Obituary of Rose Tomanelli
Rose "Nana" Tomanelli May 17, 1921 - January 19, 2012 Died peacefully on January 19, 2012 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in the Bronx on May 17, 1921 to Crucificia (Lombardi) and Antonio Santucci. Rose was a resident of Marlboro for the past 45 years. A member of St. Mary's Parish and active with the Marlboro/Milton Senior Citizen. Prior to her move to Marlboro, she was employed as a seamstress. She retired as head cook at the Milton Elementary School after serving the Marlboro Central School District for over 22 years. Rose is survived by her children. Grace M. Simmons & husband Richard, Dominick A. Tomanelli & wife Beth, Marlboro, Joseph Tomanelli & fiance Lynn Edwards, Highland, Carole A. Tomanelli, California. Grandchildren Richard Simmons & wife Nancy, Wallkill, Eric, Mark & Angela-Rose Simmons, Joanne, Dominick II and Michael Tomaelli, Marlboro. A brother Joseph Santucci & wife Anna, sisters Lucy Aurigemma, Elena Tomanelli, Marlboro and Carmela Raeside, Bronx, 18 nieces and nephews, 42 great nieces and nephews. Rose was predeceased by husand Joseph and daughter Joanne, brother John Santucci, sister Mary Greco and nephew Stephen "Bo" Aurigemma. Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 1-4pm at the DiDonato funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday afternoon at 1pm at St. Mary's Church, Marlboro with Father Edward Bader officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Marlboro Funeral arrangements are by the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. 845-236-4300 www.didonatofuneralservice.com .
A Memorial Tree was planted for Rose
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at DiDonato Funeral Service Inc