Brodhead – John Arthur Rosheisen, age 74, passed away on June 1, 2020 at the Woods Crossing Nursing Home in Brodhead due to Parkinson's Disease.
John was born on July 27, 1945 in Monroe, the son of Lawrence and Helen (Gill) Rosheisen. He married Kristine Bonlie at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brodhead on September 10, 1966.
John was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brodhead. John belonged to a card club for many years and enjoyed going on trips with the card club friends. He also bowled for many years in a league. John was at his happiest when working outdoors, whether it be on the farm or working at Martin Automatic in Rockford, IL in the saw shop. A daily game of cards always proved to be interesting at noon.
John is survived by his wife, Kris; 5 children, Tami (Paul) Stagner, Ryan Rosheisen, Jay Rosheisen, Alison Rosheisen and Amber (Nick) Burkhalter; 13 grandchildren, Hyceal, Madee, Teiha, Jahiem, Alexis, Tatum, Megan, Jada, Ahlyanna, Macie, Addie, John Paul and Jordan; 5 brothers, Galen (Ruth), Loran (Chris), Randy (Jill), Scott (Doreen) and Brad (Beth) Rosheisen and many other nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Proceeded in death by his parents and his only sister, Sharon Swenson.
Cremation rites will be accorded and a public graveside service will be held at the Greenwood Cemetery in Brodhead on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM. The DL Newcomer Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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