Rose 'Rosie' Maria Olive Manning

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Rose 'Rosie' Maria Olive Manning

November 17, 1948 - February 16, 2019

Registered Nurse, (Retired). Beloved Grandmother of Mari-Jane Manning, Mother of Jason Manning, (predeceased), Wife of Jerome Manning, (predeceased), Sister of Leon Labarge, (Wife Cathy).

Rosie was a pioneer in the field of community-based nursing, starting one of Northern Ontario’s first home nursing companies, Care Plus Nursing Services.  Her true passion was palliative care and through her decades long career Rosie improved the lives of all in her care. A devoted mother and grandmother, Rosie will be dearly missed by family and friends but her contributions to the lives of others will live on forever.  Condolences received at


Jayne Dennis - March 3, 2019

I will miss seeing Rosie at Extendicare - always had good chats with her ...Jaynepsw.

Sandra Mitchell - March 2, 2019

I worked with Rose at Streamway Villa in Cobourg, she was a treasure to work with. Such a kind and gentle soul. I really enjoyed working with her. Sending sincere condolences to all of her family and friends.