Roza Semonovna Gooch: Jan. 25, 1927 – Jan. 29, 2020

Survivor of the Holocaust

Loved ones left behind are: Riet Kapton; Nellie McCourt (Larry); Roosje Mitchell; Leo Schreuders; 25 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Roza resided on Whidbey Island, Wash., for 40 years, serving as a volunteer at the hospital on base for 18 of those years. She will be missed.

See Roza’s survivor story (as told to the NASWI Officers’ Club) on YouTube by searching for “Rosa Gooch.”

Services are Saturday, Feb. 15 at Oak Harbor Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Visitation is at 1 p.m. and funeral service at 2 p.m. Following the service, interment will be 3:30 p.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery.

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