Rosanna G. Farrell

Obituary of Rosanna G. Farrell

Rosanna G. (Villanova) Farrell, 87, of Gilbertsville, PA passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. 

She was born in San Jose, CA on August 11, 1930, the daughter of the late Vincenzo & Carmella  (Connatello) Villanova.  

Rosanna has lived in Gilbertsville, PA since 2003, formerly of Totowa, NJ and New York City. She was retired in recent decades, prior to being a homemaker and secretary. In her youth, she was employed by Parade Magazine in NYC.

Rosanna enjoyed spending time and laughter with family and friends, she loved her many decades of card club with her closest cousins and friends. She had a passion for travel, and accumulated many memories of trips with her loved ones. Her greatest joy was in her love and pride for her four granddaughters.

Rosanna was the beloved wife of the late James E. Farrell. 

Survivors include her son, James Farrell of Australia;

two daughters, Diana (& Bernard) Uhia of Limerick, PA, and Cindy (& William) James of Schwenksville, PA;

and four granddaughters, Katy, Alex, Maja & Tori.               

Along with her husband and parents, she was preceded by a brother, Thomas Villanova.                          

Her Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. Teresa of Calcutta RC Church, 256 Swamp Pike, Schwenksville, PA 19473. 

Visitation from 10:00 AM to 10:45 at the church.

Luncheon to follow, all friends and family are welcome.

Interment will be private.   

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.