Rosemary White Cardinale, 70, of Swanville, previously of Jackson, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, April 21, 2019, at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast. Rose leaves behind her loving husband Andrew; her son Dallas and his fiancée Tracie; and grandchildren Ashley, Sasha and Drew.

Originally from southern California, Rose loved her animals and raised Arabian horses for many years and also ran a successful equine photography business. She was also very proud of the time served as a town Selectperson for Jackson. In her later years, she loved playing with her great-grandson Jackson.

A celebration of life will be held at Riposta Funeral Home in Belfast, from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made in Rose’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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