Rosanna S. Wolfe, 73, of Lima, died at 12:50 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Wapakoneta Manor.
She was born Aug. 4, 1938, in Lima, the daughter of Vincenta M. (Trakas) and Grover W. Hall Sr. On Nov. 16, 1956, she married Paul L. Wolfe and he died Jan. 30, 1993.
Surviving are two sons, Robert S. (Stacy) Wolfe, of Lima, and Jeffrey P. (Monika) Wolfe, of Lima; two daughters, Kari L. (Dale) Burgess, of Lima, and Kristina D. (Thomas) Hunter, of Wapakoneta; 11 grandchildren, Nikole Burgess, Zakary Burgess, Ian Burgess, Terra Wolfe, Allison (Randy) Sickles, Anthony Wolfe, Derrick Wolfe, Devin Wolfe, Brooke Hunter, Noelle Hunter and Nikolas Hunter; three great-grandchildren, Dante Arrick, Drayden Arrick and Benjamin Barnes; two brothers, Allan (Mary Lee) Hall, of Lima, and Grover â€śButchâ€ť Hall Jr., of Centennial, Colo., a sister, Shirley Delong, of Delphos; a step-brother and two step-sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her spouse; a daughter, Tonya D. Wolfe; a brother, Gary Hall; a step-brother; a sister-in-law, Cindy Hall; and a brother-in-law, Irvin â€śSlipâ€ť Delong.
She was a homemaker. She was formerly a member of the South Side Christian Church and was a member of the first graduating class of Lima Senior High School in 1956. She enjoyed gardening especially growing African violets and taking care of the animals.
She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She passed peacefully surrounded by those that she loved and those that loved her.
Services are to be held 10 a.m. Friday at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation, Shawnee Chapel, with the Rev. Becky Sunday officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be given to St. Ritaâ€™s Hospice.