Earle E. Rossier, 76, 2440 Don’s Drive, Plover, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 1999, at St. Michael’s Hospital.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Plover United Methodist Church with the Rev. Diego Orsini officiating. Burial will be in Plover Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Jensen & Jinsky Funeral Home in Plover. The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and AMVETS will combine for a military ritual at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Mr. Rossier was born Nov. 3, 1923, in Plover, a son of the late Emile and Bess (Halladay) Rossier.
He graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1941.
He was married to Marion Jane McCormick on May 6, 1944. She survives.
He was in the Army Air Corps during World War II and served during the Berlin Crisis at Fort Lewis, Wash.
He was a member of the American Legion, VFW and AMVETS, F&M Evergreen Lodge and Plover United Methodist Church. He served on the board of directors for the Central Wisconsin Flyers semi-pro hockey team, the Plover Cemetery Commission and the village of Plover Planning Commission.
He was a salesman for Mattlin Auto Parts from 1945 until 1965, then worked as parts manager at Gross Common Carriers until his retirement in November of 1980.
Survivors besides his wife include one daughter, Carla (Dale) Iwanski, town of Stockton; seven sons, Rick (Marie), Raoul, Rex (Dawn Jakobi), Ross, Royce and Ryan (Laurie), all of Plover, and Roche (Jill Schlutter), Wisconsin Rapids; and eight grandchildren, Curt Iwanski and Reed, Roche II, Vince, Rona, Katherine, Kristin and Mandi Rossier.