Rosemarie was born September 3, 1953 to Johnny and Julie Etcheberria in Santa Ana, California. She was very athletic in her years growing up. She loved family gatherings where she formed great relationships with family and friends. She graduated from Mission Viejo High School and two years later, obtained her Associates of Arts Degree from Saddleback Community College. She was a wonderful accountant for CNA Trust for fifteen years. Rosemarie had a heart of gold. She was always smiling and making sure that everybody else was happy and taken care of. She touched every person that she came in contact with a smile and a warm heart. She was never sick throughout her life. On July 10, 2004, Rosemarie suffered a sudden death from a brain aneurysm. July 11th, she was pronounced with global brain death and, on July 12th we set her free to fly with the angels in heaven. She was married to her wonderful husband, Jean, for twenty-four years. These two were inseparable and did everything together. She had two gorgeous children; Joseph, 22 and Juliette, 21. She was very proud of her Basque heritage throughout her entire life. She was always active in the Basque culture with her husband and family. She was fortunate enough to make two trips back to the Basque country, in France and in Spain, with her family where she was able to trace back to the roots of the family tree. She had nothing but love for everyone. She is very loved and will be missed by many.