Rose Cocca

Obituary of Rose V. Cocca

Rose V. Cocca passed away peacefully with her family by her side on May 11, 2024.  She was 85 years old.  Rose was born in the Bronx, NY on October 20, 1938 to Anna and VicenzoNobile.  On October 18, 1958 she married her beloved husband, Ralph Cocca.  In 1965, she and Ralph moved from the Bronx to North Rockland where they raised their 3 daughters, Doreen, Patty and Christine.  Rose worked in the Town Clerks office for the Town of Haverstraw for many years until her retirement.  She was also a member of the Italian American Social Club Ladies Auxiliary of West Haverstraw for many years.  Inaddition, she was a devoted parishioner of St. Gregory’s Barbarigo Church.  Rose enjoyed going to all the club dances, going Apple Picking every Columbus Day, and loved taking cruises with her friends and her husband Ralph.

Rose’s greatest joy was spending time with her granddaughters, Ashley and Alexa.  They were the light of her life.

Rose is predeceased by her husband RalphCocca, brother Robert Nobile, sister-in-law Maureen Nobile and son-in-law Michael Mennuti.  She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-laws, Doreen and Mark Manger, Patty and Gerald Rau, and her daughter Christine Mennuti.  She is also survived by her grandchildren, Ashley Mennuti and Alexa and James White, her two brothers Gaetano and Vincent Nobile, and her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Nina and James Bellon.  Rosealso has many nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews, whom she cared for.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, May 16th from 4-8pm at TJ McGowan Sons Funeral Home, 71 Central Highway, Garnerville, NY.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 17th at 11am at St. Gregory’s BarbarigoChurch, Garnerville NY followed by interment at St. Peter’s Cemetary, Haverstraw, NY



4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, May 16, 2024
TJ McGowan Sons Funeral Home- Garnerville
71 North Central Highway
Garnerville, New York, United States


11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, May 17, 2024
St. Gregory Barbarigo Church
25 Cinder Road
Garnerville, New York, United States


12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Friday, May 17, 2024
St. Peter's Cemetery
Rt 9W
Haverstraw, New York, United States
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