Rose Fonti

Obituary of Rose Perry Fonti

Rose Perry Fonti Rose Perry Fonti, 93, of Hultquist Place, formerly of Falconer passed away Saturday (January 1, 2022) in UPMC Hamot. She was born on April 28, 1928, the daughter of Samuel and Anna Marie “Mary” DeAngelo Perry. Rose was a graduate of Jamestown High School, class of 1946. In earlier years she worked at the former National Worsted Mills, Weber-Knapp Co., Federal Telephone and Radio Corporation in Clifton, NJ. She was also a salesclerk at the former Murphy’s Woolworths and WT Grant Co., and a receptionist at Adanlock Co., Jamestown Stamp Company and former McKallor Drug Co. Rose was a communicant of Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church in Falconer and served on the Altar and Rosary Society. She volunteered at the Lutheran Home helping transport patients to the chapel for mass. She also volunteered on the Bereavement Committee for funerals. She is survived by her son Phillip J. Fonti of Falconer and many nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Salvatore J. “Sam” Fonti whom she married on April 7, 1951 in St. John’s Catholic Church, who died October 14, 2000; a sister “Jay” Thomasina Brunacini; four brothers: Louis, Joseph Sr., John Sr. and Anthony J. Perry; nieces Anna Marie Price and Patricia Perry; nephews: John Perry Jr., John and Samuel Brunacini. She enjoyed cooking and baking, especially at Christmas time making different kinds of cookies and enjoyed giving them away. Rose also enjoyed exchanging recipes, and going out for lunch and dinner. A memorial mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 15, 2022 in Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church. Rev. Joseph Jananczek pastor of the church will be celebrant. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. As per her request visitation will not be observed. Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church, 309 W. Everett St., Falconer, NY 14733. Visit our website at to send a message of condolence. Rose’s service will be livestreamed Saturday on the funeral home website. Click on Rose’s obituary and then click on the livestream tab.
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10:00 am
Saturday, January 15, 2022
Our Lady Of Loreto Catholic Church, Falconer, NY
309 West Everett St.
Falconer, New York, United States
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