brookfield where Rose was employed by Ever Ready Printing for 27 years, retiring in 1992. Rose continued to make her home in Brookfield after Roger’s death in 1989 before moving to Elburn following her retirement. SURVIVORS: She now leaves one daughter, Marge (Ronald) Herold and their children Brian and Brant of Elburn, One son, Eric Heth and Jacqueline Heth and their children, Sarah and Emily of Lemont, IL, Several nieces and nephews and a close circle of friends. PRECEDED:She now joins her parents and husband Roger, two sisters, Mildred Hanzlik and Bessie Kral, two brothers, James and Emil Hanzlik, one son Henry Heth and one great-grandson, Daniel Herold who preceded her in death. MEMORIAL In lieu of services and flowers, a memorial has been established in her name. Checks may be made to the "Rose M. Heth Memorial" and mailed in care of P.O. Box 66, Elburn, 60119. Tributes may also be forwarded to the same address or on the web at

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