Rose Bigelson Klaus

Posted Oct. 11, 2012, at 7:47 p.m.

LOS ANGELES – Rose Bigelson Klaus, 94, was born on New Year’s Day 1918 in Bangor, and passed Sept. 24, 2012, in Los Angeles.

One of seven siblings, she was an alumna of the University of Maine. She lived in New York City for many years and was an accomplished teacher and potter.

She is survived by her sister, Anne Bigelson Dorr of New York City; daughters, Miriam Faugno of Los Angeles and Joan Klaus of New Jersey; four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.