Rosebrock, John R., Saginaw, Michigan


Our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother was called home to be with his Lord on Friday, January 16, 2015. Age 75 years. John was born on May 4, 1939, in Monitor Twp., Bay Co. to the late Alfred and Alta (Shilton) Rosebrock. He married Joann E. Letzkus on June 15, 1963, in Saginaw. She predeceased him on December 29, 2009. John served in the U.S. Army from 1960-1962. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Bridgeport. Prior to his retirement, John was employed through GM at the parts plant and at Flint V8 plant for 27 years. Surviving are one son and one daughter, David and Doty Rosebrock, of Florida; Debra Rosebrock-Sepulveda, Saginaw; grandsons, Dustin and Bruce; two great-grandchildren, Ty-Majior and Easton Kai; one brother, Alfred (Muriel) Rosebrock, Saginaw; one sister, JoAnn Letzkus, Midland; in-laws, Walter (Janice) Letzkus, Saginaw; Martha Frost, Saginaw, Ardith Letzkus; also many nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his daughter, Ann; his sister, Irma Reese; two brothers, Frank and Donald Rosebrock. The family wishes to express their thanks to Jodi Rosebrock and Richard, also to St. Mary’s Dialysis Dept. and staff for their loving care given to John. Funeral and committal services will take place on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wakeman Funeral Home, Inc., 1218 N. Michigan Ave., Saginaw. The Rev. William W. Hessler will officiate. Private family burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens with Military Honor Guard conducted under the auspices of V.F.W. Carrollton / Zilwaukee Post #1859 and the Michigan Army National Guard. Friends are welcome to visit with the family at the Wakeman Funeral Home on Monday, January 19, 2015 from 2:00-8:00 p.m., then on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of his services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Faith Lutheran Church of Bridgeport. Memories and sympathies may be shared with the family on John’s memorial website at www.WakemanFuneralHome.com.