Clarice Jarosz, 87, of Keystone Heights died Monday, April 18, 2011 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. She was born in Jacksonville on February 19, 1924 to Paul and Courtney (Williams) Howard and was a homemaker. She had been a resident of Keystone Heights since 1970 and a member of the Keystone Heights First Baptist Church.Mrs. Jarosz was preceded in death by husband Paul Jarosz Sr.; son Paul Jarosz Jr.; brothers Paul Howard and Ray Padgett.
Survivors include children Kathy (Jesse) Hall of Macclenny, Carol (John) Winn of Lake Butler, David (Ellen) Jarosz, Michael (Kathy) Jarosz, all of Keystone Heights; sister Shirley Padgett of Macclenny; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law Rosie Jarosz of Keystone Heights; sister-in-law Marilouis Howard of Jacksonville.
The funeral service for Mrs. Jarosz was held at 11:00 am at her church with Pastor Jim Prose officiating. Interment followed at the Keystone Heights Cemetery. Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home of Keystone Heights was in charge of arrangements.