Scarborough, Ontario

1920 - 2019


Scarborough, Ontario


ROSE, CARMELLA Born October 24, 1920, in Toronto, and longtime resident of East York, Ontario. Suddenly passed away at Michael Garron Hospital on November 19, 2019, at the age of 99. Loving mother to Diane (Ray), David (Dianne), predeceased by Robert (Olive) and Nancy, and survived by her spouse, Barry. Beloved grandmother of Stephen, Doug, Gwen, Trevor, Ken, Jennifer, Darryl, Danielle and their spouses. Predeceased by grandson James. Great-grandmother of Amy, Amanda, Kyle, Jobeth, Jessica, Desmond, Lauren, Jillian, Deanna, Carter and Sara. Great-great-grandmother of Olivia, Charlotte, James, Mason, Kelton, Miles, Trent, Marisa, Spencer and Hayden. Will also be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to Highland Funeral Home "Scarborough Chapel", 3280 Sheppard Ave. E., on Sunday, November 24th, from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m., for visitation. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, November 25th, at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Highland Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Michael Garron Hospital.

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We are so very saddened to hear of your mom, grandmother, great grandmothers passing. I know you will all find comfort in the wonderful memories made over the years with her. Our sincere and heartfelt condolences to you all at this very difficult time. Sending lots of hugs and love.

Our condolences to the entire family during this difficult time. Mrs. Rose was a truly special woman. Her hilarious sense of humor would keep everyone laughing constantly and her vibrant personality was contagious. She will be missed by so many. Rest In Peace Carmella.

Grandma was one of the strongest woman I've ever known and living 99 years is a testament of that. I'm so priviledged to have her in my life all these years. She would light up any room with her vibrant energy , smile, and laugh. She will be truly missed and forever in my heart.
Go easy on ole Bert up there. And give him a kiss for me

Grandma never sugar coat the truth and always told you what was on her mind. She would crack the whole family up with the things she said! We will miss her and will be forever in our hearts.

Condolences to the family at this difficult time. Remembering all the wonderful memories and laughter that we have shared with your family over the years. May you RIP Carmela, you will be missed.

Sue and Reno

99yrs seems like a long life, But it doesn't make it any easier to say goodbye. We will miss you so much. Your son Dave, Dianne, & family