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Alfred Lawrence Rossi

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Mr. Alfred Lawrence Rossi

AGE: 91 • Point Pleasant Beach

Alfred Lawrence Rossi, 91, of Point Pleasant Beach died on January 11, 2017. He was a longtime resident of Point Pleasant Beach, NJ. He was a World War II Army veteran. Alfred worked for the NJ Transit Rail Operations, retiring in 1987. He also worked at Basso Oldsmobile in Point Pleasant Beach for 28 years. He was an accomplished musician and loved to play and listen to all kinds of music, especially jazz. He played saxophone, clarinet, and flute. He most recently was a member of a small band that played for the residents of nursing homes in the Jackson Township area. He loved bringing happiness to others through his music. He was a lifetime member of Local 399 of the American Federation of Musicians. He was also a life member of the Point Pleasant First Aid Squad. He was a communicant of St. Peter's RC Church in Point Pleasant Beach.

Alfred was predeceased by his parents, Lawrence and Teresa Rossi; his brother, Richard; and his son, Gregory Allen Rossi. Surviving are his wife of 66 years, Eileen (Schaeffer) Rossi; daughter, Gail (Rossi) Giordano; son, Gary Alfred Rossi; grandsons, Gary, Christopher and his wife Sarah, and Nicholas and his wife Kate; and two great grandchildren, Liam Gregory and Sage Catherine Rossi.

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 2-4 PM with a service at 3:30 PM at Van Hise & Callagan Funeral Home, 812 Arnold Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 12, 2017
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