Julia Erin Saunders (Rossini)
December 11, 1981 – August 9, 2020
Age 38, passed away peacefully August 9, 2020, with her family. She was born December 11, 1981, in Saint Paul, MN. Julia graduated from White Bear Lake Area High School in 2000, Hamline University in 2004 with a degree in chemistry and University of Minnesota in 2011 with her doctorate in chemistry. She is survived by her husband Ben Saunders; daughters Rosemary and Lucy; parents Mark and Pat Rossini; parents-in-law Eric and Jackie Saunders; siblings Gina Rossini, Emily Komoroske (Nate), Rita Thomas (Paul) and Frankie Rossini; sister-in-law Emily Saunders; niece and nephew (Elena and Matthew Komoroske) and many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family and friends. Due to the pandemic, there is currently no memorial service planned. However, be sure to sign up for email updates from www.caringbridge.org/visit/juliasaunders to stay informed about the summer 2021 celebration of life service being planned. In lieu of flowers, GoFundMe accounts were created for the family. More information can be found on Julia’s CaringBridge. www.caringbridge.org/visit/juliasaunders. A book of memories is being compiled for Rosemary and Lucy. More information can be found on www.caringbridge.org/visit/juliasaunders.