Rosie Louise Shaffer of Avon Park, Florida, died Monday Dec. 10, 2012, in the Cox South Hospital in Springfield. She was 72. Rosie was born on March 2, 1940, in Osage County. She is the daughter of Rose Conner Struemph and the late Charles Struemph. Rosie was married to Franklin A Shaffer.
Surviving Rosie is her mother Rose Struemph of Belle, four daughters Delores Reinsch of Gladstone, MO, Gale Vanderbreak of Los Angeles, CA, Bonnie Olsen of Ft. Meyers,
FL, and Wanda Sue Brockwell of Berryville, AK, and two sons Franklin A. Shaffer of Miami, FL, and Mark Wayne Shaffer of Belle. Also surviving Rosie is a sister Anne Marie Dingley of Belle and four brothers Clarence Struemph of Desoto, MO, Jack Struemph of St. Clair, MO, and Larry and Henry Struemph both of Belle. There are fourteen grand children and several great grand children
Rosie is preceded in death by her husband Franklin and a son Bill Luke Shaffer.
Services for Rosie will be held on Saturday morning at 11:00am in the Sassmann Chapel in Belle. A visitation for Rosie will begin Saturday morning at 9:00am.