Dr. Rosemary Therese Fruehling, age 88 of Minnetonka, MN passed away peacefully at home and surrounded by her family on November 1, 2021.
Rosemary was born on January 23, 1933 to Italian immigrants, Tony and Mary (Scalise) Leoni who settled on the Mesabi Iron Range in Gilbert, MN.
She is preceded in death by her two parents and three brothers, Joseph, Francisco, and Sabatino Leoni.
She is survived by her only daughter, Shirley; her three grandchildren: Anya, Johnny, and Mardryka; and her four great-grandchildren: Charlie, Riley, Haldo, and Calise Rose (her beloved namesake).
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Gilbert with Fr. Justin Fish celebrating. A visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. with a Rosary recitation at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Ziemer-Moeglein-Shatava Funeral Home in Gilbert. Visitation will continue one hour prior to Mass at the church. Interment will be in the Gilbert Cemetery.