Copertino, Rose S. September 15, 1940 - February 17, 2014. Rose (Staino) Copertino, 73, of Torrington, passed away Monday, February 17, 2014, at Hartford Hospital. She was the wife of Richard `Dick` Copertino. Rose was born September 15, 1940, in Torrington, CT, daughter of the late Daniel and Angelina (Pozzi) Staino. She was employed by Big Y with the Meat Department until her retirement. A loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, she enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family, especially her grandsons. In addition to her husband Dick, she is survived by twin sons, Richard Copertino of Torrington, Donald Copertino and his wife Silvia of Parkville, MD; one daughter, Deneen Cardello and her husband Mark of Harwinton, CT; two sisters, Ernestine Reginatto and Phyllis Zaherek both of Torrington; four grandsons, Anthony, Gabriel, Dante and Nicolas, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Daniel Staino and Alfred Staino. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 21, 2014, with the cortege leaving at 10:00 a.m. from Cook Funeral Home, 82 Litchfield St., Torrington, to St. Peter Church, 107 East Main St., Torrington, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Peter Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, February 20, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Friday morning from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Cook Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to the Copertino family by visiting www.cookfuneralhomect.com
Cook Funeral Home, Inc.
82 Litchfield Street Torrington, CT 06790
Published in registercitizen on Feb. 19, 2014