CALUMET, Mich. - Marion B. Rozman, 90, of Calumet and current resident of Houghton County Medical Care Facility, passed away peacefully with the loving care of family, HCMC staff and Aspirus Keweenaw Hospice.
She was born on September 22, 1922 in Lake Linden, a daughter of Edward and Theresa Leveque. She was a graduate of Lake Linden High School in 1941 and moved to Milwaukee to work.
She married Ed Rozman in Milwaukee on May 16, 1942. The couple moved to Chicago where Marion was employed with Wrigley's and Sherwin Williams. She moved back to Lake Linden with her parents until Ed returned from World War II and moved to Calumet in 1946.
In 1965 she took Nurse's Aide Training and started working at Calumet Public Hospital. She took over running Central Supply at the hospital in 1968 and was a loyal and dedicated worker until her retirement at age 71.
She crocheted many beautiful afghans, especially the ones made for her great-grandchildren, enjoyed cooking and visiting with family and friends, loved doing cross word and word search puzzles and talking about old times. She always had a smile on her face and made everyone feel welcome.
She was a loving and caring wife, mom and grandmother who will be deeply missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Frances (Bud) and Robert Leveque and sister, Margaret MacDonald.
She is survived by her husband Edward Rozman of Calumet, daughter, Kathleen (Fred) Sterk of Ishpeming, Sons, Richard (Cheryl) Rozman of Gwinn, Michael Rozman of Calumet; grandchildren, Tammy Sanchez, Jill (Dale) Jarvi, Craig (Kimberly) Sterk, Jennifer (Jack) Maag, and Laura Rozman. Also surviving are great-grandchildren, Amanda Beckman, Matthew and Sean Sanchez, Bryce and Jhon Jarvi, Cameron, Macy and Carson Sterk, Lauren and Rachel Maag and Jayden White, step-grandchildren, Lisa (Jeff) Schuster, Linda Muljo, Scott (Stacey) Muljo, Darren (Carrie) Muljo, Kimberly (Jason) Yirsa; step great-grandchildren, Savanna and Grant Schuster, Tyler, Jayda, and Payton Muljo, Mallory and Jake Yirsa. Sisters-in-law, Isabelle Leveque of Illinois and Diana Leveque of Ontonagon and numerous nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 26 at the Sacred Heart Church at 11 a.m. with Rev. Fr. William Ssozi officiating. Friends may call at the church on Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pallbearers are Craig Sterk, Dale Jarvi, Scott and Darren Muljo, Joseph Lanfranki and Joseph Lanfranki Jr. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Sacred Heart Church and Aspirus Keweenaw Hospice.
Ryan Funeral Home is serving the family.