William A. Rossok, age 74, of Waveland, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021 at his home. He was born on September 24, 1946 to the late Wilbert A. and Vera Mae (Kersey) Rossok.
William graduated from Bainbridge High School in 1964. He married Rhonda Caldwell Rossok on December 20, 2017. He served in the United States Navy as a medic. He was awarded The Purple Heart Medal, for his bravery in Vietnam. He retired from RR Donnelley after 47 years. His memberships included Browns Valley Christian Church and DAV. In 2016 he was nominated and chosen to be a torchbearer for The Indiana Bicentennial. He enjoyed fishing, family, racing, porch dwelling, basketball, and reminiscing about his high school days. He loved spending time with his family boating on raccoon lake.
William is survived by his wife, Rhonda; son, William Shane (Stacey) Rossok; daughter, Cheryl Lynn Sizemore; six siblings, Pat (Bob) Rydell, Dean (Sandi) Rossok, Ron (Doris) Rossok, Jim (Pam) Rossok, Mark (Cathy) Rossok, and Lori (Steve) Selvia; four grandchildren, Ashley, Hailey, Cheyenne, and Megan; three great-grandchildren, Odin, Annalynn, and Averly; and one great-granddaughter on the way in November.
William is preceded in death by his parents, a brother Gary Rossok, a grandson, Matt Sizemore; and great-grandbaby Bailey.
Visitation will be at Browns Valley Christian Church. 9011 State Road 47, in Crawfordsville, on Saturday, June 12, 2021 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. There will be a visitation at Browns Valley Christian Church on Sunday, June 13, 2021 from 2:00pm until the time of the funeral service 3:00pm with Pastor Dave Finch officiating. Burial will follow the service at Old Union Waveland Cemetery with Military Honors by the United States Navy and Byron Cox Post 72. The service will be recorded which can be viewed on William's obituary page at www.sandersfuneralcare.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Bainbridge High School Alumni Scholarship Endowment, C/o Putnam County Community Foundation, 2 South Jackson Street, Greencastle, Indiana 46135 or DAV 575 N. Pennsylvania St., Room 324, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204. Share memories and condolences online at www.sandersfuneralcare.
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