Obituary: Rosalie J. (Sassi) Nolan

Rosalie J. (Sassi) Nolan
Rosalie J. (Sassi) Nolan

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. — Mrs. Rosalie J. (Sassi) Nolan, 63, of Royal Palm Beach, Fla., passed away Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at Palms West Hospital. She was the widow of Kevin S. Nolan.

Mrs. Nolan was born in Providence, R.I., on June 28, 1950, a daughter of the late Dante and Elvira (Olivelli) Sassi. She retired after many years from the U.S. Postal Service where she earned many awards and honors.

She leaves her step-daughters, Deirdre Faiz of Wolcott, Kerry DiPietro of Middlebury, Angela Hague of Norwell, Mass.; six grandchildren; brother-in-law, Terence Nolan and his wife Alice of Naugatuck; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Her funeral will be held on Friday, Nov. 22 at 10:30 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church St., Naugatuck for a mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held on Friday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.

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