Rose Panicola August 18,1937- May 21, 2020

Local Florist



      On Thursday, May 21 2020 Rose Panicola, passed away at the age of 82 at home surrounded by her immediate family in Ravena NY

     Rose is survived by 4 children: Vito Panicola, Steven Panicola, Maria Lucas, and Fredrick Pechette; 10 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and extended family. She is predeceased by her parents Salvatore & Salvatrice Trento, her husband Victor "Vito" Panicola, and 12 siblings (9 brothers all veterans of WW2 & 3 sisters).

      Rose Trento was born on August 18, 1937 in Brooklyn NY making her the 12th of 13 children to Salvatore & Salvatrice Trento. She married Victor Panicola and resided with him in Queens NY until his death in 1967. She worked as a waitress for The Owl Tavern for 14 years until moving to Cairo NY in 1981 with her 4 children.

     Rose was a devoted Mother and Grandmother, Aunt, and friend.  She was very creative and enjoyed painting, sewing, puzzles, cooking, crafts, and handyman work. She passed on her creative gifts to 3 generations of family, and friends. She was a fan of Elvis and Frank Sinatra. She enjoyed Tennis, The Olympic games, and various other sports. She donated to Locks of Love and was an advocate of The Ronald McDonald House. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends, and all who knew her.

      There will be a Celebration of Life event after the Co-Vid 19 crisis has been resolved. If anyone would like to make a donation in her name please do so with Locks of Love or The Ronald McDonald Foundation.