Obituary: Rose M. Genovese


Rose M. Genovese of Delray Beach, Fla., and formerly of Port Chester, passed away on Jan. 6. She was 96 years old.

She was born on Nov. 2, 1919 to Anthony and Mary Reid Chila in Port Chester, N.Y. Rose was a homemaker who loved knitting and cooking. She was the family matriarch who loved family gatherings.

Rose was predeceased by her husband, Nicholas, after 65 years of marriage; and also by her brothers John, Peter, and Raymond Chila.

She is survived by her daughter, Lorraine Genovese Russo, her granddaughter, Lorene Russo, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held on Jan. 8 at Castiglione Funeral Home, and a funeral Mass was held the next morning. Jan. 9, at Sacred Heart Church, 95 Henry St., in Greenwich. Entombment followed at St. Mary Cemetery, 1 High St., in Rye Brook, N.Y.

To leave an online condolence, please visit www.castiglionefh.com.

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