Rhonda J. Stauffer, 61

Rhonda Jean Stauffer, age 61, of Watertown, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at the Ridgeview Medical Center, Waconia.

She was born July 2, 1955, in Gaylord, to Frank and Lorraine (Lipke) Rosenow.

Rhonda was a loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother. She was also a faithful servant of the Lord.

Rhonda was a strong, dedicated, and passionate woman who had a wonderful sense of humor right up until she died. She loved to watch her children and grandchildren play sports.

She also enjoyed knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and traveling.

Rhonda was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Allen; children Jeff (Lindsey) Stauffer, Becky Stauffer, Lori (Sam) Mollenhoff, and Bill Stauffer; five grandchildren: Allen, Amerey, Grace, Breauna, and Aaron; and siblings Steve (Karen) Rosenow, Greg (Evelyn) Rosenow, Theresa Rosenow, and Teeny Kadelbach.

A memorial service took place Saturday, July 16 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Watertown, with a gathering of family and friends from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church, prior to the service. Inurnment was in the church cemetery.

Arrangements were with Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.

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