Cover photo for James Robert Rose's Obituary
James Robert Rose Profile Photo
1932 James 2020

James Robert Rose

August 31, 1932 — December 30, 2020

Rose, James - It is with great sadness we announce the death of JAMES ROBERT ROSE on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the age of 88.  Loving father to daughter Vicky (Bill) Murphy of Oakville and son Doug (Pam) Rose of Corunna.  Cherished forever in the hearts of his granddaughters; Trisha (Dave) Simon, Sarah Poxon, Erin and Justine Rose.  Predeceased by his loving wife Mary “Doreen” (Ward) Rose after 55 years of marriage.  He enjoyed Sarnia Sting Hockey games and spending time with his coffee buddies. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St Joseph's Hospice Resource Centre of Sarnia - Lambton. Due to the Covid-19 crisis and the current restrictions placed on funeral homes a celebration of James’ life will be private. Those who wish may view the service live at on Friday January 8, 2021 at 11:00 am.   Arrangements entrusted to the D. J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE (102 N. Victoria St, Sarnia). Memories, photos or messages of condolence may be shared at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Robert Rose, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Private family services to be held.

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 11

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree