Rosalie J. Battaglia, a longtime resident of the Buffalo area, died Monday (Dec. 27, 1999) in Friendly Home, Brighton, after a brief illness.
A Buffalo native, Mrs. Battaglia also lived in Eden and Jamestown before moving to Rochester three years ago. She was a homemaker.
Her husband of more than 60 years, Michael, died in 1988.
She is survived by two sons, Jack of Pittsford and Samuel of Colorado; a brother, Vincent Merlino; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Geneseo. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Geneseo.