Rose Josephine Christoforo Migliaro, 92, of Wallingford formerly of North Haven passed away peacefully on Saturday March 10, 2018 at Regency House Health and Rehabilitation Center, Wallingford with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 69 years to the late Salvatore J. Migliaro. Rose was born in New Haven on September 16, 1925 and was the daughter of the late Michael and Rose Valentino Christoforo. She loved cooking, baking and watching reruns of “Everybody Loves Raymond”. Mother of Mary (Jack) Dell’Oro, Patty (Ciro) Longobardi and Chris (Barbara) Migliaro. Grandmother of John (Jani) Dell’Oro, Rosemary (Don) Clark, Patty (Mark) Dyer-Powers, Kevin (Jenny) Dell’Oro, Maria (Jeff) Hague, Alicia (Sal) Giaimo, Ciro Longobardi, Carissa (Jeff) Naples, Christopher (Kate) Migliaro and Michael Migliaro. Great-grandmother of Domenic Dell’Oro, Justin and Brendan Clark, Sabrina and Eli Dyer, Melissa, Brooks and Casey Dell’Oro, Andy and Ted Hague, Salvatore, Marco and Gia Giaimo, Anthony, Marcello and Angelo Naples, Christopher and Albert Migliaro. Sister of Philomena Abbatello, Mary Simiola, Josephine and Nancy Cuseo, Charles and Anthony (Mary) Christoforo, and the late Frank, John, Salvatore, Pasquale, Matteo and Michael Christoforo and Lucy Buonopane. Sister-in-Law of Bernice Christoforo. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. The family would like to extend a special thanks to all the staff at Regency House Health and Rehabilitation Center for their care and compassion.
Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue Friday morning at 9:30. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in Church of the Resurrection, Wallingford at 10:00. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 8 pm. Should friends desire memorial contributions may be made to Regency House Resident Council Fund, 181 E. Main Street, Wallingford CT 06492.