- It is with a heavy heart that we honor Barbara Ann (Nightingale) Rose, Age 67, who passed away on November 29, 2017 with her family and friends with her till the end. She was born in Presque Isle, Maine to Gerald and Eula (McPherson) Nightingale on January 10, 1950.
She leaves behind daughter's Tammy Rossignol, Palm Bay, FL, Lisa Sprague, Topsfield, ME and son, Robert Adams, Augusta, ME as well as their spouses. She was predeceased by both of her parents and one brother, Richard "Dicky" Nightingdale. Additional family members mourning her passing are brother's David Nightingale, Palm Bay, FL and Edwin Nightingale, Mapleton, ME, cousin Sonny Hill, Palm Bay, FL, grandaughters Michelle and Chelsea Adams, Melody Harrington, grandson's James Smith, Cody Sprague, Shawn, Nicholas and Hunter Adams, all from Maine. In addition to these immediate family members, she leaves special friends Roxanne and Ray Cooke, Tonya and Lenny Rose, and Diane and Terry McCrea, all from Palm Bay, FL and great grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews in both Maine and Florida. She is also remembered by her companion for many years, Jean Paul Albert, Presque Isle, ME. She also leaves behind her constant fur baby companion, Baby Girl.
Even though she was slight in stature her love of life included many adventures around the country as a truck driver, waitress, restaurant worker and lastly a clerical assistant for Burrelles Luce, Presque Isle, ME.
The family wishes to thank VITAS helping through the rough times. Due to her wishes, there will be no funeral or interment services.
Published on  December 4, 2017