Rose Coccaro

Obituary of Rose Coccaro

Rose J. Coccaro died peacefully on February 22, 2017, in Hattiesburg Mississippi. She was 93.

The daughter of the late Frank and Rose Principe, she was born August 7, 1923 in Brooklyn, NY.

Rose was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who lived as her generation did, traditionally. Her spot in heaven is assured through her life in Christ at St. Bernard's RCC. In her later years Rose and her late husband Frank moved to Mississippi, where her daughter Patricia and son-in-law Tony were dedicated to ensuring the quality of life and independence they deserved.

Rose was predeceased by her beloved Frank in October of 2014. She leaves behind her daughters Patricia Calabrese, along with her husband Dr. Anthony Calabrese, Dr. Rosemarie Conforti along with her husband Christopher Piscitelli and son Frank Coccaro along with his wife Lois. Loving grandmother of Stephanie, Steven and Julianna.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations may be made to the Poor Clares of The Perpetual Adoration; Our Lady of the Angels Monastery.


Reposing Friday 3/3/17 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:00PM. Funeral Saturday 3/4/17 8:45AM from THE MARINE PARK FUNERAL HOME. Mass of the Resurrection 9:45AM St. Bernard's RCC. Interment St. John's Cemetery.

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