Visitation: Visitation, without family, will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.
Service: Private family Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 12, at St. Dominic Catholic Church.
Service: Livestream link
Rose Rock, age 90, died Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Sanford USD Medical Center. Private family Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 12, at St. Dominic Catholic Church. Visitation, without family, will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Canton Good Samaritan Center.
Rose Catherine was born on March 16, 1930 in Cincinnati, IA to Roy and Oral (Mcintire) Ervin. She grew up and attended school in Cincinnati. She married William Rock on April 5, 1948. Ten children were born to this union.
In addition to raising her family, Rose enjoyed crocheting baby blankets and hand towels, helping her family at the family fireworks stand, bowling, and attending the IA girls state basketball tournament.
She is survived by her children: Terry, Claremore, OK, Jim, Richland, WA, Bob (Ellen), Sioux Falls, SD, Mike, Canton, SD, Paul (Josephine), Fallon, NV, Alice (Tom) Kadinger, Bernie (Christy) and Patty (Dean) VanBockern, all of Canton, SD; 28 grandchildren; 64 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter; 2 sisters; along with a numerous extended relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 50 years, Bill; son, Donald; daughter, Margaret; 1 brother; and 1 sister.