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Rita E. Dannels

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Rita E."Rosie" Dannels, 84, of Loveland passed away on July 9, 2011. Rosie was born on June 6, 1927 in Danzig, Germany to Karl and Luise (Luiks) Lapoehn. She grew up in Germany and was the first in her family to immigrate to the United States. Rosie married Harold Dannels in 1996 in Colorado Springs. Rosie is preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a son, William; brothers, Horst and Leo; and a sister, Eva. She is survived by her son, Roy (Kerrie) Lapoehn of Loveland; a brother, Gunther (Hanna) Lapoehn of Germany; grandchildren, Matthew (Sara) Lapoehn of Fort Collins and Daniel (Tricia) Lapoehn of Loveland; and great-granchildren Braden, Layla, Caitlin, Rileigh and Haleigh. A visitation will be held 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at Resthaven Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 14, 2011 at Resthaven Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Front Range Hospice or Sterling House of Loveland in care of Resthaven Funeral Home, 8426 S. Hwy. 287, Fort Collins, CO 80525.

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