Rose Marie (Morse) Woodbury, 75, of Belmont passed away peacefully Feb. 5, 2018, at the hospice unit of Waldo County General Hospital, after a long battle with renal failure and diabetes. She was born June 21, 1942, in Belmont the daughter of Herbert and Sylvia Morse.

Rosie was the first dispatcher for Belmont Fire Department, a position she held for 25 years. Her passion was cooking, which she loved to do for fire department functions and for the Waldo County dispatch center.

She leaves behind her loving husband of 49 years Wayne Woodbury of Belmont, and her cats Jeffie and Junior.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made in her memory to Searsmont Fire Department, P.O. Box 55, Searsmont, ME 04973. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, Belfast.