Rosaline "Rosie" Riffle

Rosaline "Rosie" Riffle

FREMONT: Rosaline "Rosie" Riffle, age 90, formerly of Woodville, OH most recently of Fremont, OH passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Countryside Continuing Care Center, Fremont, OH.

She was born on July 17, 1922 in Toledo, OH to Nicholas and Anna (Miklics) Toth. Rosie graduated from Woodville High School in 1940. On March 29, 1941 she married Virgil F. Riffle in Woodville, OH, and he preceded her in death on December 2, 1990. Rosie worked, during the early 70's, at the school cafeteria in Woodville at Woodmore Elementary School. Rosie was a wonderful homemaker, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who really enjoyed cooking and baking. She took a lot of pride in this and was extremely talented, especially in preparing Hungarian dishes and pastries.

Rosie is survived by her sons, Virgil "Nick" (Yvonne) Riffle of Gibsonburg, OH, Richard (Diana) Riffle of Crossville, TN; daughter, Darlene Ernsberger of Gibsonburg, OH; grandchildren, Kerry Riffle, Nicki Sue (Jeff) Collum, Amy (Jeff) Converse, Shari Ann (Richard) Bricker, Charles (Tessa) Rohtert Jr., Zachary Rohtert, Demitrius Ernsberger, Devon (Ben) Harpster; and great grandchildren, Seth, Alec, Autumn, Karter, Averie, Cameron, Carly, Gracie, Jason, and Aaron.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Virgil, son-in-law, Kevin Ernsberger, and sisters, Irene S. Toth, Bessie Miller, Ida Toth and Goldie Toth.

As per Rosie's wishes, visitation and services will be private. Interment will be private in Restlawn Memorial Park, Perrysburg, OH. The Marsh Funeral Home, Woodville, OH is handling the arrangements.

Considerations for memorial contributions are to: Xeroderma Pigmentosum (XP) Family Support Group, 8495 Folsom Blvd. Ste. 1, Sacramento, CA 95826.

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Published in the News-Messenger on May 6, 2013