OSSINING, N.Y. – Bruce L. La Rose, 72, a longtime Ossining resident, died Sunday, Jan. 18.
Born on March 27, 1942, he was a son of the late Leo and Lucy Heredeen La Rose.
La Rose served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era, and was a professor of geography and economics at Rockland Community College until his retirement.
Survivors include three daughters, Nicole Sanchez, Danielle Elliott, and Cosette La Rose; and five grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, at St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church, 381 N. Highland Ave., Ossining.
Burial will follow in St. Augustine's Cemetery.
Dorsey Funeral Home , Ossining, handled the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Hospital , 1461 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 1046.
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