Rosemary Ablett May passed away peacefully Tuesday, August 13, 2019 in Melbourne, FL. She was 90 years old. Daughter of the late Charles E. and Marie McGrew Ablett, she was born April 12, 1929 in New York, NY.
Rosemary retired from Poughkeepsie, NY with her husband, Joseph to Melbourne Florida. She loved traveling, gardening, and crossword puzzles, but above all her greatest joy in life was her family. She had a big heart and loved to laugh.
Survivors include her sons Charles A. May (Terry) of Hinsdale, IL, Michael J. May of Palm Bay, FL her daughter Jeanne Marie Kumnig (Michael) of Bronxville, NY, brother David Ablett of Brooklyn, NY, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. She is predeceased by her husband, Joseph A. May (USMA'49).
Visitation will be held from 9-9:45 AM on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at William F. Hogan Funeral Home in Highland Falls, NY. A Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Chapel in West Point at 10:00 AM. Interment will take place at West Point Cemetery.