Rose (Pettine) Degni of Abington, formerly of Braintree, died March 10, 2013, at the age of 91. She was the loving mother of Peter M. Degni and his wife Carol, Vito P. Degni and his wife Sandra and Phyllis J. Rubini and her husband John; dear grandmother of Julie Rubini and Nick Parker, Danielle Zerella and her husband Kris, Christopher Degni and his wife Ann and Michelle Galluzzo and her husband John; devoted sister of Gina Bucci and her husband Joseph; dear great-grandmother of Alexandria, Gianna, Sofia, Anthony, Benjamin; and Godmother of Michael Bucci. Also survived by many extended grandchildren, great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Rose was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and was a stitcher for the garment industry and member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. During World War II, she worked as a welder at Gillette. She will be missed by all who were blessed to have known her. Reposing at the Cartwright-Venuti Funeral Home, 845 Washington St., South Braintree. A funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 p.m. Burial will be private. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Hospice of the South Shore, 30 Reservoir Park Drive, Rockland, MA 02370. For additional information, directions or to leave a sympathy message for the family, visit www.cartwrightfuneral.com.
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Cartwright-Venuti Funeral Home - South Braintree
845 Washington Street South Braintree, MA 02184
Published in The Patriot Ledger on Mar. 13, 2013