Rosanna Matthews

Rosanna Matthews of New Berlin has gone to the Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2006, at age 81.

She is the beloved mother of Kathleen (Dave) Greenwald, Barbara (Dan) Sedlock, Deborah (Bob) Blaedow and Karen (Joe) Miller; dear sister-in-law of Donal Matthews; loving grandmother of 12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ivan, her mother, father, sisters and brothers.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Saturday, Feb. 11, at First United Methodist Church, 121 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. Interment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.