Rosemary Kim Obituary

Rosemary  Kim
Rosemary Kim

August 2, 1945 - February 20, 2017
Born in Johnstown, PA
Resided in La Pine, OR


Rosemary Kim of La Pine, passed away in Bend on Monday, February 20, 2017 at the age of 71. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017, at 11:00AM, at Baird Memorial Chapel, located at 16468 Finley Butte Rd in La Pine. A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 11:00AM, at Holy Redeemer Catholic church, located at 16137 Burgess Rd in La Pine.

Rosemary was born on August 2, 1945 in Johnstown, PA to Robert & Rosemary (Hartnett) Rex. She grew up with her sister, Jackie. In 1975, sometime after graduating High School, Rosemary owned and operated a Restaurant in Daly City, CA for 4 years. In the same Bay Area, she owned and operated a Liquor Store form 1981 – 1987. And then, in Southern California she worked as an award-winning cake decorator at the Lucky Market. After moving to La Pine, OR in 1993, she worked for more than ten years as the Director of Religious Education at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.

Rosemary was very involved in her children's activities. She volunteered as a 4-H Leader and a Boy Scout Leader. She loved cooking, sewing, scrapbooking, and cake decorating. Her greatest passion in life were her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Rosemary is survived by her four children, Robert Peterson, Tina Blake, Joseph Kim and Theresa Kim; her sister Jackie Stanard; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.




Memorial Service
Baird Memorial Chapel
16468 Finley Butte Rd.
La Pine, OR 97739
Thursday, March 2, 2017
11:00 AM
Memorial Mass
Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
16137 Burgess Rd
La Pine, OR 97739
Friday, March 3, 2017
11:00 AM