Rosella Vogen -- Chatfield

October 8, 2018

Rosella Marcella (Fasbender) Vogen, 81, of Chatfield, died Oct. 4, 2018, at Seasons Hospice in Rochester following a brief illness with brain cancer.

She was born Feb. 22, 1937, in rural Adams, to Joseph and Mary (Kloeckner) Fasbender. She attended Sacred Heart School and graduated from Adams High School with the class of 1955. On Jan. 10, 1959, she married Wallace Vogen at St. John’s Catholic Church in Rochester.

Rosella was a homemaker and worked at several bridal shops as a seamstress. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and St. Mary’s Altar Society. She enjoyed camping, sewing, and visits from her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband; children, James (Robin) Vogen, Julie (Paul) Tuohy, Karen (Theodore) Hammell, Michael (Diane) Vogen, and David (Kimberly) Vogen; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three step great-grandchildren; and sister, Mary Ann Davis of Austin. Rosella is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Gilbert and Vincent; and sisters, Leona Vietor and Dorothy Schneider.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chatfield with Rev. Edward McGrath officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7 and one hour prior to the service on Monday. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Chatfield.

Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield is assisting the family with arrangements. To share a condolence with the family, please visit www.rileyfuneralhomes.com.

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