James J. Rosenberger – Obituary
Name: James J. Rosenberger
Funeral Services will be at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, June 26, 2006 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Avon, MN for James J. Rosenberger age 65 of Avon, MN who died on Friday, June 23, 2006 at the Albany Hospital in Albany, MN. The Reverend Blane Wasnie, OSB will be the celebrant. Interment will be at 2:30 P.M. on Friday at Forest Hill Cemetery at Anoka, MN. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday, June 25, 2006 at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, MN and on Monday from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Avon. Parish Prayers will be at 6:30 P.M. on Sunday at the Daniel Funeral Home.
James was born on November 21, 1940, the son of Harold J and Helen (Osse) Rosenberger at Duluth, MN. Jim grew-up in Proctor and graduated from Proctor High School in 1958. Over the years he has lived the Twin Cities area and eventually Avon, MN for the past 15 years. He worked for many years as a Civil Engineer in many capacities in the Twin Cities area. He was an avid outdoorsman enjoying hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed chess and was a founding member of the Granite City Chess Club in St. Cloud.
He was survived by Sandy Rosenberger of Avon, MN, his children Connie Rosenberger of Waite Park, MN, Michael (Lynn) Rosenberger of Buffalo, MN, Mark (Karen) Rosenberger of Avon, MN, and Kim (Bob) Behagg of Avon, MN, 15 grandchildren, Jennelle Krause, Johnathan and Jamie Lee Rosenberger, Dawn and Josh Fridholm, Angie Camper, Danielle and Brittany Rosenberger, Nichole, Melissa, Samantha, Jake and Jessica Rosenberger, and Hope and Ashley Behagg, and 2 great grandchildren, Taylor and Grace Krause, and a dear friend Sr. Marilyn Micke of St. Scholastica Monastery in Duluth.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his step-mother Mary Rosenberger and one son David.