Rose L. Redmon, age 87, of Carlyle, passed away Sunday, January 18 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. Funeral services for 87 year old Rose L. Redmon will be held Saturday, January 24 at 10:00 a.m. at Zieren Day Funeral Home in Carlyle. Burial will be in Green Mount Protestant Cemetery. Friends may call Friday, January 23 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Rose Redmon was born on January 12, 1928, in East St. Louis, Illinois a daughter of Anton Karl and Avelina A. “Silvinia” (Viner) Grahmann. She married V. Noble Redmon, Jr. on November 24, 1954, at Signal Hill Methodist Church. Her husband preceded her in death on January 28, 2007.
Survivors include a daughter – Ruthann Redmon of Carlyle; a son – Noble Redmon and wife Jane of Carterville; 2 grandchildren – Bridget Redmon of Oregon and Nobie Redmon of California; and 10 grand lambs. She is also survived by her in-laws – Rita Grahmann of Salt Lake City, and Virginia Brown and husband Edward of Shiloh, and many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Redmon was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a brother – Charles Robert Grahmann.
In the late ‘40s, Rose owned and operated Roseanne’s Beauty Shop in East St. Louis for many years. She later was a bus driver, and was a collector of many things. She enjoyed gardening, visiting with neighbors, crafts, especially sewing, knitting, and wood crafts. Rose also loved cooking and baking.
Mrs. Redmon was a member of the Wood Carvers Club, the Alton Boat Club, and the Swansea Moose Lodge.
Zieren Day Funeral Home
1111 Clinton Street
Carlyle, Il 62231