Rosemary K. Poe, 72, of Elkhart, passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021, at East Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born in Marion, IN on May 2, 1949, to the late Earl Andrew and Beulah L. (McCarti) Poe.
Rosemary is survived by her brothers, Joe (Nan) Poe of Killeen, TX and Paul (Julie) Poe of Goshen; sisters, Rita Mae Moore of Elkhart and Kathy (Al) Livings; many nieces and nephews; and many more great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Nelly Jane and Betty Jean Poe.
Family and friends are called to gather on Friday, October 8, 2021, from 9-10 a.m. at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St. in Elkhart with a service at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Kevin Yoder officiating. A graveside service will follow at Elkhart Prairie Cemetery in Goshen.
Rosemary was a beautiful soul who was outgoing, playful, creative, and loved by all who knew her. In her spare time, she loved to crochet hats and booties for her family which extended out to children in schools and people in need at homeless shelters. Rosemary was also an artist who enjoyed painting and working with many beautiful colors. She attended Belmont Mennonite Church in Elkhart for several years with her sister, Rita and was an active member for Aktion and Project Promise while she was in ADEC. Rosemary will be missed greatly by her loving family and many friends.
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