Rosemary Sypek


Rosemary W. Sypek passed away on September 9, 2021 at New Albany Rehabilitation Center while surrounded by her family. She was born on June 19, 1935 in Ballston Spa, NY. She was the daughter of Edward and Grace White and sister to Eunice White, all of whom have preceded her in death.

Rosemary graduated from Ballston Spa High School. Following graduation, she attended Albany Business College in Albany, NY, where she was a member of Theta Alpha Chi sorority. Upon graduation, she worked for the Federal Government in Washington, DC at Marine Aviation. It was in Washington that she met and married the love of her life, Lt. Frederick Sypek, who preceded her in death after 43 years of marriage.

Her beautiful life will forever be cherished by the lives of her children: Edward White of Lexington, Kentucky, Paul Sypek (Amy) of New Albany, Ohio, Richard Sypek of Marshfield, Massachusetts, and Kathy White ((John) of New Albany, Ohio. She was known to her six grandchildren as Grandma and shared her love of books and word search puzzles with them all.

A private service will be held at St. Mary's Cemetery in Ballston Spa where Rosemary will be laid to rest with her husband Frederick.