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Rose A. (Bramante) Pagliarulo
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  • American Heart Assoc.
    300 5th Ave
    Waltham, MA 01701

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“I am so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Pagliarulo family during this time. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jamie Piasecki - Revere - Friend

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“To Maria and Family, so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Many memories of Slayton Road and all the wonderful people who lived there. I wish you...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Patty (O'Brien) Hughes

“I want to offer my prayers and sympathy to the Pagliarulo Family. It helps if you take your favorite picture of your Mom and put it on your Fridge....Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Bob Varney - Melrose, MA

“Maria, Joe, Carolann & Gina - So sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. We have a lot of great memories of Rose & Joe from being neighbors. Such a...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Maureen (Lynch) Noyes - Saugust, MA

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - MA

Rose A. (Bramante) Pagliarulo, 85, of Melrose died peacefully at Oosterman's Rest Home on May 29, 2017.
Rose was born August 12, 1931 to the late Frank & Maria Bramante, she was raised in the West End of Boston and graduated from Christopher Columbus High School. She was employed at John Hancock where she worked for over a decade before starting her family. Rose was a homemaker who loved to sing and cook (sometimes at the same time). In her younger years she enjoyed the occasional night out dancing with her husband. She was a Melrose resident for 50+ years.
Rose was the beloved wife of the late Joseph T. Pagliarulo Sr. Devoted mother of Maria Winslow of Melrose, Joseph T. Pagliarulo Jr. & his wife Robin of Rowley, Carolann Connolly & her husband Mark of Reading and Gina Pagliarulo of Melrose. She was the caring grandmother of Megan Winslow, Nicolas Pagliarulo and Ryan Connolly. Loving sister of Domenica Sicari & her husband Joseph of Somerville, Concetta Mirisola & her late husband Thomas of Braintree and the late Mary Costanzo, James Bramante, Dominic Bramante and Salvatore Bramante. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St. Melrose on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 4:00-7:00PM. Funeral from the funeral home Friday morning at 9:00AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Incarnation Church, 425 Upham St. Melrose at 10AM. Interment at Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend. Memorial contributions may be made in Rose's name to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave, Waltham, MA 02451.