Rosa A. Giudice

April 7, 2020


Rosa A. Giudice, born August 18, 1931 in London, England died at her home in Melrose Park, Illinois on April 7, 2020.  She was the devoted wife of over 60 years to Ennio Giudice and the cherished mother to her three children: Petrina (Tim) Collins, Gerard (Nicolina) Giudice and Eugene (Colleen) Giudice.  She was the beloved grandmother to Angela (Todd) Pojman, Joseph (Katie) Giudice, Olivia Rauzi and P.J. Rauzi and doting great grandmother to Lucas and Kenzie Pojman.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, Rosa and George Sims, her stepfather Emile Bouette and her brother Leonard (the late Sheila) Sims.  She is survived by her brother, Peter (Mary) Sims of London, England.

Entombment will take place at the Christ the King Garden Mausoleum in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois. Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, June 11 2021 at 3:00 PM at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church located at 1101 North 23rd Avenue in Melrose Park, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Saint Jude in Rosa's name at Arrangements were handled by the Cooney Funeral Home of Park Ridge, Illinois. For information please call 847-685-1002 or visit 

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Memorial Mass
June 11, 2021

3:00 PM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
1101 N. 23rd Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160


Rosa A. Giudice Memorial Fund
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105

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