Florence Vanden Bosch passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022, at the age
of 100 years, 1 month and 25 days at the Edgebrook Care Center in Edgerton,
Florence was born to Peter & Anna (Rozeboom) Roskamp on September 24,
1922, in Edgerton, MN, where she grew up on a farm with a very large and
On July 14, 1941, she married Ed Vanden Bosch. They were married for 30 years
and were blessed with 5 children: Roy, Maxine, Rob, Iva and Mari. She resided
in Edgerton while Eddie served his country in WWII. After his discharge in 1945,
they moved to their farm west of Edgerton until he passed away on May 14,
1972. She then moved to Edgerton and was employed at the Edgebrook Care
Center and the Edgerton Co-op Creamery.
She was a charter member of the Bethel Christian Reformed Church.
She is lovingly remembered by her children: Maxine Cook of Grass Valley, CA.,
Rob Vanden Bosch of Edgerton, MN., Iva (Ken) Lane of Anthem, AZ., and Mari
(Wayne) Kooiman of New London, MN., 1 sister, Mona Westera of Marshall,
MN., 9 grandchildren and their spouses, 23 great grandchildren and step great
grandchildren, 11 great-great grandchildren and step great-great grandchildren
and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Eddie, 1 brother, 8 sisters,
1 son, Roy, 3 daughters in law, Shirley, Lou and Helen, 1 son in law, Don Cook, 1
grandson, Darron West, and many friends.