OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
807 South Cherry Stree, P.O. Box 5254, Pine Bluff, AR
Rose Reginelli VanVeckhoven
Published: November 22, 2012
Rose Reginelli VanVeckhoven, 84, of Pine Bluff, died Tuesday, November 20, 2012. She was born January 7, 1928 in Pine Bluff, daughter of Edward and Amalia Ruggeri Reginelli. Rose was reared and received her early education at the Annunciation Academy and graduated from Pine Bluff High School. She owned and operated Razorback Printing along with her husband, the late Cecil VanVeckhoven Sr. for many years. Rose was a life-long member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, where she was also a member of the St. Joseph Altar Society and Catholic Daughters of the Americas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and seven siblings. Survivors include her five sons, Cecil VanVeckhoven Jr., Dennis VanVeckhoven (Stephanie) and Gus VanVeckhoven all of Pine Bluff, Tommy VanVeckhoven (Cindy) of Conway and Benny VanVeckhoven (Julie) of Muscle Shoals, Alabama; daughter, Mollie Boeving of Pine Bluff; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, November 24, 2012 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father L. Warren Harvey officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors. A Vigil will be held Friday evening at 5 p.m. with visitation following the Vigil until 7 p.m. at Robinson's. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic School, 1501 West 73rd Avenue, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603. Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com.