PARILLA Rose A. (Gondola), 87, of Medford formerly of Somerville, passed away peacefully on May 24, 2013 following a brief illness. Beloved wife of the late Charles J. Parilla. Devoted mother of Joseph and his wife Linda of Florida, Marie Carpenito and her husband Richard of Tewksbury, Stephen of West Roxbury, and David and his wife Gloria of Medford. Cherished grandmother “Nanny” to Gina, David, Christina, Dena, Jessica, Charlie, John and Rebecca. Loving great-grandmother of ten. Dear sister of the late Charles and Raymond Gondola. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral from the Cota-Struzziero Funeral Home, 197 Washington Street, SOMERVILLE, on Wednesday, May 29 at 9:00 A.M. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, 264 Washington Street, (Union Sq.), Somerville at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends may visit at the Funeral home Tuesday 4:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Rose’s name may be made to the Courtyard Nursing Care Center, 200 Governor’s Avenue, Medford, MA 02155. Cota Family Funeral Homes Somerville/ North Reading 617-625-6150/ 978-664-4340
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Published in Boston Herald on May 27, 2013