Rose Marie Nuzzo Mitchell, 87, of Hamden, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday December 18, 2015 at the Benchmark of Hamden. Rose was the beloved wife of the late William Mitchell. She was born in New Haven on March 13, 1928; daughter of the late Vincenzo and Rose (DeMichele) Nuzzo. For 26 years she and her husband ran Moose Point Camps in Portage, Maine. Loving mother of James Boyle (Karen), Kevin and Walter Boyle. Grandmother of Shannon (David) Mosher, Jennifer (Philip) Graniello, James, Kevin and Walter (Renee) Boyle. Also survived by 10 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by her siblings Frederick, Nicholas and Mary (Canning) Nuzzo.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday January 9, 2016 in St. Francis Church, New Haven at 4:00pm.