Rosalie G. Westphal, 92

Rosalie G. Westphal, formerly Beimborn (nee Esselman), 92, passed away on Dec. 18, 2013. She was born on Feb. 21, 1921, in the town of Trenton to the late Frank and Mary (nee Laufer) Esselman. She married Waldemar Beimborn in August 1944 and her second husband, Alvin Westphal, in 1984. She was a very active bowler, loved to play cards and go fishing. She also enjoyed going to the casinos and the Fireside Theater. Rosalie was a big fan of the Milwaukee Brewers and a member of Young at Heart. Above all, she loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by her children, Joanne Oneska, Joyce (Jim) Warnkey, Douglas Beimborn; daughter-in-law, Kathy Beimborn; stepdaughters, Bonnie (Donald) Becker and Sandra Schroeder; grandchildren, Jimmer (Sue) Warnkey, Troy Warnkey, Jenny (Braedy) Helmbrecht, Aaron, Brianna, and Zach Beimborn; great-grandchildren, Nathan Warnkey, Rayden, Hannah, and Joseph Helmbrecht; sister, Ceil Menzel, sisters-in-law, Charlotte Esselman and Elsa Egerer. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her first and second husbands; sons, Barry and Danny; son-in-law, Wayne Oneska; grandson, Jeff Oneska; siblings, Laura, Hildegarde, Marcella, Thecla, Marian, Gregor, Norman and Donald.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at noon at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church (1025 S. Seventh Ave., West Bend, WI 53095) with the Rev. Enrique Hernandez presiding. The visitation will be at the church on Monday, Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Interment will take place at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Newburg.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of the first and fourth floors at Samaritan Health Care Center, The Fields, and Seasonís Hospice for their loving care.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. (262) 338-2050 /