Elvira DeRosa D’Agostino, 101, of 188 Quinnipiac Avenue, North Haven passed away Monday, June 27, 2011 at the Hospital of St. Raphael. She was the wife of the late Andrew T. D’Agostino. Born in Naples, Italy on October 26, 1909; a daughter of the late Michael and Mary Bernardo DeRosa and came to this country at the age of two moving to North Haven in 1931. Beloved mother of Vera Sosienski and her husband Stanley of North Haven. Loving grandmother of Lisa Sosienski and Lori Cifarelli both of North Haven, and Drew Anthony Carrano of Las Vegas, NV. Loving great-grandmother of Staci (Michael) Weaver of Dallas, GA, James Cifarelli of Hamden, Jeffrey Cifarelli of North Haven and great-great grandmother of Alexandria, Joshua and Zachary Weaver. Sister of Lucy Arcovio of Middlebury and the late Anna Papale, Catherine Pagliaro, Pauline Bernardo, Mario DeRosa, Lillian Cannaci, Mary DeLeo, Theresa Cartenuto. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her grandson-in-law Stanley Sosienski, Jr.
Her Funeral Procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Ave., Tuesday morning at 10:30. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday morning from 8:30 to 10:30. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Therese Church at 11:00. Interment will follow in the All Saints Cemetery.