Costello-Runyon Funeral Home
568 Middlesex Ave
Metuchen, NJ 08840
(732) 548-0149
Memorial Gathering
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Costello-Runyon Funeral Home
568 Middlesex Ave
Metuchen, NJ 08840
View Map
More Obituaries for Rose Pollifrone
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Rose Pollifrone

Rose Pollifrone Obituary
Rose Pollifrone

Metuchen - Rose Pollifrone, 97, of Metuchen died on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Born

in Jersey City, she resided in Jersey City most of her life before moving to Toms River, she then moved to Metuchen where she has resided here the past 19 years.

Rose impressed everyone with her love of children, innate kindness and fabulous sewing skills. She was an amazing seamstress; sewing priest's vestments and many bridal gowns. Her most beloved work was with physically challenged students at the A. Harry Moore School in Jersey City where she was a sewing instructor.

Her husband Armand "Al" Pollifrone, who died in 2003, predeceased her.

Surviving are her daughter Theresa Pollifrone-Sinatra and her husband Frank M. Sinatra; her son Joseph and his wife Denise; three grandchildren Nicole Intrieri and Marc and Amanda Pollifrone.

A memorial celebration of Rose's life will take place on Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 2-4 PM at the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen. To send condolences please visit Please make memorial contributions to Armand and Rose Pollifrone Annual Memorial Scholarship c/o Metuchen High School 400 Grove Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840.
Published in Home News Tribune on Oct. 7, 2019
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
Inform family & friends of Rose's passing.
More Information
Planning Guide
Send Me a Planning Guide
Planning ahead makes a big difference. Get Legacy's free funeral guide and know your advance options.