Cover photo for Rosanne Paris's Obituary
Rosanne Paris Profile Photo
1935 Rosanne 2019

Rosanne Paris

December 23, 1935 — October 3, 2019

Rosanne Paris, age 83 of Lancaster, WI, entered the kingdom of heaven on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster. She was born in Burlington, ND, on December 23, 1935 the daughter of Orley and Viola (Townsend) Shaw Sr. Rosanne married William Paris in Appleton, WI, on December 23, 1955. She was a stay at home mom and housewife when her children were young. With her family grown, Rosanne went to work as a dietary technician at the hospital in Lancaster for many years and was said to be the best cook around. In her free time she enjoyed reading, flower gardening, sewing and crocheting. She liked dogs and loved her cats. Rosanne was also a faithful member of the Mt. Ida Baptist Church. Among all her activities, Rosanne treasured spending time with her family.

Rosanne is survived by her children: Robert (Vicki) Paris, Marion (Robert) Klavitter, Joan (Nathan) Ula, August Paris, and Jennifer (James) Anderson; 14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Lou Nail; a brother, Orley Shaw Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Rosanne was preceded in death by her husband, William; a son, James; her brother, James Shaw; her sister, Phyllis Nible; and a brother-in-law, Jay Nail.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019 at Martin Schwartz Funeral Home and Crematory in Lancaster with Pastor John Cathman officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Ida Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Ida Township. Family and friends may call on Monday, October 7, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Rosanne Paris Memorial Fund has been established. The Martin Schwartz Funeral Home and Crematory of Lancaster is entrusted with her services.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rosanne Paris, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, October 7, 2019

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Martin Schwartz Funeral Homes & Crematory - Lancaster

1234 S. Madison Street , Lancaster, WI 53813

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Service

Monday, October 7, 2019

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Martin Schwartz Funeral Homes & Crematory - Lancaster

1234 S. Madison Street , Lancaster, WI 53813

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside

Monday, October 7, 2019

12:30 - 12:45 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree