Michael N. Rosani
AGE: 72 • North Brunswick
Michael N. Rosani died Friday, July 26, 2013, at his home in North Brunswick. He was 72. Born in New Brunswick to the late Michael and Elizabeth (Wikete) Rosani, he was a 1959 graduate of New Brunswick High School and received his bachelor's degree from Villanova University.
He had worked at Maidenform, Inc. in Bayonne for 37 years before retiring in 2005. After retirement he worked as a substitute teacher for the North Brunswick Board of Education for the past eight years. He was a member of the BPO Elks #324 of New Brunswick and the BPO Elks #2370 of East Brunswick for the past 35 years. He was a volunteer coach for his two sons in the North Brunswick Recreational Soccer Club.
The greater part of the past 25 years Mr. Rosani enjoyed cruise vacations, traveling to Las Vegas and his favorite location, Eastover Resort, in the Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts. While at home he enjoyed trips with the Elks Lodges, watching NASCAR racing and shopping. Michael will be sadly missed by his dear family, his many friends and his beloved cat Smokey.
Surviving are his wife of 39 years Annie (Tozer) Rosani, his two sons - Michael Rosani and his wife Genna and his youngest son Christopher Rosani; his aunt Lee Wikete; his godmother Mary Krauss; sisters-in-law - Mary Shea, Elizabeth Szakacs and Julie Voigt; brothers-in-law - Frank Tozer and his wife Cathy and Bill Tozer; and cousins - Regina Newman and Michael Wikete.
Cremation was private. A gathering of family and friends will be held Wednesday from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Selover Funeral Home, 555 Georges Road, North Brunswick. A Memorial Mass will be held 10:00 AM Thursday at Our Lady of Peace Church, 1740 US Route 130 North, North Brunswick. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Michael Rosani Scholarship Fund, c/o North Brunswick Township High School, 98 Raider Road, North Brunswick, NJ 08902 to go towards a scholarship fund for a graduating senior. Love you "Always and Forever".