Rosemary L. Kersten (nee Weyenberg), Combined Locks, 92, died peacefully on March 31, 2018 at Manorcare, Appleton. She was born on May 15, 1925 in Kimberly WI to the late Albert and Clara (Vanden Branden) Weyenberg. On May 18, 1946 Rosemary married Paul Kersten at St. Paul Catholic Church, Combined Locks. The couple enjoyed 54 years of marriage together.
Rosemary worked for J.C. Penneys for many years. She enjoyed holidays, gardening and being with family and friends. She liked to travel, was a life long Packer fan, and was a life time member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
Rosemary is survived by daughters Janice (Robert) Schroeder, Appleton and Gail (Robert) Martzal, Kaukauna; many grandchildren and greatgrandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Rosemary was preceded in death by her husband Paul in 2000; three brothers and six sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 am on Friday, April 6, 2018 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 410 E. Wallace St., Combined Locks with Father Andrew Kysley officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery. Friends may call at the church from 9:30 until the time of service. Boettcher Family Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com
The family would like to express sincere thanks to Theda Care Regional Medical Center, Appleton, 8th floor nurses, doctors and staff; Manorcare nurses, doctors and staff; Kimberly family Practice (Dr. Bauer) and staff; Fr. Andrew of St. Paul Church; all for their professionalism, care, and concern shown to Rosemary. Thank you all.