LAFAYETTE - Rose Hamann, 83, of Lafayette, died Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Sleepy Eye Hospital in Sleepy Eye.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m., Friday, May 16, at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Lafayette with Father Anthony Hesse celebrating the Mass. Burial will be in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery in New Ulm.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday and from 7:30- 8 a.m. Friday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, SOUTH CHAPEL, in New Ulm and will continue for one hour prior to the time of service at the church on Friday.
To leave an online condolence for her family or to sign the guestbook go to: www.mvfh.org.
Rose is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Joleen and Greg Bieraugel of Lafayette, RoseAnn and David Carlsen of Humble, Texas; son, Robert Hamann of Aitkin; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; sisters, Marie Reinhart of New Ulm, Martha Neidecker of Sleepy Eye; sister-in-law, Dolores Lamecker of Willmar; brother-in-law, Jerry Jarvis of Rochester; nieces; and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Delton Hamann on December 9, 2006; brother, Otto Lamecker; brothers-in-law, LeRoy Reinhart; and Leonard Neidecker.
Rose O. Lamecker was born on November 13, 1930 in New Ulm to Alois and Annie (Portner) Lamecker. On October 24, 1949 she was united in marriage to Delton Hamann at St. Gregory's Parish House in Lafayette. They farmed in Bernadotte Township and owned and operated Hamann's Grocery in Lafayette from 1976 to 1996. Rose enjoyed growing flowers and vegetables, cooking, camping and fishing. She was a member of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Lafayette, and the C.C.W. at church.