Skip to main content

Obituary: Rosemarie Anna Klossner

Oct 18, 2016 08:53AM, Published by Jim, Categories: Obituaries Obituary


Rosemarie Anna Klossner



Rosemarie Anna Klossner, age 91, passed away on Oct. 13, 2016, in Honolulu, Hawaii.  She was born on April 23, 1925, in Zilly and grew up in Halberstadt, Germany.  The daughter of Emil and Hedwig (Hartmann) Schmidt, Rosemarie was a graduate of the Lyceum School for Girls and attended the University of Erlangen in Bavaria.

She was an interpreter in Nuremberg at the International Military Tribunal Press Camp, where she met Sgt. Maj Earl A. Klossner, U.S. Army, her future husband of 64 years.  They were married at the Military Post Chapel in Furth, Germany, and lived in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, for all of their married life.  Rosemarie was employed at Beaver Dam Community Hospitals for 13 years and was actively involved with community events and the local Girl Scouts.  She traveled abroad with her husband and children, spent many winters in Hawaii, Phoenix, Arizona, and Marco Island, Florida, and enjoyed her final years in Connecticut and Hawaii.

Mrs. Klossner was a loving, devoted mother and will be sadly missed.  Surviving are her five children:  Gwendolin (Brian) Folmer of La Quinta, CA; Jeffrey (Teresa) Klossner of Salida, CO; Eva-Marie (Howard) Chandler of Big Lake, AK; Claudia Klossner of San Francisco, CA; and Earl (Tressa) Klossner, Jr., of Carlsbad, CA;  her grandchildren: Clifton Folmer of San Mateo, CA, Chelsea Pridemore of Salida, CO, Cameron Folmer of Seattle, WA, 1st LT Carl Chandler, USAF, of San Antonio, TX, Rosemarie Chandler of New York City, NY and M/C Thomas Chandler of Big Lake, AK and her great-grandchildren: Casen, Cory and Chance Pridemore.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and brother.

A visitation for Rosemarie will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Rd., in Beaver Dam beginning at 10:30 a.m.  The funeral will follow at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Mark Jensen officiating.  Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com



obituary


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Homeschool Community Meet-up

    01/24/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    An opportunity to meet, mingle, play, talk and learn with other homeschooling families and the Yo...


  • R.E.A.D. Dog Program

    01/25/2017
    03:30PM — 04:30PM

    Sign-up for a 15-minute session with a certified R.E.A.D. team. It's a great way for children to ...


  • Annual Dinner

    01/25/2017
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    Join the Chamber as they celebrate the Business, Citizen & Non-Profit of the Year for 2016 on Jan...


  • Join us Wednesday, January 25, from 6-7 p.m. to learn about registration process, open enrollment...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Morning Play Date

    01/26/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00PM

    Spend a morning meeting new friends at DreamBank. While the kids enjoy interactive story time and...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Family Nutrition

    01/28/2017
    09:30AM — 12:00PM

    What better way to kick start the new year by helping your little one create healthy habits? Join...


  • Fam Jam

    01/28/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Monona Terrace is proud to present Fam Jam - a family-fun-day featuring giant inflatable stations...


  • The Wonder Bread Years

    01/28/2017
    02:00PM

    A fresh and funny salute to Americana, The Wonder Bread Years starring John McGivern, is a fast-p...


  • BDACT Annual Celebration

    01/28/2017
    05:00PM

    The public is invited to attend the annual end of season celebration for the Beaver Dam Area Comm...


  • The Wonder Bread Years

    01/28/2017
    07:30PM

    A fresh and funny salute to Americana, The Wonder Bread Years starring John McGivern, is a fast-p...


  • Mr. Pickles Reads to You

    01/29/2017
    03:00PM

    It won't take long for you to be charmed by the infectiously bubbly Mr. Pickles! Listen as he rea...


  • Homeschool Community Meet-up

    01/24/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    An opportunity to meet, mingle, play, talk and learn with other homeschooling families and the Yo...


  • R.E.A.D. Dog Program

    01/25/2017
    03:30PM — 04:30PM

    Sign-up for a 15-minute session with a certified R.E.A.D. team. It's a great way for children to ...


  • For the third year ever, the Godfather Daniel Buchner brings you WINTER SUCKS ROCK DOES NOT night...


  • BDACT Annual Celebration

    01/28/2017
    05:00PM

    The public is invited to attend the annual end of season celebration for the Beaver Dam Area Comm...


  • Special Touch Beaver Dam Chapter meeting

    02/03/2017
    06:15PM — 08:00PM

    The meeting will start at 6:15pm with tacos. After singing we will do the " Word Walk" "Mercy -...


  • Flick N' Float

    02/03/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Family Adventure Pool Doors open at 6:45 pm Movie starts at 7:00 pm Members: FREE Non Mem...


  • Saturday Science at Discovery

    02/04/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Science and sports collide during this free event held on the first Saturday of every month! Expl...


  • Winter Day At The Park

    02/11/2017
    08:00AM — 04:00PM

    A Winter Day at the Park: Model Horse Show ADS Sleigh Competition Bobsled Rides Skijoring Com...


  • American Hero & Ice Queen

    02/11/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Calling all Superheros and Princesses - join us for a magical time! Crafts Face Painting Refr...


  • Bowl For Kids Sake-Beaver Dam

    02/18/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    February 18, 2017 Tower Lanes – Beaver Dam 9-Pin Tap Bowl-a-Thon Fundraiser 11:30 a.m. for ch...


  • Special Touch Beaver Dam Chapter meeting

    03/03/2017
    06:15PM — 08:00PM

    The meeting will start at 6:15pm with tacos. After singing we will do the " Word Walk" "Mercy -...


High School Sports
Weekly Recipes