Rosalyn Bernice Rideout
Last updated 10/8/2021 at 4:53pm
Rosalyn Bernice Rideout nee Schaefer born Dec. 7, 1930, in Belleville, Illinois, passed away Sept. 28, 2021, in Fallbrook, California.
Roslyn was the daughter of Royal (Roy) Schaefer and Estella Waigand. She married H. Arthur Rideout in Belleville on Oct. 20, 1951, and they had three sons all born in Belleville, Dennis (deceased, 1953), David and Bruce.
She is survived by her husband and two sons, sister Joanne (Edward) Escobedo and brother-in-law Walter Hubert. She is also survived by granddaughters Noelle (Christian) Portillo, Morgan (John) McClure and Cassius Rideout; great-grandchildren Victoria McClure, JP McClure and Christian Portillo Jr.
She was preceded in death by three sisters, Betty (Kenneth) Jenkins, Jeanette (J Richard) Yoch, and Darlene Hubert.
She, along with her husband and children, came to California in 1959 and settled in Fallbrook in 1964. She loved the cruise ships and made over 30 cruises. She was always engaged in children's activities, and also served on the school board. She retired from the school district as secretary to the superintendent.
Burial will be at the Riverside National Cemetery.