Edith M. Rosso (nèe Carozza), 95, died peacefully on Wednesday, January 13th at her home in Colts Neck, NJ. She was born on April 10, 1920 in West Trenton, NJ.
During World War II, Mrs. Rosso worked at De Laval Steam Turbine Company in Trenton and was proud of her contribution as an inspector. After the war, she and her husband moved from Princeton to Asbury Park and then to Allenhurst, where she resided for over fifty years. She was a seamstress at Dainty Apparel in Asbury Park, Millies in Red Bank and also ran her own business. She retired at the age of 81.
She was predeceased by her husband Andrew J. Rosso, her three sisters Mary Piscopo, Eleanor Kovacs, Elizabeth Pagano, and her three brothers Philip, John and Peter Carozza.
Edith loved her large extended family and was most happy when she was with her children and grandchildren and speaking with her many nieces and nephews and close friends. She was the heart of our family, very special and much loved by all.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Guy Gloor, her daughter Andrea Lo, and her much beloved two grandchildren Cassandra and Justin Lo.
The Funeral will be held at 9:00 am on Monday, January 18, 2016 from The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Ave., Princeton. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00 am Monday at St. Paul's RC Church, 214 Nassau St., Princeton.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visiting hours for family and friends will be Sunday, January 17, 2016 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Colts Neck First Aid Squad or Christine's Hope for Kids Foundation.