Memorial services for James Merlin Rossiter, 55, of Ada are at 2 p.m. Monday at H2O Church. Mike Williams will officiate.
Mr. Rossiter died May 8, 2017, at his home. He was born June 12, 1961, in Orange County, California, to Richard and Jennene K. Leffingwell Rossiter.
He married Carolyn Beth Cowling July 30, 1988, in Cherokee, North Carolina. Mr. Rossiter was a self-employed painter.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn of the home; his mother, Jennene Ramagnano of Tomahawk, Wisconsin; two daughters, Kristin Bere and her husband, Tony, of Black River Falls, Wisconsin, and Amy Elaine Rossiter of Ada; one son, Jeffery Don Kowalzek of Ada; two brothers, Richard Rossiter of Mundelein, Illinois, and Scott A. Rossiter and his wife, Robin, of Indianapolis; two sisters, Victoria Rossiter of Wheaton, Illinois, and Tracy Halverson and her husband, Todd, of Tomahawk; his maternal grandmother, Lorraine Leffingwell of Black River Falls; and three grandsons.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Rossiter; and his maternal grandfather, James Leffingwell.
Published on  May 12, 2017