Rosalie Russ went to be with the Lord on March 29, 2021. She was married to James Eugene "Gene" Russ and they resided in Rogue River, Grants Pass and Boring, Oregon, creating homes and gardens reflecting their artisanship. August 2015 Rosalie became a resident of Cherry Park Plaza, Troutdale, Oregon. Rosalie was born February 15, 1933 in Adams, Oklahoma to Johnny and Alice (Goosen) Klassen. She attended schools in southern California and Phoenix, Oregon. She was known for her exceptional artistic talents in sewing, ceramics and drawing. Rosalie is preceeded in death by her husband and a sister, Florence Gardner. She is survived by children: Kathy Ward of Redmond, Rhonda Reed of Boring, Christine Bennett of Bend, and Gary Russ of Portland. She is also survived by six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.