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ARGUE, Louise Ann
RAFF, William Bryant
SCOTT, Emma Priscilla
(Abt 1868-)
FENNELL, Robert Elmer
RAFF, Dorothy Victoria Scott

FENNELL, Rosemary Elizabeth


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1. BOXER, Don

2. CHISHOLM, Robert
3. FEICK, William Jr.

FENNELL, Rosemary Elizabeth 2 3

  • Born: 15 Aug 1921 3
  • Marriage (1): BOXER, Don
  • Marriage (2): CHISHOLM, Robert in Jan 1963 in Rome, , Lazio, Italy 1
  • Marriage (3): FEICK, William Jr. in 1989 in , , Vermont, United States 1
  • Died: 7 Jul 2008 aged 86 4

bullet   Cause of her death was pneumonia.1

bullet   Another name for Rosemary was Posy.4


bullet  Facts and details for :

Her obituary was published in the New York Times on 11 Jul 2008 in New York, New York, New York, United States. It read as follows:

CHISHOLM FEICK-Rosemary . Darlings, Ms. Rosemary Chisholm Feick has gone to continue her travels in her hot air balloon up in the sky. She passed away peacefully in the loving arms of her family on July 7th, 2008 at 7:25pm. Ms. Feick is survived by her daughter, Ms. Gayle Boxer Willson, her son, Mr. Brian Boxer (Ms. Jan Boxer), her grandchildren, Mr. Blakeley Willson and Ms. Tiffany Willson. Ms. Feick is also survived by her sister Mrs. Nancy Young, (Mr. David Young) and her brother Mr. Scott Fennell, (Mrs. Cecil Fennell). For the past five years, Ms. Feick lived with her cherished companion, Ms. Francesca Zomoreno Moreno. Ms. Feick was a journalist and lived all over the world. Under the publishing umbrella of Canada's MacLean Hunter and the pen name of Rosemary Boxer, she honed her appreciation of both the written and spoken word. While fashion and beauty editor of Chatelaine Magazine, she hosted two hourly TV shows: one a weekly news broadcast for Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and the other, the first woman's TV afternoon show hosted together with Monty Hall, again for the CBC. In the 60s, she accepted a position in Rome as foreign correspondent for the Toronto Telegram. In the 70s she married Robert Chisholm O.B.E., and wrote under the name of Posy Chisholm. In the 80s her editorial territories enlarged to include all the major cities of the world. This time she was filing for the Toronto Sun as the Assistant Bureau Chief of Rome. During this period she was honored as a Dame of the First Class of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta for her work with Italian orphans. A private family service has taken place. A celebration of her life will be held on September 2nd at two o'clock at the Palais Royale, 1601 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto. In lieu of flowers, gifts should be directed to the Posy Feick Fund in Venice made payable to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10128. Services under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Home-A.W. Miles Chapel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1-800-616-3311. Condolences and memories may be forwarded through: www.humphreymiles.com. Posy, as she was known by her family and friends, was larger than life. 4


Rosemary married Don BOXER.


Rosemary next married Robert CHISHOLM in Jan 1963 in Rome, , Lazio, Italy.1 (Robert CHISHOLM died in 1982 in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada 1.). The cause of his death was bone cancer.1


Rosemary next married William FEICK Jr. in 1989 in , , Vermont, United States.1 (William FEICK Jr. died on 14 Aug 2000 in New York, New York, New York, United States 5.)



1 Jack Batten, "The Fabulous Life of Posy Chisholm Feick," Toronto Life Magazine, May 2009.

2 e-mail, Bob Young.

3 Obituary, Rosemary Elizabeth "Posy" Chisholm Feick http://www.humphreymiles.com/book-of-memories/201885/Chisholm-Feick-Rosemary/service-details.php.


5 Obituary, William Feick Jr. http://www.nytimes.com/2000/08/17/classified/paid-notice-deaths-feick-william-jr.html.