Rosagitta Podrovsky
FUNERAL HOME
Weinstein & Piser Funeral Home
111 Skokie Blvd
Wilmette, IL 60091
Rosagitta "Rosie" Podrovsky, 76, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, after a long illness. Rosie was the beloved wife of Yossi Katz, loving sister of the late Allegra and cherished daughter of the late Bess and late Bernard, dear cousin of Ralph Wilder and Penina Weinberger, caring step-mother of Benjamin (Sara) Katz and proud grandmother of Zachary. Rosie was a superb pianist, clarinetist, and an accomplished musician and educator, and a long time member of the Mount Prospect Community Band. She received her Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Roosevelt University and her Doctorate from Northwestern University. Rosie will be greatly missed by her many friends who loved her wit, her charm, and her intelligence. Graveside services will be held 12:30 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery 9900 Gross Point Rd., Skokie, IL. Services will also be livestreamed on the Weinstein & Piser Funeral Home Facebook page. Memorial contributions to Northwest Concert Band (www.northwestconcertband.org/support-the-band) appreciated. For information 847-256-5700.


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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jun. 11, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Jun
11
Graveside service
12:30p.m.
Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, Illinois
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I am so sad to hear of Rosie's passing. She was so very talented. I was very fortunate to have Rosie accompany me in performances at Roosevelt. What a wonderful smile and infectious laugh she had!
Ralph P Kass
School
June 11, 2021
I was fortunate enough to know Rosie as a fellow student at Roosevelt University. I loved her intellect and especially her incredible wit. She was a fabulous musician as well, blowing us away with her uncanny ability and sensitivity. She will always have a place in my heart. Rest well, Rosie.
Richard Manners
School
June 11, 2021
Bruce Harris
June 11, 2021