Rose B. Salcunas, 97, went to join her beloved husband, Joe; her parents; and three sisters in their heavenly home Tuesday, April 23, 2013. She was born in New York City Feb, 17, 1916, and spent many years working at the Eagle Pencil Company and John Wanamaker Department Store in New York City. After marrying Joe in 1953, they moved to Massapequa Park, Long Island, N.Y., where she volunteered many years at the Mercy Hospital Gift Shop. After Joe retired they moved to Cape Coral in 1982 where she loved growing many plants and enjoyed reading a variety of library books. Her quick wit, kidding attitude, sparkling blue eyes and infectious smile will be missed by her loved ones and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday at St. Andrew Catholic Church, followed by Entombment at Coral Ridge Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery.