Of Revere. Passed away on November 6th at 79 years. Born in Chelsea, she was the daughter of Charles and Mary (Iannelli) Bellofatto. She was raised and educated in Revere and was a graduate of Revere High School. Roseanne spent time living in Malden with her young children and also spent time living in Wakefield. She would eventually return to her hometown of Revere taking residence in Friendly Garden. She was a hardworking mother who worked as an administrative assistant for Hood Milk in Charlestown and later for the Town of Wakefield in the Municipal Light Department. Roseanne also spent over 20 years as a lecturer for Weight Watchers helping numerous people achieve their weight loss goals. Roseanne loved to shop, her favorite stores to visit were Christmas Tree Shops and the Paper Store. Christmas was one of her favorite holidays and she loved hosting her family for any holiday, birthday or special occasion. Family was first and foremost in her life. Roseanne also enjoyed spending time at the casino.
She is the devoted mother of Jeanne Smith and her husband William Mullen of North Ft. Myers, Florida, James Smith of Bradford, Christine Coates and her husband Thomas of Medford, and Carol A. Murphy and her husband Leonard J. of Merrimack, New Hampshire. Cherished grandmother of Michael Coates and his wife Jenna, Juli Coates, Justin Smith, Jessica Murphy and Joseph Murphy. Treasured great grandmother of Vincent Coates. Adored first cousin and godmother of Lisa Scanzillo of Beverly.
Family and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours in the Vertuccio Smith & Vazza, Beechwood Home for Funerals, 262 Beach St., Revere on Friday, November 10th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be conducted in the Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be private.