In Memory Of

Olga Rosaaen

Walnut Creek, California

Guest Book

nancy t

May 22, 2013 | Hayward, CA

You're in my heart, but I miss hearing your laughter and wisdom.

laura v-a

May 20, 2013 | Chicago, IL

Olga helped me through the most difficult time of my life. She was an incredible and wise woman whom I will never forget. I will miss her greatly.

My sincere sympathy to the family.

kimberly polyhronakis

March 05, 2013 | Yuma, AZ

Grandma Butch,
Everytime I think of you, I smile. We did not have the opportunity to be together often but when we were, you taught me much. I will always cherish the memories of time spent with you.
With love,

March 04, 2013

Olga always had time to share her experience, stength and hope. It helped me grow. I will be forever grateful!
Our prayers are with her family.
Cathy C.

March 03, 2013

Olga was light hope and a great influence in my family's life. An angel on this earth.


March 03, 2013 | Oakland, CA

After I lost my fiance in 1998 to an unexpected infection related to his leukemia, I was beside myself with grief and the loss of what might have been. It was Olga whose words lifted me - and continue to lift me. She told me "...some long married couples never evem had the experience of love and companionship with a partner you had..." And when I was unemployed for so long, it was Olga who was a beam of light and hope over the course of more than a few years and when I did find a...

carol sullivan

March 03, 2013 | Oakland, CA

My sincere condolences to Olga's family and friends.
Olga was a close friend of my mother, Virginia Robinson.
They met through Alanon at about the same time that they both began attending meetings. My mother would meet Olga at the old Liberty House restaurant. They talked while I shopped!
As a family we participated in many Alanon events and enjoyed both Olga and her husbands friendship.
When I married and moved into my first home, Olga and my mom wallpapered a wall...

nancy turner

March 02, 2013 | Hayward, CA

I am so fortunate to have known Olga for so many years. She taught me so many things about acceptance and love. I am grateful for the time we had at the end. I will miss our talks and her wisdom more than I can fathom.

sherman good

March 02, 2013 | San Leandro, CA

Sorry to hear of her passing. She was one heck of a lady. (From Doris G's husband Sherman)


Olga's Obituary

Olga RosaaenFeb 4,1923 - Feb 25,2013Resident of San LeandroOlga F. (Butch) Rosaaen passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on February 25, 2013. She was born to George and Elizabeth Ivester and on February 4, 1923 in San Francisco, CA. She graduated from George Washington High School in...

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