Rose (Castellano) Scifo

April 3rd, 2018

Rose S. Scifo (Castellano), age 88, a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on April 2, 2018.

Rose was the beloved wife of the late Costanzio “Joe” Scifo, devoted mother of Kathleen Solas & husband James, Patricia Biasella & husband Armando, Joseph Scifo & wife Linda and Vincent Scifo & wife Linda all of Wilmington, Karen Rondeau & husband Paul of Salem, NH and Jennifer Roscigno & husband Vince of Derry, NH. Loving “Nana” of Erica, Lisa, John, Joseph, Kerri, Allea, Vincent Jr. and Sophie, “Great-Nana” of Holden, Devin, Grace, Rebecca, Victoria, Cynthia, Isabella, Dominic and Benjamin, “Great-Great-Nana” of Adreena and Grayson. Cherished daughter of the late Vincent “James” and Serafina Castellano, dear sister of Vivian “Anna” Lupoli of Groton, Lillian Johnson of St. Petersburg, FL, the late Michael Castellano Sr. & his wife Lucy Castellano of Marco Island, FL, and the late James Castellano. Rose is also survived by her sister-in-law and best friend Rosalie Castellano, special aunt of James and Theresa Castellano and their children all of Wilmington and is further survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, April 7th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Dorothy’s Church, Main St. (Rte. 38), Wilmington at 10:00 a.m. Interment Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting Hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday, April 6th from 4:00-8:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations in Rose’s memory may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 101A 1st Ave., Waltham, MA 02451 or to a Charity of your choice.


5 Entries in Guest Book for “Rose (Castellano) Scifo”

  1. Harry Leonard says:

    Hi Karen and Jennifer I am so sorry to hear of your Mothers passing she was always very kind to me. I remember her as being a wonderful women.

  2. Beverly Berrigan says:

    So sorry about the passing of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and you family. If I can do anythingfor you please let me know.

    Bev Berrigan

  3. Jeanette says:

    To all “RoRo’s” family,

    She was the sweetest,kind,and fun loving person with lots of love in her heart for everyone. She enjoyed her visits to York Maine and we loved having her with us. These visits will be sorely missed. We loved her dearly.

  4. Sally says:

    To Ro’s entire family
    I send my deepest
    heartfelt condolences and
    to say how heart broken we
    all are to loose such a
    wonderful and fun loving
    cousin. I will miss all the
    happy times we had together
    for many years. She was close
    as a sister to me and will be
    deeply missed.

  5. Bob Zwahlen says:

    Sorry to learn of the passing of Rose. I have nice memories of Rose, when I first met Joe in the 4th grade.Thoughts and prayers to the
    Scifo family.

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