HAMILTON - Rose Elizabeth (Harrison) Lombardo, 87, of Hamilton Township, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Born in Trenton, Rose resided in North Trenton for most of her life before moving to Hamilton Township in 2008 to live with her son and daughter-in-law, James Sr. and Patricia. She retired after 25 years of dedicated employment with Shop Rite, formerly on Calhoun Street, in Trenton. She loved camping at Timberland Lake Campground in Jackson with her family. Rose was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Daughter of the late James and Helen (Carhart) Harrison, beloved wife of the late Michael A. Lombardo, she is survived by her son and daughter-in-law James Lombardo, Sr. and wife Patricia; two grandchildren, James Lombardo, Jr. and wife Susan, Sherry Lombardo and partner Kevin Edwards; five great-grandchildren, Michael and Anthony Lombardo, Maria Shipp, Brandon Storley and Ashley Edwards.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Hamilton, NJ 08619. Clergy from Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony's will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, 1200 Hamilton Ave., Hamilton, Township. Friends and family may call Tuesday morning from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in Rose's memory to the Compassionate Care Hospice, 601 Hamilton Ave., Trenton, NJ 08629.