Rose H. (Gwizdala) Kitts

Birth: January 14th, 1919
Death: September 6th, 2018
Age: 99 years

Rose H. (Gwizdala) Kitts

Auburn, Michigan


Died Thursday afternoon September 6, 2018 at McLaren Bay Region, age 99.

She was born the daughter of the late August and Mary (Wejrowski) Gwizdala

on January 14, 1919 and had resided in this area all her life. She worked at the

Wolverine Knitting Mills and as a welder during World War II. After she and

Ben were married she was the head bookkeeper at the A & P Grocery Store.

On August 10, 1946 she married Benjamin Kitts, he predeceased her. She is

survived by four children; Gary (Vicki) Kitts, East Lansing, Karen (Michael)

Batelli, Tusczon, Arizona, Suzanne (Richard) Dent, Grand Blanc, Michigan,

Dale (Maureen) Kitts, Freeland, Michigan, 14 grandchildren, 9 great-grand-

children, one sister; Delores (Tony) Miktovich, Brighton, Michigan, one sister

in-law; Julia Gwizdala, Auburn, Michigan and many nieces and nephews. She

was also predeceased by four sisters and three brothers.


The funeral liturgy will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. Wednesday September 12,

2018 at St. Gabriel Parish (West Campus-Fisherville). Rev. Fr. Thomas E.

Sutton will officiate. The rite of committal will take place at 2:00 p.m. in

St. Anthony Cemetery (Fisherville). Rose’s family will receive friends at

the CHURCH on Wednesday morning from 10:00 a.m. until time of liturgy.

Those planning an expression of sympathy, envelopes for the charity of the

donor’s choice will be available. Arrangements entrusted to the care of the

Auburn Chapel of the Cunningham-Taylor Funeral Homes, Inc., (989) 662-


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