Obit: Rossman, Roy Peter (1889 - 1958)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Rossman, Zinsle, Schwarz, Rand,
Olson, Braun, Albert, Kuester, Schwarze, Kind, Haeuser, Hohl,
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) July 17, 1958
Rossman, Roy Peter (13 March 1889 - 9
Roy Peter Rossman, 69, died at his home
in Greenwood last Wednesday afternoon, after an illness of several
years. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon from
Grace Methodist Church. The Rev. Ethel Nulton
officiated. Burial was made in the Greenwood
Pallbearers were: Leo Olson, George
Braun, Alvin Albert, George Kuester, Orlin Schwarze and Otto Kind,
Mrs. George Haeuser and Mrs. Fred Hohl
sang, "Beyond the Sunset" and ‘"In the Garden," accompanied
by Mrs. Donald Dixon.
Roy Rossman, son of William and Anna (Zinsle) Rossman, was born March 13, 1889, at Fifield. His
mother died when he was born. He was raised by his
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Rossman, Sr., of
Mr. Rossman was married September 21,
1915, in Greenwood to Anna Schwarz.
He attended Business College in La Crosse
and was later a clerk in a general store, assistant cashier of the
Farmers & Merchants Bank in Greenwood, and then went to
Manitowoc, where they operated the Telephone Exchange until
1930. He was the clerk of the Town of Warner for 19 years and
farmed for 11 years after retuning from Manitowoc, and was employed
in this area until he retired three years ago.
Besides his wife he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Paris (Mabel) Rand of Eldorado; and two brothers, Elmer of Owen and Paul of Withee.
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