Rosella Etchepareborde, a cherished member of our community, passed away peacefully on November 14, 2023, at the age of 82. Born on January 1, 1941, in Jacksboro, TX, Rosella was a beloved mother, sister, and dear friend to many. Her gentle nature, kind heart, and unwavering commitment to her family and friends will forever be remembered.
Rosella dedicated her life to her children and found joy in caring for others. As a custodian in the education industry, she cultivated a warm and welcoming environment for those she served. She possessed a wealth of wisdom, love, and compassion that cannot be measured by degrees.
Left to treasure her memory are her loving children: Richard Etchepareborde, Cori Walker, Lori Herston, Michael Etchepareborde, and Jeanett Norris. She had many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and friends that she loved and adored. Rosella's legacy will continue to shine through them and the countless lives she touched.
To honor Rosella's life, a public viewing will be hosted at Steed Todd Funeral Home Chapel on November 19, 2023, beginning at 5:00 pm. Friends, family, and community members are invited to pay their respects, share stories, and offer comfort to one another during this time of collective grief.
A beautiful funeral service will be held on November 20, 2023, at 10:00 am at Steed Todd Funeral Home Chapel. Join us as we celebrate her life, reflecting on the cherished memories she created and the indelible impact she left on everyone fortunate enough to know her.
Following the service, Rosella will be laid to rest at the peaceful Lawn Haven Memorial gardens in Clovis, NM. Surrounded by nature's beauty, she will find eternal rest in a place as serene as her spirit.
While we mourn the loss of Rosella, let us also rejoice in the extraordinary life she lived and the love she shared. Her memory will forever be etched in our hearts.
May her soul find eternal peace and her spirit continue to inspire us all.