Elizabeth Rita De Rosa
Elizabeth Rita De Rosa

November 26, 1936 - February 28, 2019
Born in Canada
Resided in Gold River, California
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De Rosa, Elizabeth (Betty) Age 82 Passed away February 28, 2019 of Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Gold River, CA with her daughter Gale at her side.

She was born Betty Gale, the oldest of 11 siblings, in Bishop’s Falls, Newfoundland, on November 26th, 1936. Moved to Stephenville, Newfoundland with her family in 1955, where later she met her future husband, Alfred De Rosa and married in 1960.

They moved to Brooklyn, NY to start a new life, travelled the country with his career, and later retired to Gilbert, AZ in 1995.

Betty is preceded in death by her husband Alfred, Father Clem and Mother Rita. Survived by her son, Joseph (Paula), daughter Gale (Chris), grandsons, Joey and Tony, as well as the Gale and De Rosa Family members.

Betty will be missed by everyone she touched in her life.




St Anne's Catholic Church
440 E Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Monday, March 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Queen of Heaven Catholic Funeral Home
1562 E. Baseline Rd.
Mesa, AZ Maricopa 85204
Monday, March 11, 2019
7:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St Anne's Catholic Church
440 E Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:00 AM
Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
1562 E Baseline Rd
Mesa, AZ 85204
Monday, March 18, 2019
9:30 AM