Rose C. Pagano


March 11, 1914 - Nov. 26, 2012



Rose C. Pagano of Waukesha died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at LindenGrove Health Care Center at the age of 98. Rose was born in Marblehead on March 11, 1914, a daughter of Catherine and Calogero Pagano.

She was a longtime member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waukesha. Rose was a dedicated employee to Alloy Products until her retirement. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her beloved family, especially her parents.

Rose will be dearly missed by her brothers, Joseph (Elaine) Pagano and Leonard (Lorraine) Pagano. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


Rose was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Calogero “Kelly” and Victor; and her sister, Anne Biscuso.


Visitation for Rose will be held from 12:30 p.m. until the 1:30 p.m. memorial Mass on Thursday, Nov. 29, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. The Rev. William Key will be officiating. Private burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Joseph Catholic Church (see address above).


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family.  For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com