Debbie Ann Rossiter

Obituary for Debbie Ann Rossiter

Rossiter, Debbie Ann Rossiter, 61, of Tampa, passed away unexpectedly July 24, 2017. Debbie was a loving  wife ,mother, grandmother, and friend. She will be deeply missed by all who are heartbroken by this loss. She was born August 14, 1955 in Lake Charles, LA. She attended St. Lawrence Catholic Elementary through eighth grade, then Tampa Catholic High school where she graduated in 1973. That same year, she met her future husband, Harold Rossiter, to whom she was married for 40 years. She then attended Hillsborough Community College where she earned her R.N. degree in 1975. Debbie worked for 25 years at Tampa General Hospital’s Neonatal Unit. She then went on to be a private duty nurse beginning in 2016. She was an exceptional nurse, dedicated to her patients and her profession. More than anything else, Debbie loved her family, who will love and miss her always. She was preceded in death by her beloved father, Robert ” Bob” Rost. She is survived by her children; Jennifer (Gary) Blackman, and Harold Happy Rossiter III; grandchildren, Hannah Blackman, Hailey Blackman, and Hunter Blackman; her mother, Mildred Rost; and her brother, Dr.William Rost, as well as many friends.
A funeral mass will be held to celebrate Debbie’s life on Saturday, August 26th, at 10:30:am, at  Mary Help of Christians Center, 6411 E Chelsea Street, Tampa, 33610, the family will begin receiving friends one hour prior.

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Saturday, August 26, 2017

9:30 am to 10:30 am

Mary Help of Christians Center

6411 E Chelsea Street

Tampa, 33610

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Service Times

Saturday, August 26, 2017

10:30 am

Mary Help of Christians Center

6411 E Chelsea Street

Tampa, 33610

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08/17/2017

Harold and family…am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you all and may you find comfort in his love.

Deborah Hoover Waters