Rose M. Brough, age 100, of Butler, passed away Sat., June 5, 2021 at Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Butler on Jan. 28, 1921, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Louise DeFoggi Acquaviva.
She was a homemaker. She formerly worked at the Butler Public Library and the Butler City Building and as a lunch monitor at Center Township School.
Rose was a member of Saint Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church. She belonged to the 55 & Alive at St. Michael’s.
She was a fan of the lottery and bingo.
Rose is survived by one son, John R. Brough, Jr. and his wife, Joyce, of Butler; two daughters, Aloise Pupkiewicz, of Parma, Ohio, and Marguerite Black and her husband, Rick, of Butler; one sister-in-law, Mary Acquaviva, of Butler; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild..
She was preceded in death by her husband, John R. “Bob” Brough, Sr, whom she married Feb. 28, 1949 and who passed away June 1, 1974; six brothers; two sisters; and one son-in-law, Glenn Pupkiewicz.
Friends will be received at Martin Funeral Home, Inc., 429 Center Ave., Butler, on Mon. June 7, from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tues., June 8, at 10 a.m. from Saint Andrew Roman Catholic Church, 1660 N. Main St. Ext., Butler, with Rev. Kevin C. Fazio officiating.
Burial will take place in St. Michael’s Cemetery.