April 12, 2015
Age 93 years, Rosella died Sunday, April 12, 2015, at Independence Village of Frankenmuth, MI. She was born to Anthony and Nancy (Franze) DiGirolamo on April 1, 1922, in Pittsburgh, PA, where she resided most of her lifetime. Rosella’s life was her family and she loved spending special times with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was a “mother to so many” as she shared her tender care and knowledge to all who were acquainted with her. Additionally, Rosella enjoyed reading and an occasional visit to the casino. She was united in marriage to Anthony Giunta, who preceded her in death, and then later married Richard Hanni, who also predeceased her. Surviving family members include two daughters, Nancy Zapolski (Thomas) and Rozanne Giunta (Norman Monto); four grandchildren, Scott Monto (Ashley Jericho), Mark Monto (Tayyaba), Kristen Hetzel-Homann (Jason), and Bre Hetzel-Nugent (Matthew); three great-grandchildren, Ayden Monto, Austin Snyder, and Samantha Homann; along with two brothers, Jack and Sam DiGirolamo. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated Monday, April 20, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in the Church of the Assumption, 45 N. Sprague Avenue, Bellevue, PA. The family will be present at the church after 10:00 a.m. to gather in fellowship with relatives and friends to share fond memories of Rosella. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (PO Box 1000 – Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908), Shriners Hospitals For Children (2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607), or other charity of the donor’s choice . Arrangements by DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC.