Rosemarie “Rose” J. Drobney (March 24, 1942 – October 29, 2010)


Rosemarie “Rose” J. Drobney, 68 of Zanesville died Friday, October 29, 2010 at home following a sudden illness.

She was born Tuesday, March 24, 1942 in Sharon PA the daughter of John B. Marrow and Angeline (Jordan) Marrow.

She was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church . She graduated from Sharpsville High School in 1960 and from Meadville School of Nursing in 1962 having earned her nursing degree. She was retired as a Registered Nurse from Good Samaritan Hospital. She was a member and past president of the Genesis Good Samaritan Charity Circle.

Rosemarie is survived by two daughters: Kristy L. Drobney and Lori (Don) Gloeckner both of Oxford; two grandchildren: Samuel & Molly Gloeckner; her mother, Angeline (Jordan) Marrow and a sister Angela Masson both of Sharpsville, PA. She was preceded in death by her father Mr. John B. Marrow and her husband Robert “Bob” J. Drobney who died April 3, 2008.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 1:30 PM on Tuesday, November 02, 2010 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church 925 East Main Street Zanesville with Fr. Martin Ralko as celebrant. Family will receive friends at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 275 Sunrise Center Rd. from 2:30 to 4:00pm following the funeral service. Burial will take place at a later date in Oxford Ohio.

Memorial Contributions can be made to Genesis Charity Circle in Rose’s memory.

Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville Ohio. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit