July 30, 1921 – June 9, 2022
Christian Burial Mass will be held on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waite Park for Rose E. Jaeger, 100 who died on Thursday, June 9, 2022 at Sterling Park Health Care Center is deceased at Waite-Park. Rev. Timothy Gapinski will officiate and burial will be in the parish cemetery. The viewing will take place on Wednesday 15 June 2022 from 4pm to 8pm at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud and one hour before Thursday services at the church in Waite Park. Congregational prayers will be held Wednesday evenings at 4:00 p.m. at the St. Cloud Funeral Home.
Rose was born on July 30, 1921 in Dülm to Theodore and Mary (Struffert) Schimanski. She married Cy M. Jaeger on September 16, 1950 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Duelm. Rose worked in the sewing department at Stearns Manufacturing for thirteen years and retired in August 1987. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waite Park, where she was active in St. Anne’s Christian Women. Rose was also a member of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9 at St. Cloud. She enjoyed gardening, planting and sewing. Rose grew up listening to early music and dancing, and she continued to dance throughout her life, especially with all of her sons. Rose was strong, hardworking, kind, loving and certainly had a feisty side. She was proud of her family and found solace in attending mass regularly.
Those who survived include her sons Ronald (Katy) of Clearwater, Edward of Richmond, Duane (Sherri) of St Cloud, Michael (Betty) of St Cloud, Raymond (Janice) of Waite Park and Robert of Waite Park; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren, and two on the way. Her parents preceded her in death; husband Cy in 2002; Siblings, Ann Peirick, Bernice Zapf, Leona Landwehr, Alice Harris, Magdeline Schimanski, and George Schimanski; and grandson, Leigh Jaeger.