Visitation: Calling hours will be held Saturday, Oct. 12th,  9-11 AM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk Services: A prayer service will be held at 11 AM Saturday immediately following the visitation period. Burial: Interment will follow the services and be in St. Johns Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk.

 

 

 

Rose J. (Ancona) Eletto


May 17, 1924 - October 9, 2013

Rose J. (Ancona) Eletto, 89 formerly of Norwalk and a resident of Westport for 50 years passed away on October 9, 2013.

Rose was born May 17, 1924 in Danbury to the late Josephine and Gaitano Ancona.  Rose was a member of the U.S. Nursing Corp where she served proudly during WWII.  She later graduated from the Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing program.  She was employed by Norwalk Hospital where she worked in the Special Care Neonatal Unit for many years prior to her retirement.

Rose was predeceased by her husband Michael P. Eletto.  She will be dearly missed by her three loving daughters, JoAnn Iannacone and her husband Salvatore, Marie Russo and her husband Dennis, and Jean Treglia and her husband Michael all of Fairfield; her five grandchildren, Allison Marie and Mikki Rose Iannacone, Michael A. Russo, and Gina Marie and Michelle Ann Treglia.

She is also survived by her two brothers Thomas Ancona of Wilton and Charles Ancona of Stuart, Florida, along with many nieces and nephews.  Rose is also predeceased by her sisters Phyllis DeStefano and Antoinette Nardello.

Rose’s family would like to thank Dr. David Baum and staff for their excellent care and invaluable guidance.  Also, thank you to her wonderful caregivers for their kindness and support throughout this past year.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution can be made in her name online at:

www.norwalkhospitalfoundation.org

or directly to the hospital at:
Norwalk Hospital Foundation – NICU
34 Maple St.Norwalk, CT  06856

Calling hours will be held Saturday, Oct. 12th,  9-11 AM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk with a prayer service immediately following.  Interment will be at St. Johns Cemetery Norwalk.

  1. Dear JoAnn and Sal, I am deeply sorry for your loss. May the Lord grant your family and you strength, comfort and spiritual peace during this difficult moment.

    Sincerely,
    Mariana De Jesus

    October 11, 2013
    Mariana De Jesus -
  • Dear Sal and JoAnn – Bob and I are saddened by your loss. May our Lord keep you close especially during this most difficult time. Love, Vicky & Bob O’Connor

    October 11, 2013
    Vicky O'Connor -
  • DEAR JOANN AND SAL, MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCE GO OUT TO YOU AND FAMILY, MAY GOD REST HER SOUL AND GIVE YOU AND YOUR HUSBAND AND FAMILY THE STRENGTH TO CARRY ON . GOD BLES. SO SORRY.

    October 11, 2013
    AGUILDA ROMAN -
  • Sal-

    Very sorry for your loss.

    Al

    October 11, 2013
    Al Palumbo -
  • I am very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family during these difficult times. Love Lena

    October 11, 2013
    Lena Hilliard -
  • Dear Jean and Family, I remember visiting your Mom and seeing her beautiful needlepoint pillows. Lovely lady. I’m so sorry. Linda

    November 21, 2013
    Linda Bracken -
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