Rosemarie Elizabeth Wehrly, 82, of Frisco, Texas, passed away peacefully on August 22, 2018. Rosemarie was born, July 8, 1936 in Ridgewood, New Jersey to Hans Pielmeier and Paula Pielmeier Palumbo, and was later adopted by her stepfather, Sal Palumbo. Rosemarie was an avid Denver Broncos fan and her life was full of great family memories as she enjoyed her grandchildren’s countless sporting events – she was their biggest fan.
Rosemarie is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Ronnie. She is survived by daughter Sue (Hank) and sons Dave and Matt (Stacy); sister Barbara (John); grandchildren Jonathan, Alicia (Micah), Emily, Jack and Beau; great-grandchildren Adynn and Morghan; sister-in-law Nancy; nephews Mike, Tony and Michael; and nieces Alexandra, Carrie, Susannah and Melinda.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made through the link below. Rosemarie’s children will donate a blue bench in her memory to Bright Beginnings Preschool in Frisco, Texas, under the tree where she took care of the babies; and a bench at a youth sports complex. Any remaining funds will be donated to a children’s charity (to be determined).
A Family Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Drinkwine Family Mortuary. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 4:00 PM at Denver First Church, 3800 E Hampden Ave, Englewood, CO 80113.
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