August 8, 1914 ~ September 26, 2010
Rose Bellmore, 96, long time resident of Hamden , wife of the late Raymond Bellmore, passed away on September 26, 2010 at the Hospital of St. Raphael . She was born in Hamden on August 8, 1914 to the late Giosue and Argia Piccinini Bossoli. Rose is survived by her son-in-law, Donald Byrne of Cheshire; grandchildren, Raechel Grabarz of Cheshire and her husband Rich, Regina Ceryak of Naugatuk and her husband Brian; great grandchildren, Ali Rose, Raina, Austin, and Bailey; brother, William Bossoli of Hamden. She was predeceased by her daughter, Alice Byrne. Rose was an avid golfer and gardner. She loved time spent with her friends playing bridge at the Miller Library which she did every Wednesday for 20 years. Her culinary skills were like no other, winning her numerous cooking awards. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church on Wednesday, September 29th at 11:00 followed by interment in St. Mary's Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden, the morning of the service from 9 to 10:15 a.m.