Rose H. Jonas, 83, Avon
2/7/1930 – 11/21/2013
Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, St. Anna, for Rose H. Jonas who died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at Assumption Home. Rev. Gregory Mastey and Rev. Eberhard Schefers concelebrated and burial was in the parish cemetery. Arrangements were made with Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home of Avon.
Rose was born to Henry and Mary (Tromboli) Wander in Spring Hill. She married Arnold J. Jonas on June 14, 1950 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Melrose. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Anna and Immaculate Conception Christian Women.
Rose was a great cook and was sure to make the favorite meal of anyone who came to visit. She enjoyed a good, strong, cup of coffee. Rose especially loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Rose is survived by her husband, Arnold; children, Diane (Duke) Koehn of Underwood, Mary (Clem) Doll of Avon, David (Judy) of Sauk Centre, Brenda Porter of St. Cloud, Marvin (Kimberly) of Clearwater; siblings, Margaret Scheunemann of Aurora, Alquin Wander of Leesville, LA, Henry (Sheri) Wander Jr. of Coon Rapids; 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Robert Porter; sisters, Marcella Nelson, Evelyn Notch, Loretta Kloeppner; and brothers, Boniface Wander and Virgil Wander.