Rose J. Perno, age 87, longtime resident of Milford, passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Milford Hospital.
Born on January 8, 1926 in Chelsea, MA, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Josephine LoVetere Curro. A loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Rose was devoted to her family and enjoyed cooking, shopping and Sunday dinners. Always warm, kind and caring, her constant guidance will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her children, Perry Perno and his fiancé Anna Gallo of Shelton, Allen Perno of W. Haven, Pamela Curtiss of E. Haven Bradley Perno and his wife Kimberly of E. Haven and Lorna Charron and her husband Keith of Milford. Also her cherished grandchildren; Christian, Ashlee, Kevin, Danielle, Brian, Steven, Kyle, Leanna, Katelynn and Lydia and eight great grandchildren.
She was also survived by her brother Joseph Curro and many other loving family and friends. Rose was predeceased by her brother Sonny Curro and her son, Brian Perno.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105.