Rosemary B. Hudson, 90, Sylva, North Carolina, formerly of Indianapolis, passed away February 21, 2017. Mrs. Hudson was born April 13, 1926, to the late Edward M. and Mary Ellen (Cooper) Hannigan. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest R. Hudson and her siblings.
She graduated from St. Mary Academy and had been a parishioner at Little Flower for many years. Mrs. Hudson worked in the hospitality industry and also enjoyed working with elementary school children.
Survivors include her children, Michael (Mary) Hudson, James (Joyce) Hudson, Pamela Zusy, Mark (Darlene) Hudson, and Earnest (Tammi) Hudson; eleven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren.
Calling hours will not be observed. The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m., Saturday, February 25, 2017, in chapel at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Sisters of St. Francis Oldenburg, http://oldenburgfranciscans.org/. Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home. Visit www.OrileyFuneralHome.com to share a favorite memory or to sign the online guest registry.