Rose Marie Swank
1/29/1947 - 1/2/2018
Rose Marie Swank, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Services will be 10:30 am Friday, January 5, 2018 at Bellmead Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Terry Wilkerson officiating. Burial will be at Waco Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6 to 8 pm Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the funeral home. Rose was born January 29, 1947 in West, Texas to Robert and Albina (Koval) Middlebrook. She graduated from West High School in 1965 and married Jerry Swank on April 6, 1968. She was a Teacher Aide at La Vega Primary for 25 years. She always had a smile on her face and never met a stranger. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and traveling with the Tejas Travelers. She worked with her daughter on Frosty’s Tumblebus. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Bobby Middlebrook. Survivors include her husband, Jerry Swank; her daughter, Jeannie Frost and husband, Melvin; son, Kenneth John Swank and wife, Dianne; brothers, Ervin Middlebrook and wife, Margie and James Middlebrook; grandchildren, Mykenzie, Jonathan, Kason, Cade, Morgan and Marissa; several brothers and sisters-in-law including, Janet Schuetz and husband, Alfred; and many nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be, Jonathan Swank, Kason Frost, Cade Frost, Jason Schuetz, Kevin Pitts and Ervin Middlebrook Jr. The family would like to express a special thank you to the nurses and staff of West Rest Haven for their care and support.