Rose Ann Rizzo
Rose Ann Rizzo
  • October 13, 1925 - May 13, 2017
  • Merritt Island, Florida

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Rose Ann Marescalco Rizzo, 91 of Merritt Island, FL, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Rose Ann was born on October 13, 1925 in Washington, DC, the daughter of the late Salvatore and Maria DePasquale Marescalco. She is preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Samuel Rizzo; brothers John Greco, Nicholas Marescalco, Dominick Marescalco (March 28, 2017) and sister Rose M Procopio. Surviving Rose Ann are her daughter & son Renee & Timothy Rizzo, nieces, nephews, brother in law & sisters in law and many other relatives and friends in various states.

Rose Ann a Loving, Faithful Servant of the Lord, a Precious Woman of God whose presence was greatly cherished, will be missed. She always had an encouraging word for everyone and shared the love of the Lord with whoever came across her path. Rose Ann moved to FL with her husband Samuel in 1947, where they involved their selves in the ministering and sharing the Word of God with all who would accept. She was a secretary for many years with different businesses and enjoyed meeting people.

Her creative hands crocheted many projects which she generously shared with anyone she met; she enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles and doing various crafts

Arrangements and graveside service will be at Florida Memorial Gardens of Rockledge, FL, on Tue, May 23, 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers; if you wish, the family requests that donations be made to help defray expenses in Rose Ann's memory. Cards and donations may be sent to the family at 1640 Oceana Drive, Merritt Island, FL 32952.

We give our thanks to the many persons who were involved in her life over the years for their prayers, love and care.