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Rose (Rosie) Marie Ziegler

July 25, 1930 ~ November 10, 2019 (age 89)


Rose Marie “Rosie” Ziegler, age 89 formerly of 128 Township Highway 15, Sycamore, Ohio died at 12:13 P.M., Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Elmwood Assisted Living of Tiffin. She was born on July 25, 1930 in Seneca County, Ohio to Earl and Ruth (Keppler) Shock. She married George A. Ziegler on June 21, 1949 and he died August 31, 2015.                                                                                                                                                                       

Surviving are the following children: Kenneth (Margaret) Ziegler, Nevada, Ohio, Linda Steen, rural Carey, Ohio, Marcia (Fredric) Joslyn, rural Sandusky, Ohio and Norma Jean (William) Roper, rural Whitehouse, Ohio. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, three step-great grandchildren and two great -great grandchildren, two brothers, Charles (Shirley) Shock,  Seiverville, Tennessee and Lyle Shock, Bloomville, Ohio. She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Thomas Steen on January 21, 2013 and a brother Robert Shock besides her husband and parents.                      

Rose was a homemaker, 1949 graduate of Bloomville High School, member of St. John’s Baseline United Church of Christ, member of the Class 1 Sunday School Class and a member of the Womens Guild of the church. She also was a member of the Mohawk Historical Society and a member of the former Mohawk Sixty-Plus Club. For hobbies Rose loved to work in her garden and grow all kinds of flowers.                                     

Funeral services for Rose will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at St. John’s Baseline United Church of Christ with Pastor Mike Ebersole and Pastor Jason Dittus officiating. Burial will follow at St. Johns Baseline Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 5:00-8:00 P.M. at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore, Ohio and also from 10:00-11:00 A.M. at the church prior to the funeral service.                

Memorial contributions can be made to St. John’s Baseline United Church of Christ, Mohawk Historical Society or Bridge Hospice in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, Ohio 44882. Online expressions of sympathy can be made at

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November 13, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Walton-Moore Funeral Home
201 W. Saffel Avenue
Sycamore, OH 44882

November 14, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. John’s Baseline United Church of Christ
5721 E Township Rd 58
Bloomville, OH 44818

Funeral Service

St. John’s Baseline United Church of Christ
5721 E Township Rd 58
Bloomville, OH 44818

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