How Did Rosmarie Trapp Die? The Sound of Music Eldest Family Member Dies:- The Hollywood music industry is mourning the passing of Rosmarie Trapp, who was a member of the musical family that inspired the Oscar-winning film “The Sound of Music” sadly passed away at the age of 93. It is saddening to hear that one of the legendary singers of the musical family has gone from this world. She was the eldest child of famed Captain Georg Johannes von Trapp and Maria Augusta von Trapp. Unfortunately, her death news left everyone shocked including her family and loved ones. Keep reading to know more details about her sudden death.
According to the sources, the cause of her death has not been revealed yet but an obituary noted that she took her last breath on Friday, May 13, 2022, while surrounded by loved ones at a nursing home in Morrisville Vermont. Her obituary has been published online that reads,” Her kindness, generosity, and colorful spirit were legendary, and she had a positive impact on countless lives”. She died at a nursing home in Vermont, US. Since the news of her death was confirmed, her loved ones and close ones are paying tributes and expressed their deep condolence to her family. She was the last daughter of the musical family. How Did Rosmarie Trapp Die? The Sound of Music Eldest Family Member Dies
Who Was Rosmarie von Trapp? How Did She Die?
Trapp’s family posted a statement on Instagram on Saturday, May 14 describing her “presence of loved ones all day long”. The statement continued,” Rosemarie’s kindness, generosity, and colorful spirit were legendary, and she had a positive impact on countless lives”. Her family asked for privacy after losing their beloved family member as they prepare to come to terms with their loss and also “to celebrate the life of an amazing woman”.
The statement continued,” We believe the best way to recognize Rosmarie is to demonstrate the same selfless kindness and generosity that she exemplified daily”. Rosmarie Trapp was born on February 8, 1929, in a village in Salzburg, Austria. She was the eldest child of her parents and had seven older half-siblings from her father’s widow. Her two siblings in the family were famously memorialized in the Broadway show and classic 1965 film “The Sound of Music”.
#RIP #RosmarieTrapp of the #Musical Family Who Inspired The Sound of Music Dead at 93. 🙁 “Her kindness, generosity, colorful spirit were legendary, and she had a positive impact on countless lives,” Rosmarie Trapp’s family said in an Instagram statement. @ZouvelosGeorge #music pic.twitter.com/QCkvTHG8SJ
— George Ζουvelos (@ZouvelosGeorge) May 18, 2022
The entire show shares the story of her parents that how her parents fell in love and escaped Austria as a family music group after she was being pressured by her father to cooperate with the Nazis. Later, her family moved to the United States in 1938, first they lived in Pennsylvania and then settled in Vermont. They bought the land of the farm which became the Trapp Family Lodge in 1950 and after a year, the entire family became a US citizens. She spent several years traveling with her family, the Trapp Family Singers.