Rosalie Guarisco Versaggi
October 18, 1923 — September 11, 2013
A time of remembrance and visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, with a Mass of Christian Burial being held at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1011 First St., Patterson, for Rosalie Guarisco Versaggi, 89, who passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at her home in Patterson.
She is survived by four children, Gina Versaggi of Lafayette, Victor Versaggi of Lafayette, Robert Versaggi of Boca Raton, Fla., and Ann V. Pearrow and her husband, Thomas Pearrow, of St, Augustine, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Lauren Versaggi, Christopher Stanton, Benjamin Stanton, Jordan Versaggi, Kailey Pearrow, Marissa Pearrow and Jenna Pearrow; and one brother, Luke L. Guarisco.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dominic Versaggi; her parents, Victor and Rosalie Grizzaffi Guarisco; and her siblings, Virginia Graf, Peter V. Guarisco and Vicki G. Kirkpatrick.
A devoted wife, mother and family member, Rosalie held an inner strength that amazed those around her. A homemaker, she lovingly tended to her home and family. She was known for making anyone who walked into her home feel welcomed. She enjoyed playing Bridge with her friends and club members. A Roman Catholic, Rosalie was very strong in her faith and inspired not just her family but also friends. She will be deeply missed by all whose lives she touched.