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Rose Virginia (Lee) Prochno

March 16, 1939 ~ October 8, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old
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Rose Prochno Obituary

Rose Virginia (Lee) Prochno, 84 of Plymouth, Indiana and formerly of the Argos community passed away October 8, 2023, at 1:40 p.m. at Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth, Indiana. On March 16, 1939, in Chenoa, Kentucky she was born to Fitzaugh Lee and Nellie (Head) Lee. Virginia lived in Argos community since 1974.

On June 8, 1957, in Crown Point, Indiana she married Dale E. Prochno and together they shared the next 41 years until his passing on April 18, 1998.

Rose was a housewife/homemaker and worked for Marshall/Starke as a bus driver and at Dairy Queen. She was a graduate of Crown Point High School with the class of 1957.

Rose is survived by her Children – Phyllis Prochno of Plymouth, Karen Brenneman and husband Dale of Bremen, Dale Prochno and wife Connie of Nappanee, Carl Prochno and wife Brenda of Argos, John Prochno of Argos, and Janell Naylor-Prochno and husband Kent of Plymouth.

17 Grandchildren – Amy Hyndman, Shawn Hyndman, Adrien Prochno, Jami Hooker and Doug Fielder, Rick Davis, Randy Davis and wife Allison, Jared Brenneman and wife Stephanie, Jesse Brenneman and wife Monica, Darcy Lederman and husband Kenyon, Joshua Brenneman and wife Katie, Christy Herschleb and husband Ryan, D.J. Prochno and wife Jessica, Matthew Prochno and wife Rachel, Joelle Prochno, Scott Prochno and wife Ashli, Cassie Leeper and husband Adam, and Kayla Surma and husband Brandon

28 Great Grandchildren – Aaliyah, Brylen, Gregory, Hayden, Holston, Graham, Eilleen, Laurel, Stella, Beckham, Everly, Molly, Graham, Marin, Jackson, Henry, Jory, Jayce, Thomas, Dalton, Kennedy, Duke, Ellie, Kinzey, CJ, Brock, Kent, and Wayne   

She is preceded in death by her Parents, Husband

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday October 11, 2023, from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, 208 N. Michigan St., Argos, Indiana.   

Funeral Services on October 12, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Lonnie Nickles. Burial will follow at the Rochester I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Rochester, Indiana.

Memorial Contributions can be made to:  Marshall/Starke and Hope Ministries

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos, Indiana


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October 11, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Earl-Grossman Funeral Home
208 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501

Funeral Service
October 12, 2023

10:00 AM
Earl-Grossman Funeral Home
208 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501


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