Obituary of Raffaella (Rae) Rose Grasso
Raffaella (Rae) Rose Grasso, 78, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Rae was a long time resident of Stony Point, NY and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. She worked for over 20 years at Nyack Hospital as a nurse, most of those years in the delivery room. Rae is survived by her sister, Carmela, her children, Stephanie, Kristina, George, daugther-in-law Frannie, and her grandchildren, Peter, Allison, Nicholas and Kristyn and many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her brothers, Nicholas and Anthony Zampano. Rae loved spending time with her children and grandchildren and was a loving and caring person to all, always thinking of others first. Visitation for Rae will be on Sunday, April 8th from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at McGowan Funeral Home in Garnerville, NY. Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Monday, April 9th at St. Gregory Barbarigo Church in Garnerville with her burial immediately following at Rose Hills Cemetery in Putnam Valley. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association or the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.