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Kelvin Ray Rose

Kelvin Ray Rose

Jul 5, 1965 - May 5, 2011
Memorial services for Kelvin R. "Kelly" Rose of Dubois are at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, at Dubois High School in Dubois. Cremation has taken place.

Mr. Rose died in a boating accident on Torrey Lake east of Dubois on Thursday, May 5, 2011. He was 45.

Kelvin Ray Rose was born in Riverton on July 5, 1965, the son of Ronald and Patricia (Titterington) Rose. He grew up in Cordova, Alaska, and was graduated from Dubois High School with the Class of 1983.

He married Diana M. Mefford, together they had two children Elizabeth and Jessica. They later divorced.

He later married Melony L. (Maher) on August 13, 2010 in Dubois.

Mr. Rose was a commercial fisherman. He also worked as a truck driver, stagecoach driver, horse trainer, and roughneck in the oil fields.

He was of the LDS faith.

His family said Mr. Rose enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, fixing things, riding horses, rock hunting, spending time with his family and grandson, and counseling others.

Survivors include his wife, Melony L. Rose of Dubois; a son, John Kirkpatrick of Dubois; daughters, Elizabeth Rose of Riverton, Hannah Maher of Dubois, Jessica Damveld of Lander, and Sarah Yeoman of Sheridan; a grandson, Kevin Prince; his parents, Ronald and Patricia Rose of Dubois; Ronald Rose of Dubois; brothers, Gale Rose and wife Lisa of Casper, Patrick Rose and wife Trisha of Dubois, and Frank Rose and wife Jody of Dubois; grandmother, Nellie Rose.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Ray Rose, and maternal grandparents, Frank and Betty Titterington.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.