A. Virginia “Ginny” (Mood) Rohman, 97, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died in her home on March 3, 2020, after a battle with cancer. She was born in Smyrna, Delaware, on June 24, 1922, a daughter of the late John B. and Alice. V. (Kiefer) Mood.
Mrs. Rohman was a graduate of John Bassett Moore High School in Smyrna. She was predeceased by her husband of 68 years, Theodore “Ted” W. Rohman (2011). They were married on September 22, 1943 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Clayton Delaware. While Ted was in the U.S. Navy for 25 years, their family moved from Delaware, to Virginia, then New Hampshire and settling in Augusta, Maine in 1960. In her free time, she enjoyed sewing, baking cookies, gardening, reading, word and board games, following the Red Sox and Bruins, and traveling throughout Maine and the Maritimes. Most of all she will be remembered for her love and devotion to her family. Mrs. Rohman was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Augusta.
Mrs. Rohman is predeceased by her brothers John “Jack” Mood, and Donald Mood. She is survived by eight sons, Theodore Rohman and his wife, Marsha, of Waterville, John Michael Rohman and his wife Lynda, of Bangor, James Rohman of Waterville, Robert Stephen Rohman and his wife, Christine, of Portland, Peter Jeffery Rohman and his wife Marian of Cortez, CO, Joseph Patrick Rohman and his wife, Diane, of Auburn, Kenneth David Rohman and his wife, Venessa, of Topsham, and Mark Rohman and his wife, Merrilee, of Augusta; four daughters, Mary Gilman and her husband Owen, of Wayne, PA, Alice Virginia Rohman and her husband Roger Carpentter of Freeport, Susan Kathleen Corbett and her husband Michael of Hallowell, and Elizabeth Littlefield and her husband, Paul, of Wells; one sister, Alice (Mood) Biter and her husband Edward, of Dover, DE; two brothers, James Mood and his wife Carolyn, of Smyrna, DE, Gerald Mood and his wife, Linda, of Smyrna, DE; 20 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family would like to thank the staffs at Woodlands Senior Living, Waterville, and MaineGeneral Hospice for the compassionate care they provided for Mrs. Rohman’s last months of life.
Relatives and friends may visit 3:00-5:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm on Monday March 9 at Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am, Tuesday March 10, 2020 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Western Avenue, Augusta. A burial will be scheduled for later in the spring. Those who desire may make donations in Mrs. Rohman’s memory to St. Michael School, 56 Sewall Street, Augusta, ME 04330.