Rosa Lea Wollenhaupt December 23, 1938 - May 29, 2022

Rosa Lea Wollenhaupt, 83, of Macungie, Pennsylvania, passed away May 29, 2022, in Saucon Valley Manor, Hellertown.

She was born on December 23, 1938, in Van Wert, Ohio, the daughter of the late Elwyn and Ethel (DeCamp) Long. On August 9, 1959, she married Harold W. Wollenhaupt, who passed away October 6, 2021.

Family survivors include her children, Greg (Susan) Wollenhaupt, of Macungie; Gary (Sandy) Wollenhaupt of Surprise, Arizona; and Gay (Daniel) Zambrano of Stanton, California; grandchildren, David (Jeni) Wollenhaupt and Amy (Daniel) Perez, both of Macungie; Kathryn Wollenhaupt of Litchfield Park, Arizona; and Matthew (Aspen) Wollenhaupt of Surprise, Arizona; six great-grandchildren and many beloved nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother and five sisters, and a granddaughter, Laura Beth Wollenhaupt.

Rosa was a graduate of Lima Memorial Nursing School. She was a registered nurse for the Pauling County Hospital, Lima Memorial Hospital and other health agencies for 40 years before retiring.  Rosa was a member of the Garden Pond Society, Lima Garden Club, Ohio Amateur Master Gardener of the year, a flower show judge, and the Red Hat Society. She was a former member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Delphos, OH.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M on Saturday,  June 4, 2022, at Lehigh Zion Cemetery, 8375 Ruth Lane, Alburtis, PA 18011. Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. (www.stephensfuneral.com) is handling the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Hungry 4 Him (hungry4him.com) to support orphans in Kenya.


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