Rosalinda M. Wubben, 91, of Scales Mound, Ill., formerly of Menominee, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.
Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Nativity BVM Church at Menominee, Ill., where Fr. Dean Smith officiated. Burial was in the Church Cemetery.
Visitation was from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday and from 8:45 – 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the Parish and St. Ann’s Society rosary was recited at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Rosalinda was born on May 28, 1926 in Menominee Twp. of Jo Daviess County, Ill., the daughter of Joseph and Cecelia (Mensen) Middendorf. She was united in marriage to Leo G. Wubben on May 6, 1947 at Nativity BVM Church in Menominee. He preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 1971.
She was a farm wife, who enjoyed quilting, the newborn animals, working in her garden, reading and playing cards. Rosalinda was a member of Nativity BVM Church and the St. Ann’s Society at Menominee and Holy Trinity Church and it’s Altar & Roary Society at Scales Mound.
Surviving are eight children, Marilyn (Bill) Reed of Scales Mound, Judy (Dan) Webster of Shullsburg, David (Twila) Wubben of Mason, City, Iowa, Richard (Lois) Wubben of Menominee, Mary Carol (Reid) Batteram of Hazel Green, Beverly (Jeff) Leahy of Shullsburg, Daniel (Betty) Wubben of Hazel Green, and Karen (John) Wienen of Scales Mound; 23 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and two on the way; her brother, Walter (Marceline) Middendorf and sister-in-law, Jane Middendorf, both of Menominee.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Cecelia; her husband Leo; two grandchildren, Ryan Wubben and Lindsay Wubben-Simonini; her siblings, Barney, Oscar, Elmer, Henry, Rita and Tony.
A special thank you to the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community nurses and staff for the wonderful care given to our Mom.
A Rosalinda M. Wubben memorial fund has been established.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.millerfhed.com.