Rosalie C DeSanto passed away Monday December 9, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born and resided in Elizabeth before moving to Colonia in 1987. She was a preschool teacher at the Recreational Department in Elizabeth 18 years retiring in 1996. She was a member of the altar guild at St Anthony’s RC Church in Elizabeth and in the ladies auxiliary at the Knights of Columbus Council 3310 of Elizabeth.
Rosalie was predeceased by her parents Anthony and Ida Genna, her brother Joseph Genna and her sister Jenny Laganga. Surviving are her husband of 58 years Daniel F DeSanto her children Annmarie DeSanto, Roseann Sarra and her husband Ron her brother Vincent Genna and his wife Nancy. She is also survived by her grandchildren, who she loved spending time with, Anthony Sarra and his wife Emily, Daniella Sarra and a great grandson Wyatt Morgan also many nieces and nephews.
Visitation Thursday December 12, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at the Gosselin Funeral Home 660 New Dover Road, Edison. Funeral Services Friday December 13, 2019 8:30 am at the funeral home followed by a 9:30am Mass at St Andrews Church, Avenel. Entombment St Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
In lieu of flowers family request donations in her loving memory to: JFK Haven Hospice 68 James Street Edison, NJ.
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