Clementene M. Rossi, 95, of Sharon, passed away Tuesday morning, Aug. 1, 2017, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System.
Mrs. Rossi was born Aug. 13, 1921, in Sharon, a daughter of Michael and Mary (Mastroianni) Marletto.
A lifelong area resident, Clementene was a 1940 graduate of Sharon High School.
She retired in 1986 from Helen Freed's Store, Sharon, where she worked as a sales associate for many years. Clementene had previously worked as a bookkeeper at the United Fund Shenango Valley, and in the same capacity at N/S Car Wash Enterprises Inc., both Sharon.
She was a lifelong active member of St. Joseph's Church, Sharon, where she was a member of the Women's Guild.
Clementene was also a member of the North Sharon Fire Hall Women's Auxiliary.
She enjoyed cooking and baking, particularly wedding cookies for family and friends.
Her first husband, Ralph J. Ceacer, whom she married Sept. 16, 1944, passed away July 19, 1984. Her second husband, Joseph J. Rossi, whom she married in 1986, passed away July 7, 2003.
Surviving are: two daughters, Carol J. Baker and her husband Michael, Westerville, Ohio, and Adrianne Rotunno, Sharon; two sons, Thomas Ceacer and his wife Cherie, Columbus, Ohio, and Michael R. Ceacer, Fort Myers, Fla.; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her two husbands, Clementene was preceded in death by: her parents; three sisters, Mary Grace Marletto, Mary "Katherine" Tonty and Grace Smeraglia; three brothers, Dominic, Frank and Patsy Marletto; and a son-in-law, Louis Rotunno.
Memorial contributions may be made directly to the family.
Clementene M., 95, of Sharon.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday (8-3-17) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, Inc.,1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Service: Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Friday (8-4-17) in St. Joseph's Church, 79 Case Ave., Sharon, with Rev. Thomas Whitman, pastor, as celebrant.
Interment: St. Rose Cemetery, Hermitage.
Published on August 2, 2017