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Jannet Rosenbaum

August 13, 1935 — July 29, 2023

Jannet Rosenbaum, 87, of Brenham, TX, died on July 29, 2023.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 1, 2023 at Memorial Oaks Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 2, 2023 at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery with Pastor Glenn Hohlt officiating.

She was born on August 13, 1935 in the Phillipsburg Community to Erich and Erna Schwettmann Thiel. She was baptized on September 29, 1935 and later confirmed both at Salem Lutheran Church. She married her husband, Earl Rosenbaum, on June 9, 1963 at Salem Lutheran Church officiated by Pastor Oelke.

Jannet attended Phillipsburg School. She retired from Burton School District after twenty-four years. She attended Zion Lutheran Church. She enjoyed cooking and was famous for her homemade coffee cake, fried chicken and sweet rice.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and wife Tammy Rosenbaum of Brenham, TX; daughter and son-in-law, Judy and husband Doyle Krause of Bleiblerville, TX; grandchildren, Kara Rosenbaum, Carson Krause and fiancé Tyler Bond, Garett Krause and special friend Braylee Schomburg; great-grandchildren, Luke Wienken; caregivers, Joyce Gantt and Vickie Taylor Jones; sister-in-law, Dorothy Thiel; and nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Earl Rosenbaum; parents, Erich and Erna Thiel; mother-in-law, and father-in-law, Rosa Lee, Wilkening Rosembaum and August Rosenbaum; sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Milton Eckermann; brother, Erwin Thiel; and nephew, Milton Butch Eckermann Jr.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Michael Wienken, Andrew Eckert, Tommy Roehling, Richard Boyd, Mike Randermann, Jerry Hermann, Bruce Randermann, and Lary Rosenbaum.

Memorials may be directed to Zionsville Lutheran Church.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main Street, Brenham, TX 77833. To post a tribute to the family, visit

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, August 1, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Starts at 9:00 am (Central time)

Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery

1800 FM 2679, Brenham, TX 77833

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