Rosemary T. Messner, 86, of Gillespie, passed away on Nov. 30, 2022 at 1:15 a.m. at Heritage Health of Gillespie.
She was born on May 12, 1936 in Graz, Austria to Karl and Regina (Pongraz) Messner.
She was a pianist and choir director at SS Simon & Jude Church for many years. She was a member of the SS Simon and Jude Altar Society.
She is survived by several cousins in Austria; special friend, Becky Cerkoski; several closer friends and Bill Ruyle’s special family.
Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents;
A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022 at 10 a.m. at SS Simon & Jude Church, Gillespie.
Memorials may be made to SS Simon & Jude Choir or Partnership for Educational Excellence District 7.
Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at kravanyafuneral.com.
Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge.