Rose M. (DeForte)'s Story
Rose M. (De Forte) Fionte, a longtime resident of North Andover, died Friday, June 30, 2017, at Belmont Village Senior Living in Suwanee, Ga.
Rose, born Rosina Di Forti, was born on November 18, 1919, to the late Vincenzo and Carmela (Amorelli) Di Forti.
Raised and educated in Lawrence, Rose was graduated from Lawrence High School, Class of 1937. Rose was employed by Western Electric for many years until her retirement in 1984.
Rose was predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Ernest F. Fionte, who passed away in 2013; as well as by nine brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her son, Glenn Fionte and his wife, Kathy (Holland) of Canton, Ga.; a grandson, Jason Fionte and his wife, Kirsten of Atlanta, Ga.; a granddaughter, Jillian Fionte of Marietta, Ga.; and great-grandsons, Kyle and Ryan Fionte of Atlanta, Ga.
The family would like to offer a special thank you to the compassionate folks at Belmont Village Senior Living in Suwanee where Rose has made her home the past four years.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017, at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover, MA 01845. Entombment in the St. Mary's Immaculate Conception Mausoleum will follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Agape Hospice Care Foundation, P.O. Box 801087, Acworth, GA 30101.
To leave online condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.
Published on July 7, 2017