Angelo "Pop" Rose,86, of Plymouth, husband of the late Georgia (Roskosky) Dear Rose died Sunday (February 12, 2012) at the Waterbury Hospital surrounded by his family.
Angelo was born May 24, 1925 in Winooski VT. He was the son of the late Frank and Agnes (Bushy) Rose and had lived in Bristol and Terryville most of his life. He was a U.S. Marine veteran of WWII. Prior to his retirement he worked for Stanley Industrial Components of Forestville and Stop and Shop of Bristol. He was a communicant of St. Casimir Church, Terryville. Angelo was a volunteer for the Terryville-Plymouth Little League, loved his grandchildren, the NY Yankees and was avid sports fan.
Angelo is survived by his daughter, Rae Ann Etting and husband Jefferson of Plymouth with whom he made his home; daughter Toni Puzzo and husband Thomas of Waterbury; son Frank Rose and wife Kristi of Terryville; his brother, Frank Rose of Florida; seven grandchildren, Howard Dear III, Thomas and Kevin Puzzo, Jefferson, Jamison and Jackson Etting, Kasandra Rose; three great grandchildren and two nieces. He also leaves a special friend Rose Beaulieu and her family. He was predeceased by his son, Howard Dear; his sister, Stella Bruneau and his great grandson, Jayden Jefferson Etting.
Funeral services will be held Thursday 10:30a.m from the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville to St. Casimir Church, Terryville for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00a.m. Burial with military honors will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00PM
Memorial donations may be made to Rumsey Hall School, 201 Romford Rd., Washington Depot, CT 06794 (www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com)