Mr. Ellsworth A. "Ed" Rosenberger, III

  • Born: September 3, 1932
  • Died: March 15, 2014
  • Location: Warnerville, New York

Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home

171 Elm St
Cobleskill, NY 12043
Tel. (518) 234-3549

Tribute & Message From The Family

Warnerville: Ellsworth "Ed" A. Rosenberger, III, 81, of Greenbush Road died Saturday March 15, 2014, peacefully at his home.

Ed was born in Begoda, NJ on September 3, 1932 to Elizabeth (Bellm) and Ellsworth A. Rosenberger, Jr.

Ed served his country in the United States Army from 1953 – 1955.

He lived in New Jersey, prior to moving to Warnerville thirty years ago and was proud to have built his home on top of the hill with his own hands.

Ed retired from the maintenance department at Cobleskill Central School.

Ed was a communicant of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Cobleskill.

He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and travelling.

Ed is survived by his wife: Winifred M. (Tarpey) Rosenberger whom he married on April 28, 1956 and by his sister: Karen (Mark) Aragin of Chino Hills, CA; brother: Lawrence Rosenberger of Garden Grove, CA; nephews: Jonathan and Christopher Aragin of Chino Hills, CA.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00pm on Thursday March 20, 2014 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Washington Ave., Cobleskill. Father Jeff La'Arche will be celebrant. A period of visitation will be held from 11:00am -12:00pm, prior to the Mass at the church. Spring interment will be in St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Cemetery, Cobleskill.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill and Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home of Middleburgh.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley Inc. PO Box 40 Howes Cave, NY 12092