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Shirley Rosanske

October 30, 1942 — May 20, 2022


Shirley Ann (Kapke) Rosanske, age 79 of Harrisville, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, May 20, 2022 at Juliette Manor in Berlin.  She was born on October 30, 1942, in Milwaukee to Leonard and Mildred Kapke.  Shirley married Howard Rosanske on September 2, 1961, in Harrisville.  She grew up on the family farm in Russel Flats and graduated from Westfield High School in 1960.

Shirley is survived by her sister, Eileen Sohn of Westfield; three children Dale (Dodi) Rosanske of Westfield, Mike Rosanske of Oxford, Sherrie (Jerry) Tollefson of Montello; five grandchildren, Jeremy Albright of Westfield, Jason (Jessica) Albright of Westfield, Ashley Rosanske of Westfield, Micheala (Jake Elzy) Tollefson of Montello, Landen Tollefson of Montello; eight great grandchildren, Dylan, Caitlin, Isabella, Jaelyn, Jameson, Kaiya, Kolton and Ledger; son in law, Kurt Albright of Westfield; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Shirley is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard Rosanske in 2012; daughter Debra Albright; infant daughter Sheryl Rosanske; brother, Donald Kapke; two brothers-in-law, Wayne Rosanske and Ramon Sohn.

A private graveside service for Shirley will be held at Harrisville Cemetery with Pastor Terry Temanson officiating.

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