Fairlawn Mortuary


Americo "Skip" Rossi

April 13, 1928September 8, 2021

Americo “Skip” Rossi, 93, of New Bedford, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Alden Court in Fairhaven. He was the husband of the late Theresa Rossi (Rezendes).

Born in New Bedford, a son of the late Guissepe and Angelina (Lepore) Rossi, he was a lifelong resident of the city.

Americo proudly served in the United States Army.

He had worked as an inspector at Revere Copper and Brass in New Bedford until his retirement.

Skip was an avid sports fan and loved spending time with his family.

Survivors include his children, Karen Toulan of Somerset, Robert Rossi and his wife Denise and Randall Rossi and his wife Carol of New Bedford; a sister, Betty Ribeiro of Tuscon, AZ; his grandchildren, Michelle Smith, Mark Rossi, Mallory Ring, Angela Rossi, Dean and Nicholas Toulan; his great-grandchildren, Nora, Vince and Luca Rossi, Brett and Grant Smith, Lincoln and Grayson Ring; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Bernard Rossi.

Private services are in the care of Waring-Sullivan Home at Fairlawn, 180 Washington St., Fairhaven. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, 2121 K Street, NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20037.

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Dean Toulan

September 12, 2021

Miss you Grandpop

Betty Ribeiro

September 11, 2021

Love you my dear brother and will
miss you May you rest in peace You will be back with
your lovely wife Theresa who you loved so dearly and with our mom, dad , brother Bernie and my husband Jorge.
Your sister Betty Rossi Ribeiro.

Kenneth Rezendes

September 10, 2021

Our deepest sympathy, Aunt Margie, Kenny, Linda and families.

Sue Simard

September 10, 2021

Karen , Dean and Nick, Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of your dad and grandfather !! It’s was a rough 2 months and finally he is at peace and not suffering any longer !! Love to all of you! Sue S