Rose Evarts, IHM Associate

Rose Evarts, IHM Associate, died Dec. 1, 2018; she was 87. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Mercy College (Detroit) and a master’s degree in reading from Oakland University. She also completed 30 additional credit hours in curriculum and supervision. She spent most of her career with the Waterford, Mich., school district, first as an elementary school teacher and, for 23 years, as a reading specialist/consultant at the elementary level. In 1987, she was the American Business Women’s Association’s Woman of the Year. She served as a volunteer for the IHM Sisters, Genesys Hospital, Grand Blanc, Mich., and at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Pontiac. Mich. Rose became an IHM Associate in 2009.