POLAND - Rosalie "Rose" Elizabeth Lucas, 88, wife of Lloyd H. Lucas of Poland, Ind., passed away on April 24, 2017, peacefully in her sleep. Rosalie was born in Vigo County on April 22, 1929.
She graduated from Riley High School in 1947. In addition to working on the family 282 acre farm, she also worked outside the home. She retired after 30 years of service at the Owen County Courthouse auditor's office, previously working in the clerk's office.
Rosalie is survived by her husband of 65 years, Lloyd H. Lucas of Poland. They were married on March 15, 1952. She is lovingly remembered by her family and friends for her kind smile, generous hospitality, love of reading, and delicious cooking, especially banana nut bread.
She is also survived by her brothers, Charles Raymond Myers (Patricia) of Terre Haute, Donald Myers (Suzanne) of Westview, Ky.; sister, Barbara Milner (Harvey) of Terre Haute; sister-in-law, Carole (Lucas) Cassida; special niece, Caitlin Myers Jennings (Phillip), and nephew, Donald "JR" Myers; and numerous other nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Lesta Myers of Terre Haute.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2017, at the West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home, in Spencer. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2017, also at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Carolina Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Carolina Cemetery Fund c/o Connie Sans 3765 Bandy Road, Poland IN. 47868.
Published on April 25, 2017