Rose M. Mezzapeso
17 Dec 2019
POLAND - Rose Marie Mezzapeso, 71, passed away peacefully Sunday evening, Dec. 15, 2019, with her family by her side.
Rose Marie was born June 29, 1948, in Youngstown, the daughter of Dante J. and Mary Pierko Giancola.
She worked 11 years for Utility Contracting, Inc., retiring in December 2018. Rose Marie was a member of Holy Family Church.
Rose Marie enjoyed cooking, baking, traveling to Las Vegas and to entertain by having the family over for all the major holidays, especially Christmas Eve. She equally enjoyed going for drives in her 2007 Solstice convertible.
Besides her husband, Stephen A. Mezzapeso Sr., whom she married March 21, 1968; she will always be remembered lovingly by her three children, Stephen A. Jr. (Catherine) Mezzapeso, Scott A. Mezzapeso and Regina (Adam) Schacht; two grandchildren, Dominic R. and Giavanna M. Mezzapeso; her parents, Dante and Mary Giancola; her sister, Laura E. Giancola; and her brother, Dennis J. Giancola.
Funeral services will be held 9 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave., Boardman, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Family Church in Poland.
Calling hours for family and friends will be 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, at the funeral home.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Hospice of the Valley, family and friends who have helped with Rose Marie's care in some small way.