Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN 46347
309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN 46390
Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Douglas “Doug” Dean Rosenbaum,
59 of Olin, Iowa, transitioned from his earthly body to his heavenly
soul Friday, March 31, 2017, after an eight month battle with cancer.
He was known by many friends as a
caring and generous friend with an easy-going/great personality.
Doug enjoyed his Williamsburg
Manufacturing co-worker banters and senses of humor and was always
willing to offer a caring ear, a helping hand and talk about sports,
especially the Cubs! To his family Doug was the greatest husband,
son, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin (including
He loved working outside in the yard,
golfing, reading, and the Chicago Cubs!
His greatest pride was his daughters
Grandpa Doug loved the friendly
teasing between his love for the Cubs and his grandson, Ryan, for the
He also treasured playfully teasing
his sweet granddaughter, Krystal. Doug was born February 25, 1958
to Dean and Gail (Sams) Rosenbaum of Kouts.
He was the eldest of the three
Rosenbaum children: Doug, Jeff, and Pam.
Shortly after his high school
graduation, he resided in Valparaiso after marrying Linda Nutt and
together, they had two beautiful daughters, Jill and Amanda.
Later in life he married Paula Simms
and resided in Hebron and ultimately moved to Olin, IA, which was his
residence at death.
Doug and Paula were blessed to have
fourteen years of marriage prior to his death.
Doug is survived by his wife, Paula
(Simms) Rosenbaum of Olin, IA; daughters and grandchildren: Jill
Rosenbaum (Ryan Lessard) and Amanda Urycki (Krystal) both of Valparaiso;
his siblings: Jeff (Leeanna) Rosenbaum of Valparaiso and Pam Cotton of
Portage; along with his marital extended family and many aunt/uncles,
nieces/nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his
parents, Dean and Gail Rosenbaum.
Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Moeller Funeral Home 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM with a Memorial Service beginning at 1:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.