ROBERT FRANCIS ROSSITER Sr.


ROBERT FRANCIS ROSSITER SR., of Omaha, Neb., passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Born Aug. 27, 1931, in Omaha, he was a son of the late Francis and Florence Rossiter. He was a graduate of Creighton Prep in Omaha and the University of Notre Dame undergraduate and Law School. He was a retired Major in the U.S. Marine Corps. Robert was a successful attorney, specializing in medical malpractice defense in Pennsylvania and Nebraska. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Mary Jane; sons, Robert Jr., James and William; daughter, Sandra Rossiter Lastowka; and 12 grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Rossiter. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Monday, July 21, 2014, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, in Omaha. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery, Omaha, with military rites by American Legion Post 1. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Creighton Prep High School, in Omaha. Arrangements by Heafey Hoffmann Dworak Cutler, 7805 West Center Road, Omaha, NE 68124. (402)391-3900, www.heafeyheafey.com

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Heafey-Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak & Cutler Mortuaries & Crematory
7805 West Center Road Omaha, NE 68124
(402) 391-3900

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on July 22, 2014