Ernesta Messina

Ernesta (nee Rosa), 82, of Wood-Ridge formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away on May 5, 2013. Born in Casablanca, Morocco to the late Giovanni and Teresa Rosa and Ernesta came to the United States in 1949. Beloved wife of Nicolo Messina. Devoted mother of Felix Messina and his wife Irene of Washington Township and John Messina and his wife Fran of Hasbrouck Heights. Dear sister of Aldo Rosa of Naples, Fl., Ersilia Diana Howe of Neshanic Station and the late John Rosa. Loving grandmother of Philip, Nicholas and Alyssa. Also survived by her relatives in Italy and France. Funeral from Costa Memorial Home Boulevard and Central Ave. Hasbrouck Heights on Friday at 9 AM. Funeral Liturgy from Our Lady of the Assumption R.C. Church Wood-Ridge at 10 AM. Entombment following at Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, North Arlington. Visitation Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Memorial contributions to the 1160 Rte. 22 Center Pointe II, Suite 103, Bridgewater, NJ 08807 would be appreciated.

Funeral Home

Costa Memorial Home
170 Central Avenue Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
(201) 288-0234
Published in The Record/Herald News on May 8, 2013