Carolyn Lea (Broderson) Rosales, 30, of Remsen, died unexpectedly Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004, at her home in Remsen.
The former Carolyn Lea Broderson was born Aug. 16, 1974, at Sioux City, the daughter of Joseph and Helen (Mitchell) Broderson. She grew up in Le Mars and attended Gehlen Catholic Schools. Carolyn had lived in South Sioux City, Neb., and was employed with M.C.I. and also with Opportunities Unlimited in Sioux City. The last year, she had lived in Remsen.
Carolyn loved to cook and read. She enjoyed being with her family and visiting nieces and nephews. The most important focus in her life was her two children and she enjoyed traveling with them.
Survivors include her two children: Tanner Jacob and Alexis Caroline; her father, Joseph Broderson of Remsen; three sisters, Cathy Thompson and her husband, Randy, of Winnipeg, Ontario, Canada, Elizabeth Wolf and her husband, Michael, of Le Mars, and Cynthia Broderson of Glenwood; a brother, Damian Broderson of Le Mars; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother Helen Broderson; and a sister Jean Broderson.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday Sept. 13, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, with the Rev. Tim Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Centerville, S.D. Friends may call anytime after 4 p.m. Sunday at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars. A Scriptural wake service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.