Rosina "Rose" Primavera, 95, of Hackettstown, NJ (formerly of Flanders, NJ) passed away peacefully on June 25, 2020 at home with her loving family by her side.
Rose was born on February 28, 1925 in New York, New York to the late Benedetto and Giovannina (nee; Carallo) Alessi. Rose was employed as a secretary at the Federal Reserve and Citi Bank in Manhattan. She was of the Catholic faith and a parishioner of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Flanders, NJ. She was a member of the Mount Olive Seniors Club. Rose enjoyed reading and cooking. She was an avid NY Yankees fan. Above all she loved her family and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She will be sadly missed.
Rose is survived by her loving sons; Henry Primavera and his wife Valerie, Bennett Primavera and his wife Louise, Louis Primavera Jr. and his wife Louise. 6 cherished grandchildren; Michele, Kimberly, Michael, Monica, Robert and Daniel and 4 great-grandchildren; Bella, Gabby, Olivia and Connor. In addition to her devoted husband Louis who passed in 1999, she is preceded in death by her sister Josephine Scotto.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 11:30 A.M in the funeral home. Inurnment will immediately follow service at Union Cemetery, 153 Mountain Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rose's name to American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons St, PO Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057, www.cancer.org/ or Alzheimers Association, Greater New Jersey Chapter, 400 Morris Ave Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365, www.charityadvantage.com/alznj
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Maguire-Scala Memorial Home, 124 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840, (908)852-2420