Rosalie Wahl

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: pioneering jurist who became the first woman to serve on the Minnesota Supreme Court when she was appointed by then-Governor Rudy Perpich in 1977 and served on the state's highest court for 17 years during which time the court created gender-fairness and racial-bias task forces.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: August 27, 1924

 

Died: July 22, 2013

 

Location: St. Paul, Minnesota