Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Richmond, MN for Marcellus Sally Rothstein, age 86, who died Saturday at the Assumption Home in Cold Spring. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call from 4:00 8:00 p.m. Monday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond. Parish Prayers will be at 4:00 p.m. followed by a Rosary with Catholic United Financial. Visitation will continue Tuesday morning 9:00 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Sally was born in Richmond to Nicholas and Theresa (Braegelmann) Rothstein. He married Rita Kerst on September 19, 1963 in St. Anthony Catholic Church in Watkins. Sally was a farmer all his life and farmed west of Richmond on the Rothstein Century Farm. He was a member of Catholic United Financial and Sts. Peter and Paul Parish.
Survivors include his daughter, Barb (Rick) Wait; siblings, Clarence (Pauline), and Nicholas (Margie); sister-in-law, Evelyn.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rita; son, Louis, and an infant daughter; siblings, Edmund, Leo, Gregor, Leander, Richard, Norbert, Paul, Alfred, Ralph, Agedia Hemmesch, Agnes Rausch, Leona Hemmesch, and Lucille Rothstein.
Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home, Richmond, MN.