Rose I .Sciortino ( nee Misiewicz ), 89 of Hopelawn, formally of Perth Amboy, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Roosevelt Care Center, Old Bridge.
Rose was a lifelong resident of Perth Amboy before moving to Hopelawn a few years ago. She was the Owner / Operator of Sciortino's Tavern, Perth Amboy. She was a parishioner of Saint John Paul II Parish at St. Stephens Church. She loved making sure everything was ready at the restaurant and loved spending time with her grandchildren & family.
She is preceded in death by her devoted husband, Joseph S. Sciortino, who passed away in 2008; loving daughter of Joseph & Mary ( nee Laboza ); dear sister of John, Peter, Stanley, Joseph Misiewicz, Anna Sobeleski and Helen Worbey.
She is survived by her beloved sons Paul and his wife Amy and Joseph P. and his wife Michele Sciortino; adored grandmother of Jennifer, Paul Jr. and his wife Alexis, Joseph Jr., Anthony and Adriana Scortino and her great ~ grandson, Paul Sciortino, III; cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 1 pm at the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy. Interment will be private. Visiting on Thursday from 11 ~ 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in the memory of Rose, can be made to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, www.stjude.org