It’s with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Rosemarie Burch on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at the age 81.
She was born in St. Boniface, MB on May 21, 1936 to her parents,Thomas Kirkup and Rosanna Baker.
She is survived by her son Wayne Burch (Kristine); daughter Sharon Greenberg (Rod Foell); daughter-in-law Marsha; granddaughter Liz Kornelsen (Mike) and their children Kaylee, Caleb, Anthony, Reagen; granddaughter Crystal Tomchyshyn (Brent Fraser); grandson Doug Burch (Julie) and their children, Brynn, Vanna; grandson Daniel Burch; granddaughter Amber Burch, and grandson Jeremy Burch. She is preceded in death by her husband Harry Burch; son Paul Burch; and brother Tom Kirkup.
Rose, or Nan to a lot of people, had a big personality and wasn’t afraid to speak her mind. She loved her family fiercely and was always there when they needed her. She was a generous individual and helping people was just part of who she was. She was a nurse’s aide for 33 years. She married her late husband in 1951. Rose lived in many different places such as France, Portage La Prairie and Vancouver but spent most of her life in Winnipeg.
A service is scheduled for Thursday, March 29th at 11:00 a.m. at Cropo Funeral Home, 1442 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Cancer Care.
The family would like to thank the staff at Maples Care Centre for their wonderful care this last year.