PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Rose M. Cacciola, a lifelong resident of Port Chester, died Monday, Feb. 8. She was 76.
She was born April 30, 1939, to Pasquale and Ida Giacci Mallamo. She was a homemaker and a parishioner of Holy Rosary Church.
She is survived by her husband, Vincent Cacciola of Port Chester; daughters RoseAnne Startup and her husband, David, of Vernon, Conn.; and Annette Cacciola of Port Chester; brother Vinny Mallamo and his wife, Judy, of Port Chester; sisters Diana Rosabella and her husband, Charles, of Port Chester; and Patricia Baresse and her husband, Frank, of Fairfield, Conn.; grandchildren Joseph Startup, Joseph Hine, Melissa Startup and , Matthew Startup, and four great- grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her brother Michael Mallamo and sister Mary "Dolly" Monick.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at Craft Memorial Home, Inc. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at Holy Rosary Church, Don Bosco Place, Port Chester. Entombment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery Rye Brook.
Memorial donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation .