Rosalie Marie Williams, 72, of La Grande, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Boise, Idaho.
Rosalie was born on February 14, 1947 in La Grande, Oregon to Benjamin and Carrie (Orr) Nelson. She attended Riveria Elementary School and Graduated from La Grande High School. She married Leo G. Williams and they later divorced.
Rosalie was a devoted wife and mother to her children. She enjoyed spending time with family and she loved her grandchildren.
Rosalie is survived by her children, Leonette Shelley (James) and Kevin Williams both of La Grande, OR; sister, Bonnie Bluhm of La Grande, OR; 6 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren and 9 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin and Carrie; sister, Evelyn Long and brother, Benjamin F. Nelson.