Anna Mae Rossi of Winthrop, MA, formerly Chelsea, MA passed away, peacefully, surrounded by her family on February 3, 2020.
Daughter of the late William and Anne (McNeill) Cronin. Wife of the late Edward (Doc) Rossi. Mother of Edward Rossi and his wife, Colleen McGinty, of Winthrop, Dr. Toni Rossi of Venice Beach, CA, and Joanne Rossi and her husband, Joe Sciolla, of Mesa, AZ. Grandmother (Nana) of Edward (Ed) Rossi and his wife Alyona of Winthrop, Theodore (Ted) Rossi of East Boston, Matthew Rossi Aronson and his wife Courtney of Chicago, IL, Luke Rossi Aronson and Sam Rossi Aronson of Venice Beach, CA. Brett Rossi McCampbell and his wife Anna Kissell of Manhattan Beach, CA and Jake Rossi McCampbell of Los Angeles, CA. Great Grandmother (Nana) of Nikita and Phillip Rossi. Sister of the late William Cronin, Catherine (Babe) Coyne, and Veronica (Vera) Butt. Cousin of the late William Cronin and Kay Agnew. Very special friend of Joni Hardwick Maliszewski. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.
Anna enjoyed watching her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren play sports. Hockey Rinks, Basketball Courts, Field Hockey and Lacrosse Fields was where she spent most of her time. Watching sports and cooking for her family and their friends was when she was most happy.
In her early years, Anna assisted her husband “Doc” Rossi in his dental practice and, later, was the office manager for Eastern Decorators in East Boston. In the last few years, Anna enjoyed living at Cohen Florence Levine Estates in Chelsea and quickly became a fixture in the community assisting the Activities Director with the various group activities and events.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the funeral home on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. The funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 10:30 AM followed by a funeral mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 11:30 AM. Services will conclude with the interment in the Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cohen Levine Florence Estates Activities Fund, 201 Captains Row, Chelsea MA 02150.
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