Rozella M. Noskey, age 102, of 1413 Delta Avenue, Gladstone, MI died on her husband’s birthday May 11, 2005 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba where she had been a resident for the past month.
Rozella was born June 9, 1902 in Pembine, WI the daughter of John and Margaret (St. Mitchell) Stoveken. She was raised in Wisconsin and was united in marriage to Frank Noskey on November 22, 1921 in Goodman, WI. They moved to Gladstone from Wisconsin in 1937. She was a member of All Saints Church in Gladstone and the Royal Neighbors. Her hobbies included gardening, knitting and crocheting.
1 Son: John (Jean) Noskey of Gladstone
3 Daughters: Margaret LaFond of Gladstone; Joan (Donald) Boucher of Escanaba; Dorothy (Vern) LaPlant of Gladstone
Daughter-in-law: Sally Noskey
15 Grandchildren: Michael LaFond, Janice LaFond, David (Valdean) LaFond, Christine (James) Butt, John (Heidi) LaFond, Debbie Noskey, Kathy Peters, Chris Noskey, Diane (Paul) Pineau, Nancy (Gary) Deremer, Lisa Noskey, Laura (Jeff) Riddell, John D. Noskey, Kathleen (Wayne) Kleikamp, John (Tammy) LaPlant.
16 Great Grandchildren: Philip (Emily) LaFond, Adam LaFond, Jennifer LaFond, Nicholas LaFond, Christopher LaFond, Victoria Peters, Amy (Richard) Clifton, James (Jennifer) Pineau, Amity Deremer, Nicholas Deremer, Jessica Riddell, Katie Riddell, Emily Riddell, Brittany LaPlant, Sara LaPlant and Emily LaPlant.
4 Great Great Grandchildren: Amerosa, Devin, Morgan and Anna
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by:
Husband: Frank in 1980
Son: Francis Noskey
2 Grandsons: James Boucher and Daniel Noskey
3 Brothers: James, William and Joyce
1 Sister: Elizabeth Vandenberg
Rozella’s family will receive friends on Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 2:30 P.M. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Funeral services celebrating the life of Rozella M. Noskey will follow at the funeral home at 2:30 P.M. with Rev. Arnold Grambow of All Saints Church officiating. Luncheon will follow at the First Lutheran Church in Gladstone. Burial will in Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone. Memorial contributions may be directed to the First Lutheran Church Sewing Circle.
I will miss her very much like everyone else. It won’t be the same without her here. But in my heart I know she’s in heaven with everyone else and cooking Grampa Kluskies.
Kathleen A Kleikamp - Escanaba, MI
It’s been 15 yrs Grandma…I still miss you every day.