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Rosella S. Ullrich, age 93 of Turtle Lake, WI passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 2, 2023 at the Shell Lake Health Care Center in Shell Lake, WI.

She was born October 25,1929 in Fremont Center, IL to John and Laura (Tekampe) Hertel. Formerly from Johnsburg, IL, Fremont Center, and Mundelein. On June 18, 1949, Rosella was married to her loving husband Chester Ullrich of 42 years at St. Mary’s Church in Fremont Center. Together, they raised eleven children in their loving and caring home on their farm in Johnsburg, IL. Chester and Rosella retired in Turtle Lake, WI in 1988. She always prioritized her family first and made sure that everyone was well fed and taken care of. Rosella enjoyed baking, cooking, gardening, and playing any type of game with loved ones.

She is survived by her loving children, Laura Reed, Chester Ullrich, John (Cindy) Ullrich, Frank (Audrey) Ullrich, Dave (Sue) Ullrich, Kathy (Jim) Nellessen, Joanne (George) Thompson, Dan (Patty) Ullrich, Patty (Ernie) Evanger, Mike Ullrich (Sarona Bruder), son-in-law Jeff Miller, and sister-in-law Dolores Hertel. Also surviving are her 37 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren and 3 on the way, and 16 great-great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents John and Laura (Tekampe) Hertel, her husband Chester Ullrich, daughter Pam (Ullrich) Miller, brothers Aloysius (Fran) Hertel, Otto Hertel, Paul (Judy) Hertel, sisters Margaret (Stanley) Schmitt, Rose (Ken) Buchardt.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at Colonial Funeral Home in McHenry, IL from 4:00-8:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, February 9, at 10:00 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Johnsburg, IL. A Burial will follow at St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Please visit the online guest book at www.colonialmchenry .com.

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