ESCANABA - Dennis M. (Inglesby) Rose, 68, of Escanaba, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012, at his home following a lengthy illness.
Dennis was born March 5, 1944, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Paul and Gloria (Ginder) Rose. Dennis served his country proudly during the Vietnam War while serving in the United States Air Force from 1962 to 1966. Dennis was a bus operator for the Chicago Transit Authority for 25 years, retiring in 1999. He was an avid gun collector and a member of the Escanaba Rod and Gun Club and was also a Free and Accepted Mason. Dennis enjoyed the outdoors, was a recreational fisherman and in his retirement enjoyed spending time on his property in Wells.
He is survived by two sons, Keith (Maureen) Inglesby and Justin Inglesby; one daughter, Shelly Inglesby; one stepdaughter, Michele Martin; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; two sisters, Vivian Inglesby and Patricia McCloud; and his close friend and companion, Margaret "Maggie" Inglesby.
He was preceded in death by his son, Scott; his parents; and a step-brother, John "Jocko" Inglesby.
Graveside services will be Saturday, May 26, at 9 a.m. at the Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery with Rev. Fr. Emmett Norden officiating. Military rites will be presented by the Delta County Veterans Council.
For additional information or to leave the family a message of condolence, go to www.skradskifuneralhomes.com.