Rosalie Pappano, 82 of Bellaire, Ohio died Monday, April 9, 2018 at the Country Club Retirement Campus.
She was born May 1, 1935 in Bellaire, Ohio a daughter of the late Marcus P. and Viola E. Linek Durant.
Rosalie was a former stewardess for Lake Central Airlines, a receptionist for Dr. Guistini, a member of the St. John Catholic Church, Sons of Italy Lodge 754 a precinct committee woman, member of the Belmont Community Hospital Auxiliary. She was a former Bellaire City Council member and the only Irish woman to serve as president of the IAC Club.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph A. Pappano on May 7, 2014.
Surviving are her sister, Patricia (Don) Harr of Bellaire, Ohio, two nieces, Joy Lynn (Larry Craig) Harr and Julia (Dr. Michael) Novena and great nephews and nieces, Grayson Harr Craig, Charity (Brad) Chelton, Jason and Brian Novena, Kimberly Novena and great great niece and nephew, Alyssa and Brady Chelton. Also her God Children, Andrea and Bob Koteles and her special friend and loving caregiver, Frances Long.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 3 pm at the St. John Catholic Church with Fr. Daniel Heusel, as Celebrant.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Central High School by going to TMCFunding.com
Share your thoughts and memories with Rosalie’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyercom