Rosa Scotillo
Rosa Scotillo
  • December 11, 1927 - October 18, 2017
  • Crystal Lake, Illinois

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Rosa Scotillo, 89, of Crystal Lake passed away October 18, 2017 at her home. She was born December 11, 1927 in Aquara, Italy to Lucido and Luigia (Martino) Andreola. On April 29, 1948 she married Alfredo Scotillo in Italy. Rosa and Alfredo had two children together and moved their family to the U.S. in 1963.
Rosa enjoyed gardening and knitting. She was known for her amazing cooking. She also loved her dogs, Rio, Nino, and Frankie. Most of all, Rosa loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Maria Fauceglia; her son, Joseph (Marilyn) Scotillo; her grandchildren, Tania Fauceglia Hickman, Tony (Melina) Fauceglia, Michael (Heidi) Auriemma, and Steven (Amy) Scotillo; her great-grandchildren, Briana, Caitlin, Carter, Hailey, and Amelia Rose.
Rosa was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers and a sister.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to JourneyCare Hospice and Senior Services for the care they provided to Rosa.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7pm on Sunday, October 22 at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. There will be a prayer service at 6pm.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30am on Monday, October 23 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 451 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake.
Interment will follow in Crystal Lake Memorial Park.