Ted Gerard Campbell

Ted Gerard Campbell, son of Forrest and Anita Campbell, passed away on 4 September 2017 at the age of 64 in Kerrville, Texas. Ted never married. He was a member of Branch V [Russell Leroy Campbell > Anna Bozena Campbell (nee Meerscheidt) > Paul Meerscheidt > Amanda Karoline von Rosenberg > Peter Carl Johann von Rosenberg].

Gary Ferel Hodge

Gary Ferel Hodge passed away on September 19, 2017 in Mérida, Mexico at the age of 79. Gary is a member of Branch IV [William Elgin Hodge > Lula Belle Adams > Eugenia Concordia von Rosenberg > Carl Eugen von Rosenberg > Peter Carl von Rosenberg].

Ellsworth James Anderson

Congratulations to James and Madison (Dyal) Anderson on the birth of their first child. Ellsworth James Anderson was born August 21, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.

Madison’s von Rosenberg lineage is through her father as follows; Herman Ellis Dyal, Jr. > Evelyn Margaret Speckels (1914-1997) > Gilbert Otto Speckels (1892-1969) > Anna Meerscheidt (1865 - 1895) > Amanda Karoline von Rosenberg.

Ellsworth is also an 8th generation Texan via his grandfather Dyal's paternal lineage.

Dora Ann Willis

We are saddened to report the death of Dora Ann Willis, widow of Ross Warren Willis of Branch I. Dora Ann Willis was a long time resident of Montrose, Colorado.

Ross Warren Willis’s von Rosenberg lineage is through his mother as follows; Ross Warren Willis (1921-2013) > Augusta Frances von Rosenberg (1883-1970) > Carl Wilhelm von Rosenberg, Jr. (1850-1918) > Carl Wilhelm von Rosenberg (1821 - 1901) > Peter Carl Johann von Rosenberg.

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New Officers

New Officers have been elected as follows:

  • Wayne Arthur Scholz, of Branch V, has been elected to a two year term as President of the Association
  • William Frederick “Will” von Rosenberg, IV of Branch I, has been appointed to a two-year term as Vice President of the Association
The current Treasurer, Karl Glenn von Rosenberg of Branch VII, and the current Secretary, Carol Rose Campbell, of Branch V, continue on in their second year of two-year terms.
Please join us in congratulating Wayne and Will in their new roles and please make sure to offer them as much aid and assistance as you possibly can.