William Rose, Jr.

Essex Junction, Vt. — William Rose, Jr., 85, of Essex Junction, and a former resident of Bradford, Vt., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at the Respite House in Williston, Vt.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the Grace United Methodist Church in Bradford. There are no calling hours. Burial will be held in the spring in the family lot in Sawyer Cemetery in Bradford.

The Hale Funeral Home of Bradford, is in charge of arrangements.