Rosella I. Eimmerman, 90, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 at St. Paul’s Elder Care with family by her side. She was born in Kaukauna, WI on November 27, 1927, daughter of the late Norbert and Johanna (Driessen) Hennes. After graduation from high school Rosella worked for the H.C. Prange Company. Rosella was united in marriage to Leo J. Eimmerman on April 29, 1950. They have enjoyed over 67 years of marriage.
Rosella enjoyed golfing, shopping, traveling, playing bridge, decorating, and spending time with family and friends, her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Rosella had a great sense of style and fashion and a generous heart. She was known to her grandchildren and great grandchildren as “Grandma LaLa” and “the Cookie Grandma”.
Rosella is survived by her husband Leo and their five children; Mary Sue (Phil) Voights, John (Mary) Eimmerman, Carol Ann Graf, Mark (Diane) Eimmerman, and Paul Eimmerman. Nine grandchildren, Nichole (Joe) Bellin, Sarah (Nicholas) Berger, David (Sienna) Eimmerman, Elizabeth (Justin) Coenen, Michael Eimmerman, Nathan Graf, Alexander (fiancé Cristina)Graf, McKenzie Graf, Paul M. Eimmerman. Seven great grandchildren; Cole and Susie Bellin, Dylon, Elliot, and Grant Berger, Lucy Coenen, and Lucas Eimmerman. Rosella is also survived by two brothers and sister in law, Dr. Thomas (Rosalie) Hennes and Duane Hennes, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Rosella was preceded in death by her parents Norbert and Johanna Hennes, her sister Vivian (Eugene) Martzhal, identical twin sister Rosalie (Norman) Gerhartz, and her brother Harold (Lynn) Hennes.
Visitation for Rosella will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Boettcher Family Funeral Home, 2401 Fieldcrest Drive, Kaukauna, beginning at 4 pm, concluding with a prayer service at 6:30 pm. Funeral services will be on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 at Holy Cross Church, 309 Desnoyer Street, Kaukauna. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of Mass at 11:00 am with Father David Beaudry officiating.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to St. Paul Elder Care Hospice staff, St. Paul Elder Care COR staff, and staff of Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology for the care, compassion and kindness they provided Rosella during the past months.