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Rosella C. Wilson

October 16, 1934 ~ March 29, 2020 (age 85)


Rosella C. Wilson, 85, passed away March 29, 2020 at Scenic Hills at the Monastery in Ferdinand.

Born October 16, 1934 in Tell City she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Catherine Peter Rhodes.

She married Clarence Wilson on June 14, 1952 who preceded her in death.

She was retired from the Perry Central School System as a custodian and was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church. Rosella enjoyed gardening, fishing and the farm life.

She had a special love for her dog Penny.

Survivors include her daughters, Judy Schum of Dale, IN, Sharon Scott of Circleville, OH, Mary Jane Poehlein of Cannelton, IN; sons, Charles Wilson of Huntingburg, IN, Jimmy Wilson of Tell City, IN; 20 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and 3 great great granchildren.

Preceding her in death in addition to her parents and her husband is a son, Larry Wilson, daughters, Shirley Nugent , Carolyn Hinton and siblings ,Gervase Rhodes, Lawrence Rhodes, Betty Kellems, Lucille Carter and a brother, Gerald in infancy.

Due to current state mandates, services will be private with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery

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