Kyle LovernHeartland News Service

November 24, 2012

GROVE CITY, Ohio — Rosa Lee “Rose” Kirk Cobb, 60, of Grove City, Ohio, passed away Thursday, November 22, 2012 in Columbus.

Born January 31, 1952, in Logan, she was a daughter of the late Donald and Bessie McCloud Kirk. Also preceding her in death were her sisters, Joyce Fay Kirk and Helen Marie Kirk Hulvey, and her granddaughters, Sara Ann and Jessica Rose.

Rosa attended Lenore High School and subsequently became a LPN and began her career at Williamson Memorial Hospital after which she transferred to Riverside Hospital and then to Holzer Medical Center and finally to Doctors West Hospital. After her LPN career she switched gears and began work for ABM Facility Services and was a member of the Ohio Operating Engineers. Rosa enjoyed music, poetry, cooking and above all spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include her husband, David Cobb Sr.; children, Willis Donald, Curley Edward, Polly Loretta, Susan Renea, David Jr., James and Mark; brother, Julius Kirk of Chapmanville; sisters, Ruth Kirk of Columbus and Maudie Kirk of Gallipolis, Ohio, and many nieces, nephews, grandchildren and friends. Rosa’s life touched the hearts of many and her memory will continue to comfort warm and enrich their lives.

Memorial services will be held 10 a.m. Sunday, November 25, at Wellman Funeral Home and 4 p.m. Sunday at Spry-Kirk Cemetery, Rt. 1, Dingess.

Wellman Funeral Home of Circleville, Ohio, is in charge of the arrangements.