Wednesday, July 30, 2014

In memoriam, Rose J. Fortuna

It is with sadness and great respect that we share the passing of Nick Fortuna's beloved mother, Rose. Here from the Chicago Sun Times.com is her obituary tribute. Rose J. Fortuna Obituary
Fortuna, Rose Josephine (nee Coffaro) Age 97. Beloved wife of the late Anthony; loving mother of Frank (Lynn), Nick, and Anthony (Cammy); cherished grandmother of Mark (Tina), Karen (Mario) Alfonso, Tony (Katherine), Nick V., Dimitri; and great-grandmother of 8; dearest sister of the late Vince Coffaro, the late Esther (the late Tony) Pusateri, Katherine (the late Accurso) Solano, Grace (the late Reno) Quilici; loving sister-in-law of Marie (the late Sam) Fortuna; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, August 1, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Skaja Terrace Funeral Home, 7812 N. Milwaukee Ave., Niles, IL.

Funeral Saturday 10:15 a.m. to St. John Brebeuf Church for 11:00 a.m. Mass. Entombment All Saints Mausoleum. Rose was a seamstress graduate from Washburne Trade School. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Rainbow Hospice appreciated. Funeral info: 847-966-7302 or www.skajafuneralhomes.com. Published in Chicago Sun-Times on July 30, 2014 - See more at: http://legacy.suntimes.com/obituaries/chicagosuntimes/obituary.aspx?n=rose-j-fortuna&pid=171911891#sthash.2aSU6aty.dpuf

To share condolences with Nick, you can write him directly at nick@thebuckinghams.com