Rosella A. Kiesel

January 31, 1939 ~ April 20, 2022 (age 83)

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Rosella A. Kiesel, 83, of Tiffin, passed away at 1:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at Tiffin Mercy Hospital.

Rosella was born January 31, 1939, in Bellevue, to the late Raymond D. and Ruth C. (Bilger) Springer. She first married Robert H. Franks in 1957 and he preceded her in death on May 11, 1966, then she later married Thomas D. Kiesel on December 27, 1975 and he survives in Tiffin.

Other survivors include her children, Peggy (Steven) Kammeyer of Defiance, Brenda (David) Dotson of Tiffin, Barbie Jo McDonald of Las Vegas, Debra Franks of Tiffin, eleven grandchildren, twenty-four great-grandchildren and a sister, Elaine Gibson of Bellevue.

Rosella previously worked at Fremont High School and later retired from Tiffin Metal Company.

Rosella was preceded in death by her parents, a son , Robert G. Franks, six brothers, Irvin, Elwood, Robert, Donald, Raymond and Dale Springer, five sisters, Mardell Morgenstern, Eunice Norman, Arla Forney, Betty Weller and Pauline Springer.

There will be a celebration of Rosella's life held at a later date. The Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin is assisting the family with their arrangements. Burial will be held at York Chapel cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

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