DEATH: Rosella J. Patenaude

Rosella J. Patenaude, 93, died on Aug. 24, 2022, at Hillsboro Community Hospital.

A Celebration of Life will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 2, 2022, at Ebenfeld M.B. Church rural Hillsboro.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at Ebenfeld Church rural Hillsboro.

Memorials to the Church in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.

She was born on July 27, 1929, in Rural Dover, Minnesota to Roy Palmer and Lady Alice (Rollman) Carpenter. She married Robert J. Patenaude on August 11, 1950, in York, Nebraska.

Survivors include son, Robert Patenaude Jr. of Ridgecrest, California; daughters, Phyllis (Ed) Richert of Hillsboro, Annette (Dennis) Klamm of Hillsboro; brother, Paul (Fay) Carpenter of Mississippi; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

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