Cover photo for Rosita Mae Augustine's Obituary
Rosita Mae Augustine Profile Photo

Rosita Mae Augustine

October 6, 1941 — May 29, 2021

Rosita Mae Augustine


Rosita Mae (Herman) Augustine, age 79, passed away Saturday, May 29, 2021 in Greeley, CO. She was born October 6, 1941 in Hays, KS to August and Mary (Kisner) Herman Sr. She attended Ellis High School and married the love of her life Robert Augustine on June 7, 1958 in Ellis at St. Marys Catholic Church.

Rosita was a homemaker who loved cooking and baking. She enjoyed playing cards especially pinochle and spending time with her family. Rosita was a member of St. Marys Catholic Church.

Those left to cherish her memory are her five children: Stacy Befort (Steve), Ellis, KS; Robert (Bob)Augustine, Jr. (Dorreen), Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England; Donna Behring (Craig); Flower Mound, TX; Lonny Augustine (Tina), Eaton, CO; and Kevin Augustine (Kathy), Billings MT; two brothers, George Herman of Abilene and Kenneth Herman(Ruth)of Topeka; 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, her parents; a granddaughter; Chanel Augustine, great-grandson; Kash Dreiling; four brothers, Marvin, Paul, Ralph, and Augie Herman Jr. and three sisters, Mary Ryder, Matilda Markos and Ann Whitney.

Memorial Mass will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at St. Mary's Catholic Church 703 Monroe Street in Ellis, Kansas. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in a private family burial at St. Mary's Cemetery in Ellis.

Memorial to be decided at a later date with memorial or cards mailed to: Keithley Funeral Homes P.O. Box 86 Hays, KS 67601

Condolences may be left by guest book at or by email at


Funeral Mass Saturday

July 10, 2021

2:00 PM

St. Mary's Catholic Church

703 Monroe

Ellis, Kansas 67637

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rosita Mae Augustine, please visit our flower store.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree