Rosalie Ballew

Rosalie Ballew, 92, passed away July 15, 2018 in Olympia, Washington.  She grew up in Olympia, the daughter of Michael and Mamie Darcy.  Raised in an Irish Catholic home full of love, laughter and hard work, she brought these forward to her own family.


Rosalie attended Providence Academy and Olympia High School, graduating with honors.


She married the love of her life, Warren J. Ballew, on November 11, 1952.  Together they raised John Raymond “Jack” Ballew (Penny), David Patrick Ballew (Janet and their children, Alexis and Mariah), Darcy Anne Ballew, and Christopher Warren Ballew (Lou Hilken and their children, Regina and Rachael).