Obituary: Richard D. Rose

STRATFORD — Mr. Richard D. Rose, of Stratford, formally of Waterbury, passed away on Saturday, April 23 at the age of 68.

Richard was born to Franklin T. and Helen Rose on July 20, 1947 in Derby. He grew up in Seymour. He served in the Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.

Richard is survived by his son, Scott Rose of Florida; two daughters, Tiffany Rose of Connecticut and Stephanie Rose of Tennessee; six grandchildren and one great-grandson; his brother, Franklin Rose Jr.; and three sisters, Lorraine Goldspink, Kathrine Pounds, and Sharon Rose

Burial will be held at the family’s convenience. Donations can be made to the VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) of Stratford.