Robert H. Rossell, age 75, of Hockessin, DE passed away on February 4th, 2019 at Wilmington hospital. Born in Wilmington, he was the son of the late Miriam (Kershaw) and Joseph Rossell. He attended William Penn High School and went on to spend over 40 years working as a pipe fitter for the Local 74. Robert was an avid football fan and longtime supporter of the Dallas Cowboys.
Robert is survived by his wife of 32 years, Susan Rossell; his daughter, Catherine Radulski of Middletown, DE; his son, Robert Rossell of New Castle, DE; his stepchildren, Thomas and Mirela Powers, Joseph Powers, and Jamie Powers all of Wilmington, DE; his grandchildren, Bobby, Heather, Tyler, Brandon, Michael, Avery, Nick, and Jaden; his great-grandson, Leland; his twin brother and his spouse, Francis and Marie Rossell of Hockessin, DE; his brother, Joseph Rossell of Wilmington, DE; and his sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Ed Hayman of Carthage, NC.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Fresenius Kidney Care for all of their support and fantastic care over the past few years.
A visitation will be held on Monday February 11, 2019 from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. with funeral services beginning at 11 A.M. at the Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Delaware Humane Society, 701 A Street Wilmington, DE 19801. Online condolences may be made at mealeyfuneralhomes.com