Rose Anwander, 71 years young, resident of Brooklyn, NY was called home into the arms of the Lord on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019. Graduate of St. Michaels and Bishop Kearney, she was devout in her faith. Fearless in her battle with a sickness that takes too many, she remained steadfast in her values; faith, family and compassion. A devoted Catholic and Mother, Rose is survived by her husband Arthur of 51 years, her children: Michele, Heather, Kerry, Kristy and Arthur, 12 Grandchildren: Mark, Kerry, Emily, Josephine, George, Grace, James, Rosie, Arthur, Emma, Rudy and Liam. She was born on September 16, 1947 in County Meath, Ireland to her beloved parents Josephine & Christopher Gaffney. Together with her parents and siblings: Stella, Ann, Patricia, Sheila, Irene, Linda, Thomas and Christopher she moved to America and settled in Brooklyn New York in 1958. With a genuine, kind soul and a smile as bright as the sun, she touched all who knew her. She will forever be missed and loved. Love you for always, Honey, Mom and Mima!