Obituary of Rosemarie P. Blake
Rochester: Rosemarie "Ro" P. (Ferragi) Blake passed away on March 19, 2020 at the age of 75. Ro was known for her giving spirit and her fierce fighter attitude as she battled breast cancer for more than 20 years. More than anything, Rosemarie loved her family and friends. Ro was always giving of her time to the community, church and loved ones. She will be greatly missed.
Ro was predeceased by her parents, Russell and Jennie Ferragi. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Richard Blake; her children, Rhonda (John) Noto, Richard (Alisha Howard) Blake, and Robert (Shannon Burgess) Blake; her grandchildren, Adam Noto, Cole Burgess, Connor Blake, Tori Blake, Alec and Jackson Burgess, Libby Howard, Tristan Blake, and Sierra Blake; She was sister to Peter (Kathy) Ferragi, Joanne (Ed) Reilly, Charlene (late Larry) Fetterly; sister-in-law to Donald and Beverly Frank, Kay and Bill Hunt, and Gail and Bob McGovern; and many beloved nieces, nephews and special friends.
In light of the recent health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus, and because Ro would appreciate her family coming together for a full Mass and Celebration of her life, her services will be postponed until a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Aurora House, 2495 S Union St, Spencerport, NY 14559 and St. John The Evangelist Church, 55 Martha St, Spencerport, NY 14559, in Rosemarie’s memory.