Speaker Therese Terlaje issued the following statement on behalf of the Guam Legislature upon the news of the death of former First Lady Roseanne Ada:
"On behalf of the 36th Guam Legislature, I would like to send my sincere condolences to former Governor Joseph Ada and his family on the passing of former First Lady Rosanne Santos Ada.
"Her lifelong work and dedication to the people of Guam includes serving as the Executive Director of the Guam Developmental Disabilities Council and as a board member for Guma’ Mami, among others.
"Mrs. Ada devoted much of her time to helping those in our community who are most in need. We must strive to honor her life achievements by continuing her advocacy in service to our island."