Chaffee passed away November 15, 2010 in the Hospice
Palliative Care Unit at St Josephs Hospital in Marshfield Wisconsin
Memorial service will be 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 4th,
Terri Skildum will officiate.
Friends may call at Roseberrys Funeral Home on
Saturday from 3 to 7 p.m.
Interment will follow at a later date at the
Loretta was born July 25, 1933 in Adams, Wisconsin
to Donald J Fogarty and Helen (Fait) Fogarty. She attended Friendship Grade School
On July 22, 1949 she eloped with Rudolph D. Chaffee to Dubuque, Iowa
and was married on that date. They celebrated their marriage
vows again later that year in a Catholic ceremony September
10, 1949 in Necedah, Wisconsin
Rudy and Loretta raised a family in Arkdale where they
operated a farm.
Loretta enjoyed the rural life and all her many
friends and farm neighbors. Rudy and Loretta also enjoyed
the social events that were frequently held in Dellwood, Wisconsin.
Memorials (in lieu of flowers) should be directed to the
Palliative Care Unit at St Josephís
Loretta was preceded in death by
her parents: Donald Fogarty and Helen Fogarty; husband,
Rudolph D Chaffee; sons:
Roger Chaffee; Keith Chaffee; infant son, Darwin
Chaffee; son-in-law, Donald Alderman; and Great-Grandson, Mytchell Alderman.
Jerry Fogarty of
Judith Alderman of
Dennis Chaffee of
West Allis, Wisconsin
Sarah (Ray) Dambeck of
Diane (Roger) Chaffee of
Leila Chaffee of
Barbara Churchill of
Karen Chaffee of
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin