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Rosella A. Heydinger

September 21, 1915 — November 6, 2018


Rosella A. Heydinger, 103, of Tiffin, died at 9:23 AM, Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at St. Francis Home.

Rosella was born September 21, 1915, in Bismarck to Fredrick and Ottilia (Gerber) Missler. She married Ralph C. Heydinger May 24, 1941, at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, Bismarck and he died January 9, 1998.

Survivors include two sons, Dennis Heydinger of Allen, Nebraska, Clayton Heydinger of Tiffin; a daughter, Katie Gates of Findlay; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother, Herman Missler of Bellevue.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a brother, Elmer Missler; and seven sisters, Henrietta Frisch, Joanna Missler, Marcella Scherer, Lucille Schneider, Irene Oeder, Rita Felker and Zita Huss.

Rosella was a homemaker and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.

Visitation for family and friends will be 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM, Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the St. Francis Home Chapel, with Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM, with Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery, New Washington.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Home or a charity of the donor’s choice.  The Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe Street, Tiffin, Ohio 44883, 419-447-3113, assisted the family with arrangements.

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