Janet L. Rose

August 1, 2022


Taunton- Janet L. (White) Rose, 77, of Taunton, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 1, 2022 at the West Acres Health Care in Brockton, MA.  She was the daughter of the late Alice (Ferreira) and John F. White.  

Janet is survived by her children; Lisa Mikulis and her husband Jason of Taunton and Jill Rose of Taunton.  She was the twin sister to Janice Johnson and her husband Robert of Colorado Springs, Judith Silvia and her husband David of Taunton, John White JR and his wife Melancey  of Rye, NH.  Janet was the grandmother to Timothy (TJ) and his wife Alyssa, Brody and Scott.  She is also the mother-in-law of William Moran.  She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews.  Janet was the sister of the late Jeffrey F. White.

Janet was a graduate of Taunton High School and went on to attend Stonehill College.  Janet worked at Bradlee’s and later at Target while raising her children until her retirement.  She was a devoted Communicant of St. Mary’s Church.  Throughout the years, Janet could be found volunteering for one of the many organizations her daughter’s were involved in along with the groups associated with St. Mary’s Parish.   A 2013 Marian Medal Recipient, Janet taught Religious Education for many years at St. Mary’s Parish.  She was a member of the St. Mary’s Women’s Guild and a volunteer book keeper for St. Mary’s School Bingo.  As a member of St. Mary’s St. Vincent De Paul she took pleasure in helping others at the food pantry and time spent at Pennies from Heaven with her fellow Vincentians.  Janet would be a daily volunteer for the Taunton Girls Club in the 1970’s and 1980’s or, she would be selling tickets and concessions for the Taunton Theater Group.  She enjoyed puzzles and games of all types, baking for her family and friends.  Janet found much joy with traveling with her sisters and their husbands as well as visiting their brother and sister-in-law in New Hampshire. 

The family would like to extend their warmest gratitude to the staff of West Acres Health Care, especially Janet’s dear friend, Nidia, for all of your kindness in her final days. 

Donations in Janet’s memory in lieu of flowers can be made to St. Mary’s - St. Vincent De Paul Society 14 St. Mary Square Taunton, MA 02780

Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours for Janet on Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 9am to 11am in the Crapo Hathaway Funeral Home 350 Somerset Ave Taunton, followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30am in St. Mary Church in Taunton.

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Calling Hours
August 13, 2022

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA 02780
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Mass of Christian Burial
August 13, 2022

11:30 AM
St. Mary's Church
114 St. Mary's Square
Taunton, MA 02780
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