Rosalee V. Erny, 88, Jasper

Rosalee V. Erny, 88, of Jasper, passed away at 6:10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, in St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.

Rosalee was born in Haubstadt on September 28, 1931, to George and Rosa (Mayer) Meyer. She married Vincent Erny  on October 27, 1956, in St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Haubstadt.  He preceded her in death on November 16, 2004.

She was a 1949 graduate of Haubstadt High School.

She was a homemaker and member of Precious Blood Catholic Church, the Ladies Sodality, the church choir and the Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.

She enjoyed playing cards, music, and attending the grandchildren’s concerts and band events.

Surviving are four daughters, Carla Erny, Karen Erny, Kristi (Brian) Ketzner and Cheri (Don) Brosmer, all of Jasper; one son, Tim (Kim) Erny, Jasper; seven grandchildren, Jordan, Emily, Elizabeth, Raelyn, Leah, Abby, Jason, and Chad (Vada); and three great-grandchildren, Payton, Kendall, and Nolan.

She was the youngest and last survivor of 10 children.  Preceding her in death besides her husband are three sisters, Freida and Anna Louise Meyer and Margaret Wolfe; and and six brothers, Arthur, Albertus, Paul, Harold, Leo Joseph, and Richard Meyer.

Private funeral services were held at Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home in Jasper, with entombment in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Precious Blood Catholic Church and SIRS.

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