Mary Jo Roskammer

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Oct. 31, 1942 -- June 4, 2011

Funeral services for Mary Jo Roskammer were held Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Milford.

Mary Jo Roskammer was born Oct. 31, 1942 in Spencer, the daughter of Orie and Viola (Holst) Lohrmann. Mary Jo was raised and educated in Everly. Upon graduating from Everly High School in 1960, Mary Jo attended Stewarts Beauty School in Sioux City.

Mary Jo was married to Vince Trebbien in September 1965, and a son, Mike, was born to this union. She was united in marriage to Jerry Roskammer in October, 1979 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford. The couple made their home in Wahpeton.

Mary Jo worked as a beautician since 1962, and operated her salon out of her home.

Mary Jo was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Milford, where she was involved in various church organizations. She was also a volunteer for the South Dickinson Community Fund. Mary Jo loved people! She enjoyed gardening, yard work, knitting and crocheting. She also enjoyed genealogy and scrap-booking.

Mary Jo passed away Saturday, June 4, 2011, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake at 68 years of age.

She is survived by her husband, Jerome, of Wahpeton; son Mike Trebbien, his wife Jolene, and their sons, Kyle and Leo, of Charles City; her mother, Viola Lohrmann; many relatives and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Orie, infant sister, Jane Ellen and husband, Vincent Trebbien in 1979.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be submitted to