Rosa Ventresca (LoStracco), of Orient Heights, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday September 29th.
Rosa was born on September 10, 1924 in Italy to Costantino and Gemma (Silvestri) LoStracco.
She was beloved wife of the late Domenic Ventresca.
Devoted mother of Laura Ventresca of East Boston, Virginia Schoales and her husband Gary of Winthrop, Anthony Ventresca of East Boston, Joseph Ventresca and his wife Sherri of Florida.
Cherished grandmother of Patricia Ann and Nicholas J. Ventresca of Florida.
Dear sister of the late Aguilina Silvestri, Antonio LoStracco, Anna DiRamio, Felicetta LoStracco and Maria Marinucci.
Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will honor Rosa's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Friday October 4th from 4:00PM to 7:00PM and again on Saturday morning at 8:00AM before leaving in funeral procession to St. Joseph - St. Lazarus Church 59 Ashley St., East Boston for a funeral mass celebrating Rosa's life at 9:30AM. Services will conclude with Rosa being laid to rest with her beloved husband Domenic at Woodlawn Cemetery.
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