Niagara Gazette

June 9, 2013

Rose Ventry

Niagara Gazette

NIAGARA FALLS — Rose Ventry, 89, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on June 9, 2013, at Schoellkopf Health Care Facility in Niagara Falls, NY. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Frances (Sorino) Musolino.

Rose attended local schools in Niagara Falls, NY. She married Albert P. Ventry on February 26, 1944, in San Antonio, TX; Mr. Ventry predeceased her on July 26, 2004. She was employed as a Key Punch Operator at the former Bell Aerospace in Niagara Falls, NY, until her retirement after 25 years of service. Following her retirement, she worked as a clerk at  Mikasa in the Factory Outlet Mall in Niagara Falls, NY. She loved to spend her winters in Deerfield Beach, FL with her late husband, Albert. Rose will be remembered as an excellent cook and baker. Her greatest pleasure in life was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

Rose is survived by her two children, Marlene F. Ventry and Albert J. Ventry, both of Niagara Falls, NY; her grandchildren, James A. (Dina) Priester and Denise M. (John) Salada; her great-grandchildren, Anthony "AJ", Alison and Sammy Priester, Justin and Mia Salada, and Johnny, Josh and Amber Salada; her three siblings, Anthony (Corrine) Musolino of Mission Viejo, CA, Eleanor "Curly" (late Matthew) Albera of Pittsburgh, PA, and Richard (Pauline) Musolino of Sanborn, NY; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Rose was predeceased by one brother, Sam (Loretta, Niagara Falls, NY) Musolino and one sister, Janet (late Peter) Talarico.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 12th from 3-8 PM at the M.J. COLUCCI & SON   NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, June 13th, at 10:00 AM in Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1413 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY. EVERYONE PLEASE ASSEMBLE AT CHURCH.  Interment will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of WNY, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Ste. 6, Williamsville, NY 14221; or Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094.


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