Cornell, Rosalie M. age 82 of Watertown passed away on Saturday February 2, 2013 at the Oak Terrace Senior Housing in Gaylord.
Funeral service held on Thursday February 7, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Watertown with Rev. David Weeks officiating. Visitation 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Interment Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.
Rosalie was born on August 20, 1930 in Watertown the daughter of Henry and Marie (Forseth) Cornell. She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Watertown.
Rosalie was very active in the Republican Party. She loved to travel and lived in several different states throughout her life. Rosalie was known for her smile and had a contagious laugh.
Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents Henry and Marie Cornell; brother Lloyd Cornell; sister Muriel Schilling; nephew Robert Cornell.
Rosalie is survived by her loving family: sister-in-law Alice Cornell of California; nieces Susan (Larry) Fatka of Paton, Iowa, Janet Cornell of Maple Grove; great-nieces and nephews Michael (Jessica) Cornell, Renaye (Russ) Wyganowski, Karen (Parry) Telander, Christina Cornell and Ann Bowen; cousins Don (Georgene) Plaschko, John (Dee) Plaschko; and many friends.
Casket Bearers Renaye Wyganowski, Karen Telander, Michael Cornell, Christina Cornell.
Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia. www.johnsonfh.com.