August 4, 1928 - February 29, 2016
Rose Marie Brooks, 87, of Athens, NY, went home to be with the Lord Monday, February 29th. She was surrounded by her family. Rose Marie was predeceased by her parents Carmella Ciampa Olivett and Contsantine Olivett of Athens. Her brothers, Nicholas, Dominic, Ralph (Chippy), Anthony (Butch) and Joseph Olivett, and her sister Mary Proper. She is survived by her sisters, Emma Ryan and her husband Lloyd of Athens, and Linda McComb of Las Vegas, her brothers, Thomas Olivett and his wife Elizabeth (Bette) of Coxsackie, and John Olivett of Cairo, her daughter, Jackie Capra and her husband Michael Capra of Staatsburg, her three grand children, Christina Capra and Stephanie Capra also of Staatsburg, and Nicholas Capra and his wife Amy, of Red Hook, their two children, her great-granddaughters, Sophia and Jackie. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews that she loved dearly! ' Rose Marie worked for many years at Dr. Karims' office in Catskill and loved taking care of the Mom's to be and meeting their baby's when they were born. She went on to work in the Greene County Sheriff's office and then the Greene County Courthouse where she made many lasting friendships. The main focus of Rose Marie's life everyday was her family. Rose was a single mom who worked hard to raise for her daughter. She took great joy in her three grandchildren. "Nanny" was involved in every part of their lives and never missed a moment! Calling hours will be Friday March 4th at Richards Funeral Home in Athens from 5 to 8 pm and a mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Patrick's in Athens, Saturday March 5th at 9:30 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to her favorite charity, the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Computer Drive S #104, Albany, NY 12205. Condolences may be made at www.richardsfuneralhomeinc.net.
Rose Marie Brooks, 87, of Athens, NY, went home to be with the Lord Monday, February 29th. She was surrounded by her family. Rose Marie was predeceased by her parents Carmella Ciampa Olivett and Contsantine Olivett of Athens. Her brothers,... View Obituary & Service Information
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