Rose M. Parker
September 20, 1924 – February 2, 2020
Rose M. Parker of Sloatsburg, NY passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the age of 95. Rose was born to Samuel and Carmella (Sorice) Abate on September 20, 1924 in Suffern, NY. Rose was married to her beloved husband, Francis Richard “Dick” Parker for 64 years before his passing in July 2014. Rose was a member and past President of the Sloatsburg Ladies Auxiliary Fire Department, the Sloatsburg Seniors, and the St. Joan of Arc Rosary Society. She volunteered with the Good Samaritan Hospital Office of the Aging, and she loved to cook.
Rose is survived by her loving children Richard Parker, Sr. (wife Maureen Gallagher-Parker), Janice Lovell and Kathy Parker-Prior (husband Thomas Prior); devoted grandchildren Heather Larini (husband Jimmy), Richard Parker, Jr. (wife Julia), Christine Bates (husband John), Amanda Lovell, Thomas “TJ” Lovell (Danielle), and Kimberly Prior; cherished great grandchildren Lexi Larini, Gabriella Larini, James Larini, Angelina Larini, Amber Bates, Joseph Bates, Nolan Bates, Ryan Bates, Bella Lovell, Michael Triffalleti, and Chase Anthony Parker; and several nieces and nephews. Rose was predeceased by her husband Francis Richard “Dick” Parker, and 9 brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be held on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 2-4 and 7-9PM at Wanamaker & Carlough Funeral Home, 177 Route 59, Suffern, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10AM on Saturday, February 8th at St. Joan of Arc Church in Sloatsburg, NY with burial to follow at Fredrick W. Loescher Veteran’s Cemetery, New Hempstead, NY. Donations can be made to United Hospice of Rockland in Rose’s honor, https://hospiceofrockland.org/giving/donate
- United Hospice of Rockland
- Visitation Friday, February 7, 2020
- Funeral Mass Saturday, February 8, 2020
- Burial Following Funeral Mass Saturday, February 8, 2020
Rose M. Parker
Sam and Rose Ann Albanese
February 9, 2020
We will miss you dearly. Rose Ann always felt welcomed in your's and Uncle Dicks house even when we were dating. Our visits with you were always greeted with plenty of food and I enjoyed talking with Uncle Dick about the navy. We will miss you rest in peace you are now reunited with Uncle Dick
February 6, 2020
Sorry for you loss - our prayers are with you and your family
Kevin and Sheila Campbell
Tom and Teresa Abate
February 5, 2020
Such a. Kind and loving person. Always treated us as her own. Flew down to Texas several times to share family good times and sad. Will always remember Aunt Rosies for all the fond memories. God grant eternal rest. We will see you again one day.!