Mass of Christian burial will be at 11AM on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Motley for Rose Marie Zetah, age 84, of Cushing who died Sunday, July 19, 2020 at her home in Cushing. Rev. Gabriel Walz will officiate and burial will be in Motley Public Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Wednesday at the church in Motley. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Staples.Rose Marie Zetah was born January 16, 1936 at home on the farm in Ripley Township, to Werner & Margaret (Kraft) Konen. Rose Marie was the second oldest of eleven children. The family lived at Buckman, Hillman and Pierz and then moved to Motley in 1951. She graduated from Motley High School in 1953 and married Urban Zetah at St. Michael’s Church in Motley on May 18, 1954.
Rose Marie was active in Christian Mothers, St. Monica’s Circle, St. Michael’s Funeral Committee, Lincoln Ladies Aid and Birthday Card Club. She enjoyed gardening, raising flowers, yard work, feeding her cats, embroidery, quilting, baking and cooking, playing cards, and fishing. Rose lived on the same farm for 66 years.
She is survived by 8 children & spouses Mike (Jeanette) Zetah of Rice, MN; Steve Zetah of Cushing, MN; Jim (Cindy) Zetah of Cushing MN; Dan (Nedda) Zetah of Grey Eagle, MN; Kathy Kobliska (Steve) of Cushing MN; Joe (Karen) Zetah of Cushing MN; Karla Grubb (Bob Zimprich) of Cambridge, MN; Mary Kelly Bennett (Fred) of Fridley MN, 18 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, 10 siblings and close friend Jerry Jambor of Browerville, MN. Preceded in death by husband Urban (1993), parents, Werner & Margaret Konen, 1 infant child Kevin Zetah, 1 grandchild Nathaniel Grubb.