May 4, 1918-Septmeber 12, 2017
Rose Knight Temoke was born on May 4, 1918 in Ruby Valley, NV and passed away September 12, 2017 at 99 years old. She was preceded in death by sons, Paul and Charles Temoke; daughter Darlene Valenzuela; parents Oscar Knight and Margaret George Knight and sisters; Maude Knight, Towena Knight, Dorothy Harney, Sophie Dick, Marian Mike; Berdina Johnnie and brother Herman Knight. Rose is survived by daughters, Diane Brady, Rebecca and Leora Temoke and brother Roger Knight; grandsons; George Brady and Ryan Temoke; granddaughters, Sara Brady, Andrea Harvey and Fay Valenzuela; great grandsons; Joseph Werner, Robert Brady, Aden Valenzuela and great granddaughter, Isabel Brady and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Rose worked as a housekeeper at the Commercial Hotel and Ranch Inn until she retired. She enjoyed making quilts, embroidering, playing cards, crossword fill-ins; puzzles and she always had a cat as her pet. Rose was a very quiet person and spoke fluently in Shoshone.
Services to be held at the Burns Funeral Home on September 20, 2017 at 10am followed by burial at the County Cemetery. A traditional feed will be held in Rose’s honor at the Elko Band Community Building, 1530 Silver Eagle Drive following burial.