Age 92, passed away at Waupaca Eldercare on Friday, May 6, 2011. Carl was born on December 18, 1918, in Dale and was the son of Ed and Ida (Dobberstein) Roesler. On August 26, 1944, Carl married Ruth Running. He was married for 60 years to the love of his life. Carl always enjoyed working on the farm, his family and had a great love for animals. He enjoyed singing in the choir and had a beautiful voice and gentle spirit.
He is survived by two daughters Judy (Ken) Sasse, Fremont; Joyce (Gerard) Miller, Waupaca; seven grandchildren, Lori (Steve) Jensen, Benjamin (Jen) Sasse, Joshua Sasse, Todd (Barbie) Miller, Terri Miller, Torri (Mark) Pietras, Tyler (Shannon) Miller, and nine great-grandchildren, Dakota, Hunter, Preston, Katie, Olivia, Jack, Seth, Noah, and Jacoby.
Proceeded in death by his wife, Ruth Roesler, three sisters, Wilma Hart, Leola Schweppe, Erdine Roesler.
Funeral services for Carl will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2011, at 11 am at Zion Lutheran Church in Readfield. Burial will be in the Union Cemetery in Dale. Friends may call at the church from 10 am until the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established. A special thank you to all those who cared for Carl in the last four years.