Born: November 02, 1934
Died: April 30, 2014
Sidney “Sid” Duane Rosell of Ione, CA, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Tracy Nursing and Rehabilitation in Tracy at the age of 79. He was born in Holly, MI on November 2, 1934 to the late Sidney and Helen (Jarrett) Rosell. Sidney is survived by his wife, Carol Rosell of Tracy; daughter, Sheila Hassell and her husband, Dave of Alpharetta, GA; son, Sidney D. Rosell, Jr., of Alpharetta, GA; two step-daughters, Cynthia Ingram, and her husband Gary of Livermore, CA; Cathryn Schmidt and her husband, Rob of Berkley, CA; sisters, Susan McEwen, Lynda Harris; brothers, Glenn Rosell, Charlie Rosell, Richard Rosell; grandchildren, Lauren Borland, Jonathan Hassell, Elizabeth Hassell, Christopher Rosell, Ian Ingram, Amanda Ingram, Charlie Schmidt, Henri Schmidt; great-grandchildren, Holden Borland, Olivia Borland, Kaelyn Hassell, and Olivia Rosell. Sidney graduated from the University of Michigan and served in the U.S. Army. He married Carol Taylor Christian on October 10, 1974 in Reno, NV. He worked in the computer field as an engineer for 50 years. Sidney retired in 1999 from Crisis Computer Company in San Jose where he worked in the computer repair business traveling to every state in the US except Maine. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golfing throughout his life. Sidney enjoyed archery in his younger years. He was a member of Rotary Club of Ione, Senior Men’s Club at Castle Oaks, Preston Castle Foundation, and was a member of Cornerstone Church in Ione. Sidney was a good dad, grandfather and loved his grandchildren dearly. He was loved by all and will be missed. Friends are invited to attend a funeral service at Daneri Mortuary Chapel in Jackson, CA, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Memorial contributions may be made to Preston Castle Foundation, P.O. Box 488, Ione, CA 95640 or Cornerstone Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 304, Ione, CA 95640.