Rosina "Rose" Urso


Rosina “Rose” (Pennisi) Urso, 86, of Woodland Park, NJ, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

She was born in Brooklyn and raised in the Bronx. She resided in Sunnyside, Queens and Searingtown, NY for many years prior to settling in Woodland Park 2 years ago to be near her son and family.  Rose enjoyed trips to the casino and loved to visit the Villa Roma Resort in Callicoon, NY every summer. She will be best remembered for her love for family and friends.

Prior to retiring, with her husband, Joe, they were owner/operators of Sunnyside Superette in Sunnyside, Queens for many years.

 She is survived by her husband, Joseph Urso; son, Nick Urso and wife Doreen; grandchildren, Christopher and Nicole Urso; niece, Belinda Rubino and children Fred and Anthony; nephews, Nick Rubino and wife Mary, and Joe Rubino.

The family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday 2 – 6 PM at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home Inc., 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 (201)797-3500.

Funeral Mass at St. Anne’s Church, Fair Lawn, NJ at 10:30am on Monday.  Entombment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery in Hartsdale, NY.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Rose may be made to American Stroke Association c/o American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate, P.O Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.

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I read this with heavy heart. Rose was part of my family's life for the past 60 years...My mom's BEST friend. She will be remembered dearly. Love and misses Rosy! Until we meet again...
Nanci Pinto Kalbfell
Rose will be missed! I can’t imagine our NJ visits without Rose. We pour out our love and prayers to all. Xoxo, Julie and John
Julie Schurman
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