April 23, 1930 ~ February 2, 2016
Rose M. Nelson returned to the Lord on February 2, 2016. She was born April 23, 1930 in Marion, Ct a daughter of the late John and Rose (Grillo) Marotti Sr. Rose lived a contented life at the Bradley Home since 2013, spending her days in prayer and bible studies and their many daily events. Rose was a founding member of New Life Church, where she was the first recipient of the Rose M. Nelson Ministry Award. Rose is survived by her children, Chris Haberli of Cromwell, Rose and her husband Pete Todora of Texas, Pat Marotti of Meriden and Steve and his wife Tina Nelson of Wolcott, five grandchildren; Lokeilani Kaimana, Aaron Marotti and Lee, Jim and Nicole Nelson as well as a brother and sister. She was predeceased by one brother and two sisters. Rose's funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 11:00 am at Beecher & Bennett-Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday, February 5 from 4-8pm. In lieu of flowers donations in Rose's memory may be made to New Life Church, 254 Bee St., Meriden, CT 06450. To send a condolence please see obituary at www.beecherandbennett.com Rose loved her family, her church and her Jeopardy!