Cornelius James ‘Jim’ Rospert
Cornelius James “Jim” Rospert, 84, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born Feb. 15, 1935, in Bellevue, to Cornelius and Margaret (Driscoll) Rospert. He married Mary Hammersmith June 13, 1964, in St. Alphonsus, Norwalk.
He is survived by his wife; sons, Gary (Lisa) Rospert of Silver Lake and Dennis (Amy) Rospert of Bellevue; daughters, Denise (Eric) Bullion of Bellevue and Darlene (Tom) George of Bellevue; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and siblings, Donn Rospert of Bellevue, Kenn (Charlet) Rospert of Bellevue, Noreen Furlong of Bellevue and Patricia Gies of Stow.
Mr. Rospert was preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Terry Rospert; and brother-in-law, James Furlong.
He served in the United States Army for two tours in Korea 1959 and 1963.
Friends will be received 3-7p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Pl., Bellevue. A rosary will take place before visitation at 2:30 p.m.
A funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Burial with military honors will follow in Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in Jim’s honor to Immaculate Conception School, Stein Hospice or the Wounded Soldiers Fund.