Rosemary Zitzner


Rosemary Zitzner, age 91 passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Heartsong Assisted Living in Belleville.

She was born on December 30, 1928 in Madison, WI the daughter of William Bingham and Marie Rogers.  Rosemary was united in marriage to Erman Zitzner on April 24, 1952 after meeting each other while working at Oscar Mayer.  Later she worked as a CNA at the Mendota Mental Health Institute for over 20 years until retiring.

Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and sons William and Terry.

She is survived by daughter-in-law Beth.

Beth wishes to thank HeartSong for the respect and patience shown to their residents, including Aides, Dan and Andy, and especially Joyce.  Also, thanks to SSM Health Hospice for their compassion and common sense, including CNA’s, RN’s and Sr. GeorgeAnn.  Finally, thanks to Andy Beal for his forethought and professionalism.

No formal services will be held and her cremains will be interred alongside her husband Erman at the Liberty Pole Cemetery in Viroqua.

The Becker-Beal Funeral Home of Belleville is assisting.

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