Rozanne M. "Rosie" Long, age 73, of Potosi, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at her home. She was born on September 16, 1946, in Dubuque, IA, the daughter of Robert and Doris (Ambort) Bode. Rosie graduated from Potosi High School. On September 15, 1973, she was united in marriage to Robert D. "Buffy" Long at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson. In 1978, they moved to Colorado where Rosie worked as a library aide for 30 plus years. In 2014, Rosie and Robert returned to Potosi. She enjoyed crafting, especially with her husband.
Survivors include her daughter, Stacey Hamilton; grandson, Jesse Hamilton; her siblings: Ted (Diane) Bode, Jerry (Diane) Bode, Norma (Richard) Kammerud, Mark Bode, and Vicki (Tim) Timmerman; three brothers-in-law; her beloved dog, Shade; many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Rosie was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Travis Hamilton; her brother, Ron Bode, and her husband, Robert on January 17, 2020.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson will be held at a later date, which will be published. Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory in Potosi is entrusted with her care.