Rose Mary Arellano Heath Dorman, 89, of Boise passed away on September 14, 2022, at home of natural causes.
Rose was born September 4, 1933, in Montrose, CO to Andrea and Albert Arellano.
She graduated from Caldwell High School in 1952.
Rose was lucky enough to experience love twice. In 1964 she married her beloved rodeo clown, Curly Heath. For 24 years their great love affair consisted of creating amazing memories of rodeo and ranch life in Oregon and Idaho, until Curly’s sudden passing in 1988.
In 1990, Rose married her second husband, army veteran Alvin Dorman. They spent the next 26 yrs living in Carson City, NV; enjoying prospecting for gold and the occasional slot machine until Al’s death in 2016.
In 2016 Rose moved back to her home state of Idaho to enjoy her remaining years living with her niece, Dody.
Rose is preceded in death by her parents Andrea and Albert Arellano, her sisters Betty Loring and Priscilla Arellano and her brother John Arellano. She is survived by her niece and caretaker, Dody Willmorth, her sister-in-law Carol Arellano, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2022, at the private residence of Tim Willmorth and Danny Utterbeck, 5088 N Collister DR, Boise at 2:00 PM.