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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: John cartino - Cumberland, MD

“My dearest, sweetest Aunt Rosie. So much love. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Ellen Bagetakos Handlin - GA

“Mom I forgot to add you were the Owner of the Soft Spot, worked at Hunter Mt and Phoenicia Supermarket and was the best Mom in the world thank you...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: ernest fudge - NY

“Our deepest sympathy to the Fudge Family. We never forget Rosemary's beautiful smile.Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Rest in peace Rosemary....Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathy to the Fudge family. Rosemary was a loving and very caring person. She will be missed by many, Love Jennifer Winner, Lee Barrett ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Winne - Bearsville, NY

6 of 9 | Posted by: dee estrada - spring hill, FL

“Aunt Rosie always had a smile and open arms when we went to visit. She will be missed and hope she is in no pain. Give a big hug to Grandma Mary,...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Denise Johnston - Family

“So sorry Ernie + Family, prayers to you ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jacqui + Lou Guglielmetti - NY

“Our hearts go out to the entire family ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Victoria Hall - Family Friend


Rosemary Fudge, of Phoenicia died Wednesday April 11, 2108 surrounded by her loving family, at the Kingston Hospital. She was born in 1941 in Brooklyn, daughter of the late John and Rose Petraglia Cartino. Rosemary was a loving and caring person who had worked for Bell Atlantic Telephone Co., Home Health Aides, a volunteer at Family of Woodstock, a homemaker, a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and great grand mother. She loved reading, playing cards and board games, and spending time with her granddaughter Nicole and great grandchildren: Esynce, Scarlet, and Serenity. She was a positive role model in their lives, as well as anyone else that Rosemary met along life's journey. Rosemary was always loved, respected, and had such a beautiful heart full of giving and caring.
Surviving are her beloved husband Ernest W. Fudge, 3 children: Ernest, Catherine, and John , 3 grandchildren: Nicole, Anthony, and Natasha; 3 great grandchildren: Esynce, Scarlet, and Serenity. She was predeceased by her siblings: Mary, Mildred, Carol, and Emilio Cartino.
Her funeral procession will form on Saturday at 9:30am at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home 87 Main St. Phoenicia, thence to the St. Francis de Sales Church where at 10am a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Private burial in the St. Charles Cemetery, Pinelawn,NY. Friends will be received on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9pm at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home. You may share a special memory with the family on Rosemary's Memorial Page at www.gormleyfuneralhome.com

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