ROSENBAUM, Dennis E. Mar 23, 1935 – May 27, 2013 Denny Rosenbaum was born in Omaha and was raised by his grandparents, Dan and Jenny Mundy in North Bend, Nebraska. He graduated from North Bend High School in 1953. Denny served two years with the U. S. Navy during the Korean War. He married Genelle (Pollard) Rosenbaum. Married for fifty-four years, the couple had two daughters, Tami Jackson and Janette Rosenbaum, and four grandchildren: triplets Brent, Claire and Sarah Jackson, and D. J. Smith. Denny and his family enjoyed snow skiing, traveling, camping, and being at the Phoenix house in the winter. Denny so disliked the cold weather that he would take the family to a warm destination to spend every Christmas holiday. Denny loved being with his grandkids, whether teaching Brent, Sarah and Claire to drive at the same time or attending D. J.s lacrosse games. Denny started Rosenbaum Electric thirty years ago, and for forty years he was a member of Local 22 union. He also served as President of NECA, and also served on the apprentice board. At the age of 55 Denny achieved another milestone when he earned his private pilots license. He was so proud that he could recognize all the small towns in western Nebraska by each towns water tower. Denny was a patron member of Henry Doorly Zoo, Joslyn Art Museum, and the Durham Museum. A lifetime member of the Methodist Hospital Volunteers in Partnership and VFW Post 247, he was also a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church in Omaha. Survived by wife of 54 years, Genelle Rosenbaum; daughters, Janette Rosenbaum, Tami Jackson (Kevin); triplet grandchildren: Brent, Sarah and Claire Jackson; grandson, D. J. Smith; sister, Meg Patterson; special friends: Sister Maria Meister, Sister Mary Clare, and Fr. John Rizzo. VISITATION begins Thursday, May 30, at 1:00 p.m. at the West Center Chapel. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6pm to 7pm, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7p.m. at the West Center Chapel. SERVICES Friday, May 31, 9:30am, West Center Chapel to St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church for MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10am. Entombment, Resurrection Mausoleum with military rites by VFW Post 247. Memorials are suggested to Methodist Hospital Foundation.
HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK & CUTLER Mortuaries and Crematories 7805 West Center Road Omaha, Nebraska 68124 (402) 391-3900