Rosemary A. "Rosie" Zettler, 73, of West Bend, formerly of Boltonville, passed away after a brief illness on Monday, Feb. 20, 2006 at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital in the town of Polk.
She was born on Aug. 11, 1932 in Hustisford, the daughter of the late Harold H. and Louise (nee Darge) Schwartzmiller, and on May 14, 1955, she was united in marriage to Roger R. Zettler at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Le-Roy.
Her husband passed away on Nov. 29, 2003.
Rosie was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in St. Michaels.
She was an avid NASCAR fan, especially of Dale Earnhart Sr., and enjoyed Badger football, Badger hockey, the Packers and spending time with her grandchildren.
Rosie was very patriotic and especially proud of her nephews who are serving in the armed forces.
Survivors include three sons, Rodney Zettler of Boltonville, Robert (Debra) Zettler Sr. of Random Lake and Richard (Cathy) Zettler of West Bend; a daughter-in-law, Amy Zettler of Kewaskum; a brother, Harold (Marsha) Schwartzmiller of Kekoskee; seven grandchildren, Megan, Robert Jr. (Jessica), Savannah, Jacob, Kaylee, Kelsey and Katelyn Zettler.
She is further survived by in-laws, step-grandchildren, step- great-grandchildren, nieces, nep-hews, other relatives and friends.
Preceding her in death was her son, Roger H. Zettler.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in St. Michaels.
Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday in the parish cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call at the church on Friday from 4 p.m. until the time of services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of one’s choice are appreciated.
The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum is serving the family.
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