Rose Calabrase (Baldino), 80, died peacefully at U of M Medical Center of Ann Arbor Michigan, on Monday May 24, 2021. Rose was an avid fan of sprint car racing and a loyal supporter of the sport. You could always find her at the racetrack cheering on her favorite drivers and being with her racing family. Rose worked for Michigan National Bank and retired from Michigan State University Federal Credit Union.
She is survived by her brother Michael (Sandra) Baldino, nephew Thomas Baldino, and niece Julie (Todd) Cotter, many cousins and great nieces and nephews as well as a great great niece and nephew. She was preceded in death by her parents Frank and Clara Baldino and brother John Baldino, as well as nephew Francis Baldino and niece Laura Wesolek (Baldino).
Rose’s family would like to thank the staff of Butler Motor Speedway in Quincy MI for their quick actions for tending to Rose in her time of need and to U of M Intensive Care Unit for their care and compassion.
A memorial visitation will be held at Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel 325 W. Washtenaw, Lansing from 4:00 to 7:00 pm with a 6:30 pm Vigil service on Wednesday, June 2. There will be a graveside service held on Thursday, June 3 at 11:00 am at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, 2520 W. Willow St., Lansing. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.