Rosanne Kaplan Dolinsky passed away peacefully on February 24, 2022 at the age of 93. A long-time resident of the Hartford area, she was predeceased by her husband, Jack Dolinsky. She was the proud matriarch of her family, leaving her son, Paul Dolinsky and daughter, Janis Krissinger and their spouses Diana Garey and Ken Krissinger and grandchildren Laura Dolinsky, Michelle Dolinsky, Elizabeth Krissinger and Andrew Krissinger, as well as her great grandchildren from Michelle and Amin Davari, Charlie and Tennyson.
Rosanne was the daughter of world boxing champion Louis “Kid” Kaplan and Bessie Kaplan. A graduate of Weaver High School, she pursued a career in dental hygiene. Her focus was her family and friends with a passion for entertaining. She was also an accomplished writer of personal notes, poems and presentations, often representing her famous father. Rosanne was active in the Jewish community and volunteered for organizations such as Hadassah and ORT.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was laid to rest at a private burial attended by immediate family. Donations in her memory may be made to Hadassah.