Rosemary L. GalfettiAugust 24,2013
Rosemary L. Galfetti
Rosemary L. Galfetti
BARRE — Rosemary Louise Milo Galfetti, 91, of Barre, Vt., and Sun City Center, Fla., passed away on Aug. 11, 2013, after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease.
She was born in Montpelier, Vt., on Oct. 7, 1921, the eldest child of William F. Milo Jr. and Mary Louise Menard.
She graduated from St. Michael’s High School in 1939.
On May 11, l943, she married Natalino J. Galfetti in Montpelier, Vt. They made their home in Barre, later spending many winters in Florida.
She was a service manager at Sears for over 25 years, retiring in 1986.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 70 years; her daughter, Kathryn Sharp, of Florida; and her two sons, James and wife Donna Galfetti, of South Barre, Vt., and Jack Galfetti, of Perry, Okla. She is also survived by her sister Lorraine Martin, of California; three grandchildren, Dawna Burrow (Steve), of Virginia, and Christopher and Hannah Galfetti, of Oklahoma; and three great-grandchildren, Brynn Anthony, Riley and Nathan Burrow, all of Virginia. She was predeceased by her parents, two sisters, Eleanor Withey and Beverly Lines, and a brother, William Milo.
A kind, loving and gentle woman, she will be terribly missed by all who loved her.
Heartfelt thanks goes out to those who stayed in touch during her illness. A special thank you to her niece, Barbara Williams, and Bill for always being there to lend a helping hand. Her family would also like to express their immense gratitude to the staff at Palm Garden of Sun City Center for their compassionate, kind and loving care of Rosemary. They were angels on earth.
A service of committal will be held at a later date, at the convenience of the family.
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