Natasha Kim Wardlaw, age 80, of Grants Pass, died September 25, 2021 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center.
Natasha was born July 5, 1941 in a Shanghai, China mission. Her parents were Russian refugees. They came to the United States with a short stay in San Francisco before moving to Grants Pass in 1948.
Natasha graduated from Grants Pass High School in 1960 and married Glen V. Wardlaw in 1960. The ceremony took place at Redwood Country Church. They had been married for 57 years when Glen Passed away in March of 2017. Natasha was a cancer survivor, eventually succumbing to heart failure in Josephine County.
Natasha was a house wife who kept her house immaculate. She spent many hours studying her Bible and she loved Jesus. She also loved history and her country. She adored her family and there wasn’t anything that she wouldn’t do for them. She was very artistic and creative. Everything she touched turned out beautiful. She loved the holidays, especially Christmas where her true talents showed the most.
Survivors include daughter Debra Berge of Cottage Grove; son Glen D. Wardlaw of Grants Pass; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m., October 4, 2021 at Hull & Hull Chapel. Private interment will be at Hawthorne Memorial Gardens.