Rosalie Virginia Elsey was born April 11, 1941 and departed this life on September 13, 2016 at The Pine in Easton, Maryland.
Rosalie was born to the late Willie and Leonia Wongus of Cambridge, Maryland. She was educated in the public schools of Dorchester County.
She was a giver to many and later devoted her life to Christ. She went on to earn a degree in Ministry and spent most of her time visiting nursing homes, hospitals and detention centers spreading the word of God. She was a faithful member of Center Street Church of God and remained a faithful member at Refuge Temple Church of God until her illness.
Rosalie was a devoted grandmother, who helped raise three of her grandchildren, Keyika, Keonda and Tyren. She enjoyed listening to music, praying, traveling and good food.
Rosalie leaves her love and memories to her three sons, Larry Brannock, Cortez Brannock ( Rosatta ) and Tyrel Elsey, five granddaughters Keyika Chester, Keonda Moaney (Kevin), Yuke Pritchett , Marquita Baines and Carmen Brannock; three grandsons Tyren Brannock( Simone), Cortez Brannock Jr. and Cortez Brannock III; a brother Forney Wongus (Vernice); one sister, Sharon Barrus; and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Luke Brannonck, two brothers, Francis Wongus and Willie Wongus Jr. and a daughter, Kim Chester