Rose M. Flora, 63, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY — Rose M. Flora, 63, Watertown, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Samaritan Medical Center.

A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with Pastor Jeffrey Smith officiating. Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. Friday prior to the funeral.  Celebration of Life gathering will be Sunday, Dec. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the community room of the Creekwood Apartments complex.

She was born in Watertown, January 19, 1955, a daughter to the Late Ted Flora, Sr. and Dorothy Thomas Flora.  She graduated from Watertown High School in 1974.  Rose was a licensed beautician for 40 years.

Rose enjoyed Bingo and road trips with her friends.  She was a loving mother, Nana, daughter, sister, auntie and cousin.  She always cared for others and is continuing her caring spirit after her passing by being and organ donor.  She will be missed by her family, friends and all who made her acquaintance.

Rose is survived by her mother and step-father, Dorothy Flora and Fernando Caballero, Watertown; her son Scott J., Watertown; four grandchildren Madison Young, Montana, Matthew Cain, Carthage, Emma Cain, Carthage, McKenna Cain, Florida; her sisters Christine Randall, Sherry Donoghue, Kathy Collins, Kari McKinney, all of Watertown and Toni (Leon, Jr.) France, Brownville; a brother Ted Flora Jr., Florida; aunts, uncles and cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to her family.

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