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Muriel (Berg) Rosswurm

March 1, 1919 ~ July 5, 2020 (age 101)


Muriel Rosswurm, 101, of New Haven died July 5, 2020 at home, surrounded by her loving family.  Muriel was born March 1, 1919 in Hoagland , IN and was the daughter of the late Anthony and Loretta Berg.  She was a member of Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven, IN, the Legion of Mary, Rosary Sodality and Harvest House. She enjoyed gardening and was an amazing cook, cake decorator, ballroom dancer and an excellent seamstress.  Muriel is survived by her children, Marilyn Staub of Decatur, IN, Rita (Ronald) Krawiec of Sanford, MI, Cynthia (Robert) Kinney of Fort Wayne, IN, Roseann Bloomfield of Fort Wayne, IN, Patricia (Thomas) O'Connor of Fort Wayne, IN, Margaret (Herbert) Halley of Fort Wayne, IN, Monica (Charles) Steinau of Alexandria, IN, Marijo (Bill) Sliger of Fort Wayne, IN; son-in-law Pat Welch of Fort Wayne, IN. Daniel (Carol) Rosswurm of Rochester, IN and Phillip (Cindie) Rosswurm of Fort Wayne, IN; 56 grandchildren, 130 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren; sisters, Doris Brager of Fort Wayne, IN and Jane Ternet of New Haven , IN. Muriel was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Rosswurm, daughters, Vivian Welch and Sandra Rosswurm; grandson Matthew O'Connor; son-in-law James Staub,  sisters, Sister Laverne Berg, Ruth Haag, Lucille Prouty and Marcella Becker; brother Maurice Berg.   Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am, Friday, July 10, 2020 at Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church, 943 Powers St. New Haven, IN. with calling one hour prior. Visitation will be held Thursday, July 9, 2020, from  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. Burial will be in Saint John Catholic Cemetery, New Haven. Memorial contributions may be made to St John the Baptist Catholic Church, St Mary's Soup Kitchen or the Women's Care Center. To sign the online guest book, go to


July 9, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
3500 Lake Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Mass of Christian Burial
July 10, 2020

11:00 AM

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calling one hour prior at church
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