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Rose Mary Metzger

March 22, 1943 — November 29, 2014

P. DEAN HOMER FUNERAL HOME 206 WATER STREET PO BOX 1 DUSHORE, PA 18614 TEL 570 928-8163 FAX 570 928-8116 Email   OBITUARY   November 29, 2014   Rose Mary Metzger, age 71, of Dushore, PA passed away suddenly on Saturday, November 29, 2014 while on vacation in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Rose was born March 22, 1943, daughter of the late Anton and Rose (Traub) Humbach in Hay Township, Michigan.  She graduated from Beaverton High School, Beaverton, Michigan a member of the class of 1961.  She married Paul Metzger of Beaverton, Michigan on September 1, 1962.  She moved with her husband several times in her life including three years in Sydney, Australia.  Before retirement she lived in Horsham, PA and moved to Dushore, PA with her husband in 2005. She was a loving spouse, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and enjoyed being with her family. Rose was a member of St. Basil the Great Church, Dushore, PA. Surviving: Spouse: Paul at home Children:   Pamela (Anthony) Sypula, Columbus, IN   Michael (Melinda) Metzger, Colorado Springs, CO   Matthew (Dawn) Metzger, Holly, MI   Six grandchildren:   Holly Metzger, Wixom, MI   Amy Metzger, Commerce Twp, MI   Andrew Sypula, Columbus, IN   Samantha Metzger, Holly, MI   Seth Metzger,  Colorado Springs, CO     Ryan Metzger, Colorado Springs, CO   Three great grandchildren:   Madilyn Reyes, Wixom, MI       Alexis Reyes, Wixom MI   Collin Bogan, Commerce Twp, MI   Brothers and sisters       John (Laurel) Humbach, Sterling Hts, MI   Joseph (Marvella) Humbach, Livonia, MI   Veronica (Carl) Winn, Fenton, MI   Richard (Adelaide) Humbach, Warren, MI   Michael (Nancy) Humbach, Smiths Grove, MI   And also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family.           Rose was predeceased by two grandchildren:  Anthony Sypula II (1989), Ian Sypula (1991); and a brother: Stephen Humbach (1974) and two sister: Anna Lusk (1983), and Edna Raupp (1970)             A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, December 6th 2014 at St. Basil’s Church, Dushore, PA with the Rev. Richard Rojas, her pastor, presiding.  Interment will be in Michigan.             Friends may call at the church from 10:30 A.M. until the time of the service.   Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, PA.             The family will provide the flowers and ask that memorial contributions be sent to the I.H.M Endowment Fund, PO Box 307, Dushore, PA 18614             To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to   To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rose Mary Metzger, please visit our flower store.


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