March 4, 1925 – Saturday, April 21, 2012
Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted
Thursday, April 26th, 2012
Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted
Wednesday, April 25th, 2012
Rose Fiecke, age 87, of rural Winsted passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, April 21, 2012 at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.
She was born on March 4, 1925 in Winsted Township, McLeod County the daughter of John & Agnes Sterner Heigl.
She made a Solemn Communion at Holy Trinity Catholic Church and graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1943.
On May 9, 1953, Rose Heigl and Alphonse Fiecke were joined in holy marriage at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with five children.
Rose & Alphonse engaged in dairy farming for many years south of Winsted. Prior to being married, Rose was employed as a secretary.
She enjoyed gardening, canning, playing cards and bingo. Rose had a good sense of humor!
She was a lifelong, faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Rose also belonged to The St. Anne’s Society, C.C.W. and was a former financial secretary of Catholic Aid Council # 204.
Survived by her loving husband fifty eight years: Alphonse Fiecke; children: Marie (Mike) Cummings of Winsted, Paul (Veronica) Fiecke of Norwood/Young America, John Fiecke of Toledo, Washington, Mark (Cindy) Fiecke of Winsted and Jane (Dane) Dye of Hopkins; grandchildren: Chris & Alecia Cummings; Shannon, Dustin, Timothy & Andrew Fiecke; Toni Fiecke; Kelly (Alex) Land, Benjamin and Mitchel Fiecke; Tiffany (Matthew) Sower & Amanda Aguilar; Drusilla & Meleah Dye; great grandchildren: Alina;Mason, Logan & Waylon; Brielle; Hannah, Michael & Meghan; Andrew; many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by her parents and by an infant child.
A Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial for Rose Fiecke will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Hesse and Father Eugene Brown will be the Concelebrants.
Private interment Holy Trinity Cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 25th from 4-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. A St. Anne’s Rosary will be recited at 4:00 P.M., Parish Prayers will be held at 8:00 P.M.
Further visitation will be held on Thursday morning, April 26th from 9:30-10:30 A.M. at the funeral home.
Casket Bearers will be Chris Cummings, Dustin Fiecke, Timothy Fiecke, Andrew Fiecke, Matthew Sower and Jeff Wright.