Rosella J. (Winkelvoss) Faust, age 95, of Elizabeth Twp., died peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Born on July 6, 1925 in Buena Vista, she was the daughter of the late Chris and Annie (Thompson) Winkelvoss. She was married to the late Allen Ellsworth Faust who passed away in 2006. She is survived by her daughter, Margaret (Ronald) O'Rourke of Greensburg; grandchildren, Bridget Anne O'Rourke, MD of Wexford and Ryan Robert O'Rourke of Portland, Oregon. She is also survived by sisters, Ruth (Richard) Smith of Delmont, Edna (Bo) Rook of Buena Vista and Martha Bird of Cranberry Twp., also numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by siblings, Helen Billick, Edward "Bud" Winkelvoss and Sylvia Sebest.
Rosella was a charter member of Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church. Her family would like to thank Three Rivers Hospice, especially Rachel and Ellen. Visitation and burial are private. Arrangements by the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, Elizabeth. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.
Originally published July 17, 2020.