Roseann Sippel

Roseann Sippel, 70, of Columbus, passed away Friday, June 24, 2016, at her home with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer.

A visitation and celebration of life will be held from 5-8 p.m. Monday, June 27, at Koepsell-Zeidler Funeral Home in Columbus. A private interment will be held at a later date.

Rose was born Sept. 29, 1945, in West Bend, the daughter of Anthony and Marcella (Brussel) Yearling. She was a graduate of West Bend High School in West Bend. Rose was united in marriage with Andrew H. Sippel on April 20, 1968, in West Bend. Rose enjoyed being a homemaker for 48 years. She also enjoyed spending time with family and being a member of the Tony Rocker Fan Club. Rose also enjoyed traveling to Memphis, Tennessee.

Rose is survived by her husband of 48 years, Andrew H. Sippel of Columbus; her children, Brian (Kelly) Sippel of West Allis, Kandie (Andrew) King of Tomahawk, Andrew (Geri) Sippel of Sun Prairie, Krystal Sippel of Edgerton and Ryan Sippel of Columbus; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Rose is preceded in death by her parents, Anthony and Marcella Yearling, and her mother- and father-in-law, Alex and Margaret Sippel.

Koepsell-Zeidler Funeral Home in Columbus is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at