Roxbury Township, Mr. Kjell Rosseland, 78, passed recently at home in Succasunna. He was born in Rosseland, Norway and came to the United States in 1954, settling in West Orange, NJ. He lived in Succasunna for 37 years, and was a home builder and carpenter in the Succasunna area for 37 years. He was a member of the Hillside Lutheran Brethren Church for 37 years in Succasunna, and recently Whiting Assembly of God in Whiting, NJ.
Predeceased by Son Kenneth A. Rosseland(1997) and granddaughter Kaitlyn N. Baker(1994). He is survived by his wife Nancy F (Benson) Rosseland of 57 years. He also leaves his daughter Kristi A. Baker and Husband Robert(Bob) of Succasunna and son Eric G. Rosseland and Wife Gina of Washington Boro, NJ, and 6 grandchildren Nicholas, Jakob, Geoffrey, Brooke, Kelsey and Christopher. Brother Øyvind and sister-in-law Elin of Kristiansand Norway and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 350 Sparta Avenue, Sparta, New Jersey 07871 or Teen Challenge Center, C/O Finance Dept, PO Box 98, Rehrersburg, PA 19550 or a charity of a person’s choice.
Friends may visit at the Davis and Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Wednesday from 7-9 pm. Then a memorial service on Thursday, 7:00 pm at Hillside Lutheran Brethren Church, 113 S Hillside Avenue, Succasunna, NJ, and Burial will be private at the Restland Memorial Park Cemetery in East Hanover, NJ.