Rose Ella Albertsen, 82, of Bremerton Washington died March 25, 2011 at Martha and Mary Nursing Home. She was born in Everett Washington on May 10, 1928 to Herb and Daisy (Rosebourgh) Miller. She graduated from Mt Si High School in Snoqualmie in May 1946. She married Robert Harris Albertsen on May 31, 1946 in Seattle. After her marriage, she settled in Bremerton and raised her family. She was active in all her children's lives and also took care of many children at her in home day care. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, quilting and other hand crafts. Many family members and friends have things she made by hand with love. She also enjoyed family camping trips and playing cards on Mondays with her friends. Survivors include her two sons, Robert (Tom) and his wife Janet of Port Orchard and John of Whidbey Island; two daughters, Anne Marie Albertsen of Hansville, and Sandra Albertsen of Bremerton; a brother, Frank Miller of Bremerton; 5 sisters, June Gunderson of Redmond, May Wilson and Sharon Posey of North Bend and Georgia Kramer and Marilyn Kassian of Snoqualmie; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Robert H. Albertsen and her brother Herbert Miller, Jr. There will be a gathering for family and friends on April 16, 2011a t 1:00 at the Clubhouse at McCormick Woods, 5155 McCormick Woods Dr. SW, Port Orchard WA 98367. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Martha and Mary Foundation 19160 Front St. NE, Poulsbo WA 98370.
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