Marie-Rose is the ex-wife of the late Guido Van den Bossche and the mother of Peter and Veronique Van den Bossche. After her divorce with Guido, she left the country and was presumably dead for almost 10 years. In 2005 she returned to her family in Belgium. She eventually remarries with Mathias Moelaert, but they seperate after his infidelaty. Marie-Rose decides to start a new life in France.