ROSELLA I. BRADTMUELLER, 86, of Ossian, passed away on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. Born Jan. 26, 1927, in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late August W. and Lela (Dettmer) Schmidt. She was a homemaker and had worked for years at Fort Wayne Wire & Die and was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church. She is survived by her children, Steven A. (Mary Ann) and Stanley L. Bradtmueller, both of Fort Wayne, Rex A. Bradtmueller and Diane M. (Cliff) Foughty, both of Ossian; six grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Bradtmueller, in 2007. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 16933 Thiele Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 W. Mill St. Memorials may be made to St. Mark Lutheran Church or Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home. Burial in St. Mark Lutheran Church Cemetery. To leave online condolences, please visit


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Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home
120 West Mill Street Ossian, IN 46777
(260) 622-4114

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 13, 2013