Rosemary Clement (Maw Maw), 87, of Baytown, passed away on March 21, 2019. Born on December 17, 1931 in Crosby, Texas to Ike and Antonia Michalsky, she grew up with seven siblings whom she loved dearly. She attended Crosby High School, where she was a cheerleader, basketball, and tennis player. After graduation she married the love of her life, Raymond Clement, on April 19, 1952. Together in Highlands, Texas, they raised ten children who were taught the importance of family being together and supporting one another. The legacy continues with 21 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Rosemary was happiest when everyone was together. Her love of sports continued throughout her life. She enjoyed watching her grandchildren play various sports, college sports, and loved the Houston Astros. She worked in the banking business and as Gentry Jr. School’s secretary until she retired at the age of 71.
Rosemary was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters. Her Catholic faith was strong. She believed in prayer and had faith that God would take care of us. He answered her last prayer on Earth and is forever in his loving care with no worries.
She will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her.
Preceded in Death:
Husband: Raymond Clement, Parents: Ike and Antonia Michalsky, Son-in-law: Ronny Smith; Granddaughters: Amy Danielle Burnett and Tina Tilton; Brother: Gerald Michalsky; Sisters: Mary Lou Stasney, Delores Stasney and Adeline Anges.
Children: Raymond & Linda Clement of Mont Belvieu, Suzanne & Dave Alimena of Beach City, Bobby & Pat Clement, Terri Smith, Denice & Timmy Massengale all of Baytown, Candy & Ronnie Kovalcik, Sandy & Ricky Martin, of Crystal Beach, Jana & Barry Deardorff of Colorado Springs and Amy Jo &Tim Warfel of Spring, John & Sue Clement, of Cleveland.
Grandchildren: Melissa & Reggie Gill, Kera & BB Jennings, Keli LaGrone, Jennifer Nerf, Laura Callaway, Kimberly & Joe Smith, Amanda & Heath Jenkins, Kristin Mainor, Christopher & Erin Clement, Christy Clement, Stacey & Jason Mullins, Mindy & Rob Vyoral, Ronda & Todd Birdsong, Angie & Lanny Lawrence, Steven & Jenny Kovalcik, Crystal & Greg Goetz, Brooke & Tim Chavez, Andrew Van Hise, George Deardorff, Joshua, Colby & Marina, and Priscilla Massengale, Amber & Josh Alexander, Marle' Thompson and Emily and Joseph Clement.
Great Grandchildren: Amber Morris, Tiffany & DJ Lange, Kendal Jennings, Kaylor Jennings, Kade LaGrone, Kyle LaGrone, Kenli LaGrone, Nichole Nerf, Chance Nerf, Peyton Nerf, Troy & Kayla Tomlinson, Lexi Smith, Ashley Smith, Kendall Mainor, Kailey Mainor, Beau Clement, Kaitlyn and Bryce Stork, Dalton Mullins, Dylan and Devyn Vyoral, Kirby and Spencer Birdsong, Lanny, Ella and Lyla Lawrence, Stevie Ray and Luke Kovalcik, Austin and Allison Goetz, Sophie and Brady Chavez, Ellie and Rylie Goff, Kadence, Hunter, Easton, Avery Alexander. Great-Great Grandchildren: Maya and D’Von Morris Jr., Cameron Gill, Maisyn Lange, Clyde Tomlinson.
Sister: Theresa (Harvey) Hartman and brothers Tommy (Betty) Michalsky, Anthony (Becky) Michalsky, sister-in-law, Gaile Michalsky; brothers-in-law: Alfred Clement (Toni), Frank Clement (Gayle)
Grandsons, Christopher, Joshua, Colby, Steven, Drew and Joey will serve as pallbearers. Great-grandsons and great-great grandsons as honorary pallbearers.
The family wants to thank Dr. Stuart Solomon for his wonderful care for many years.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to St. John’s Church 800 W. Baker Rd. Baytown, TX 77521
Visitation will be from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. rosary at 11:00 a.m. and funeral service at noon, Monday, March 25, 2019, at St. John The Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Crosby.