Mrs. Frances Bock vonRosenberg, 85, of 223 Stedman St., Fayetteville, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2004, in Heritage Suites of Heritage Place. Mrs. vonRosenberg was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church. She was also the author of "Ringtailed Panther," a biography of her ancestor Martin Palmer, who signed the Texas Declaration of Independence. A memorial service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2004, in St. John's Episcopal Church by the Rev. Louanne Loch. A private burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. vonRosenberg is survived by her husband, Charles H. vonRosenberg of Fayetteville; a son, the Rev. Charles G. vonRosenberg, the Episcopal bishop of the Diocese of East Tennessee, of Knoxville; a daughter, Dr. Sarah P. vonRosenberg of Brazoria, Texas; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Sept. 8, 2004 following the service at the Kyle House. Memorials may be made to the vonRosenberg family fund, Cumberland Community Foundation, 308 Green St., P.O. Box 2345, Fayetteville, NC 28302. Arrangements are being handled by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home of Fayetteville.
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