2018-11-07 / Obituaries

Eva J. Rossetti

Eva J. Rossetti of Downsville, a seamstress for Swing-N-Sway, Brooklyn, and a longtime area resident, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at her home. She was 93.

The daughter of the late Antonio and Guiseppa Roccaforte Adamo, she was born May 8, 1925, in Brooklyn.

Eva was a communicant of the Church of the Holy Family, Downsville; a member of the Women’s Club of Downsville; and a member of the Town of Colchester Senior Citizens.

Survivors include four daughters, Marie Marsalise and her husband Joseph of Commack, Josephine Gervasi and her husband Robert of Glendale, Antoinette Marsalise and her husband Bill of Huntington, and Vita Noviello and her husband John of Downsville; one sister, Fran Codispoti of Howard Beach; one brother, John Adamo of Riverhead; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, James Rossetti; a son, Michael Rossetti; and a sister, Jennie DiPietro.

Visitation will be today, Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Commack Abbey Funeral Home, 96 Commack Road, Commack.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated Thursday, Nov. 8, at 10:30 a.m. at the Christ the King Roman Catholic Church, Commack.

Burial will be in the St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale.

Local arrangements have been entrusted to the Harris Funeral Home, Railroad Ave. Roscoe; 607-498-4929; 845-439-5200;

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