Island Cremations & Funeral Home ~ Merritt Island, Florida ~ 321-454-3331

ROSE M. KEEVES

keevesROSE M. KEEVES

APRIL 17, 1941

FEBRUARY 02, 2013

Rose Marie Keeves born April 17, 1941 went to be with the Lord on February 02, 2013. She was born to Peter and Pauline Gatto in Montclair, New Jersey and moved to Merritt Island in 1973.

Rose touched many lives with her kind heart, soft spoken nature and generosity. She was an entrepreneur most of her life owning and operating businesses that ranged from hair salon to a restaurant / bar  to an Ice Cream shop. She considered her home daycare her greatest achievement and it was the business she enjoyed the most.

Rose is survived by her mother Pauline Gatto, son Peter (Beth) Keeves and her daughter Kelly Oliver. She  is also survived by her grandchildren Michael, Tabitha, Antonio, Thomas and Jaymee.

The Family would like to express a special thank you to our Angel Jennifer McDowell and the staff at the Health Center of merritt Island.

A Celebration of Roses life will be held at 3pm on February 09, 2013 at the Calvery Chapel of Merritt Island 3500 N. Courtenay Pkwy Merritt Island, FL 32953.