Timothy Frances Rose was welcomed into the arms of his Savior Our Lord Jesus Christ on May 14, 2017.
Tim was born on July 23, 1953 in Cleveland Ohio one of six children to Joseph and Adelyn (Gareau) Rose. He was a beloved brother to Joseph B Rose III, Margaret Lucille Christopher (David), Thomas Patrick Rose ( Cathy), Kathleen Rose Justinak (Jeff) and James Michael Rose. Tim was a loving uncle to Karolyn Shaw, Gregory and Thomas Christopher, Austin and Alexandra Justinak, Ashlyn, Joseph Daniel and Kaitlin Rose. He was the Great Uncle to Brandon, Andrew and Julia Shaw, Nicholas, Matthew, Benjamin and Colette Christopher, and Silas Scallion-Justinak.
Tim was a long time resident of Avon Ohio and attended Saint Williams Grade School in Euclid and Saint Edwards High School in Lakewood. He was an academic athlete and received football scholarships attending both The University of Dayton and Baldwin Wallace College in Berea.
Tim was a practicing attorney in the Cleveland area for over 35 years. He was an avid sports fan specifically college sports his favorite teams were the Oklahoma Sooners and Kentucky Wildcats or as Tim would say " Go Big Blue"! He loved The Dallas Cowboys and supported The Cavs, Indians and Browns. One of his main joys was listening to oldies music. He prided himself in knowing every artist , lyric and song from the 60's and 70's. Those that knew him would attest to his love of the sun or " laying out for that tan". He was a true lover of animals and specifically dogs, taking in several who needed homes over the years... these were his children. Tim found humor in just about everything and would chat with a stranger finding a way to connect instantaneously! He was loved by so many people from different walks of life for his kindness and quick wit. His friends from The Cabin Club lovingly named him "Timmels", our family called him Timmy and Bear! Tim was truly one of a kind, when he was born they broke the mold. Our hears are broken but we know we will meet again!
Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Family and Friends are invited to meet for Mass of Christian Burial 10 am Saturday at Holy Trinity Church, 33601 Detroit Avenue, Avon, 44011. Friends may call at Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Avenue, Avon 4-8 pm Friday.
The Family asks in Lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to be used for expenses by the family made out to: Estate of Timothy F. Rose, c/o Maggie Christopher, 34200 Brookmead Court #404, Solon, Ohio 44139.