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Rosaltha “Rose” Lucille Eakin, age 83, passed away November 27, 2013, in King George, Virginia.
She was born January 10, 1930 in Bangkok, Siam (Thailand) the daughter of missionary parents.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John L. and Louise T. Eakin; her spouse, Jack W. Donohue; her son, Sgt. Michael Donohue; and a sister, Johnette Schuller.
In her younger years Rose was a performer. Later she became a veteran of the carnival world where she performed along with her husband. For many years she worked in the healthcare field and later hosted an education based traveling reptile show for children. She was an avid reader and loved to play Bingo.
She is survived by her daughters, Jalna, Carol, Kimberly, Mary, Ann, Lib and Linda; daughter-in-law, Rita; brother, Elwood; sister, Marjorie; 12 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements will be private.