|Birth: ||Jun. 12, 1910, USA|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 2000, USA|
Age 90, passed away on Monday, August 14, 2000 at Wynscape Nursing Home, Wheaton.
She was born in Joliet, IL on June 12, 1910, where she lived until 1996 when she moved to the Wyndemere Retirement Community in Wheaton, IL. She was educated in the Joliet grade and high schools and is a graduate of Joliet Junior College, Class of 1930 and Northwestern University School of Speech, Class of 1932. She was a retired Joliet and Lockport grade school teacher and a life member of the Illinois Education Assoc. Rosella was a charter member of Westminster Presbyterian Church where she was the organist for ten years and a member of the Miriam Circle. She was also a member of Illinois Retired Teachers Assoc., Joliet Retired Teachers Assoc., AARP, Joliet Homemakers Organization and the Senior Citizens. Most of her life was spent in the musical circles of the community.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Maitland; her parents, Dr. Hugo and Mrs. Jesse (nee Gaudio) Mattei.
She is survived by her three children: Virginia (Melvin) Jager, Sharon Maske, and Morris Maitland; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Grant-Tapella-Freitag Westwood Memorial Chapel on Thursday, August 17, 2000 at 10 a.m. Rev. William J. Ward officiating. Interment in Elmhurst Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to CNS Hospice, 690 E. North Ave., Carol Stream, IL 60188-2172 would be appreciated.
WESTWOOD MEMORIAL CHAPEL
Jefferson St. at Essington Rd.
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Aug 16, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5039356