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Rosella Van Winkle

d. May 6, 2019

   Rosella Van Winkle, 73, of Richmond, passed away Monday, May 6 at Reid Health.

   Rosella was born on October 9, 1945 in Mount Vernon, Kentucky to Benny and Dorothy McCracken Rowland. She married Arnold Van Winkle 53 years ago on March 15, 1966.

   Rosella was a beautician and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking for her family and sewing, making blankets for many of her grandchildren. She also enjoyed going to yard sales.

   Rosella will be missed by her husband, Arnold; daughters & sons-in-law, Dana & Michael Root and Debbie & Carl Vanover; sons & daughter-in-law, Greg & Barbara Tanner, Frank Tanner; granddaughters, Cherish Tanner and Kayla Tanner; grandsons, Josh Tanner, Dylan Tanner, Evan Root, Michael Tanner, Brian Carriger, and three great-grandchildren.

   Rosella was preceded in death by her parents and son, Vance Van Winkle.

   A funeral ceremony will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery.

   Family and friends may gather for visitation from 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, at the funeral home.


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