Rosanna Gootee, 79, a volunteer at the hospital
Rosanne Gootee, 79, of North Vernon died Friday, November 3, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus.
Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery at 10 a.m. with Deacon Larry French officiating. Woodlawn Family Funeral Centre in Seymour was entrusted with the arrangements.
Mrs. Gootee was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in North Vernon. She was a member of St. Vincent Jennings Hospital Guild and enjoyed playing bingo and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Born June 26, 1938, Mrs. Gootee was the daughter of Edward and Janice Stagman Evans. She married William Joseph Gootee Sr. in 1959 and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Kathi Gootee, Jill King, and Joe and Gary (Beth) Gootee; grandchildren, Jana (Steve) Armstrong, Ryan (Felisha), Adam, and Jeff Gootee, Kassi (Steven) Pennycuff, Tiffany (Loren) Lamson, and Nichole Rodgers; several great-grandchildren; and siblings, Sally Melton and Jim Evans.
Mrs. Gootee was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a her brother, Jack Lucas.