Rose Marie Fortier (Marchitto)
Rose Marie Marchitto Noto Fortier, age 82, of Orange passed away on April 2, 2018. She was born in West Haven, daughter of the late James Sr. and Laura Simoni Marchitto. Rose Marie is survived by her children Donna Noto and Mary Jo Dalton both of Orange and Frank A. Noto III of Branford, her grandchildren Rebecca (Warren) Renneisen, Lucian and George Dalton, her sisters Justina Marchitto, Anna May Moquet and Phyllis Pastore all of West Haven and her brothers Joseph Marchitto of FL and Thomas Marchitto of New Haven. She was predeceased by her longtime companion Anthony Salemme and her siblings Lena Simoni, John, Michael and James Marchitto Jr. Prior to her retirement, she was an administrative assistant at Stop & Shop. Rose Marie was a longtime parishioner of St. Paul’s Church and a member of the West Haven Senior Center. She was also very active in the Armstrong Rubber Co. retiree picnic.
The hours for visitation will be Thursday from 4-7pm at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. Her funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30am on Friday morning for a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Infant Church at 10am. Interment will follow in Orange Center Cemetery. Donations may be made in her name to American Cancer Society, Centralized Memorial Processing Center, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA. 01701.