Rosemary <I>Matuszczak</I> Ripp

Rosemary Matuszczak Ripp

Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA
Death 25 Oct 2014 (aged 87)
Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA
Burial Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 138310951 · View Source
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LOWVILLE – Rosemary Matuszczak Andre Ripp, 87, formerly of Trinity Ave. and Cascade Ave., died peacefully on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Lewis County Residential Healthcare Facility.

... Burial will be in Lowville Rural Cemetery... She is survived by four sons and their wives; three daughters and their husbands; a sister; 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She is predeceased by a daughter, Patricia Ann “Patsy” Andre; a sister, Wanda Seaver; and two brothers, Richard and Louis Matuszczak.

Born Rosemary Matuszczak in Lowville, NY on April 21, 1927, she was a daughter of the late John Matuszczak and Lillian Swattowska Matuszczak. Rosemary was a 1945 graduate of Lowville Academy, and attended beauty school in Rochester. She married John F. Andre of Croghan on February 14, 1947. The marriage ended in divorce several years later. She was also married to the late Frederick Ripp of Lyons Falls. Rosie was one of the original Kraft employees in Lowville, and retired after 18 years of service. She enjoyed working at the Kraft booth at the Lewis County Fair. Rosie also worked for the Lowville Board of Elections.

Rosemary was a communicant of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Lowville. She was a life member of the Lowville VFW Ladies Auxiliary. She loved family gatherings, and held yearly reunions with children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

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