DONNELLY – RoseAnne of East Northport passed away peacefully on May 21, 2023 at 78 years of age. Born in the Bronx, New York, she was a daughter of the late Garret and Rose Anne. The beloved wife of Vincent Donnelly to whom she was married for over 53 years. Cherished mother of Brad (Eileen), Ryan (Cybil), Glen (Sharon), and Chad (Jamie). Treasured grandmother of Madison, Reagan, Paige, Ryan, Jake, Matthew, Chloe and Shae. All will cherish the time they had with her. Loving sister of Kevin, and the late Garrett. Visitation Wednesday 1-4 PM and 6-9 PM at Brueggemann Funeral Home – 522 Larkfield Road, East Northport. Funeral Service Thursday 12:00 PM at St Anthony of Padua Church. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers, are requested to St Jude’s Children's Hospital. www.bfhli.com
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May 26, 2023
Deepest Sympathy to Vinny and the entire Donnelly family on the passing of your beloved Sisty May her gentle soul rest in peace. We all followed her beautiful funeral Mass on the Internet . We grew up in the same Ruane family home in Derrintogher Ballyhaunis Co Mayo as her dear Dad , our Uncle Bob emigrated from many years ago.Carmel Angela and Nuala Ruane
May 25, 2023
Carol and Harry Ransom
Remember the good times. We hope the memories will help during this difficult period. Blessed are they that mourn for they shall be comforted. Carol and Harry Ransom
May 24, 2023
Thank you, Mrs. Donnelly, for being such a great next door neighbor and always having iced tea & pretzel rods at the ready whenever we came in from playing. Sorry for all the bad words I used, and windows I broke playing hockey in your driveway. Love and big hugs to Brad, Ryan, Glen & Chad. I'll always be prouder than you know to have grown up with you guys. Love, Chris Moriarty
Dear Vinny and family, I am so very sorry for the passing of RoseAnne. She was a such a good person and always made me laugh. Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day....unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved still missed, and very dear." I will pray for you to have strength at this difficult time. Love you always, Geegee McGowan
Dear Vinny, Those who touch our lives stay in our hearts forever. You and Rose Anne will always be in my heart, I love you both. I am so very sorry for the passing of Rose Anne. Love, Cathy Johnson
Frann and Kevin Moriarty
Dear Vinny, Brad, Ryan, Glen, and Chad, We are sorry to hear of RoseAnne's passing. She was a good friend and neighbor to our family for over 30 years. She kept not only her boys but our boys too in line while growing up. She could be tough and softhearted but always kind and caring with a great sense of humor. She was loved and Bea Avenue lost a great lady!
So sorry to hear about Rose Anne. She was always a shining example for me as to what a loving and caring Mother should be. God rest her beautiful soul. May you all find comfort in your wonderful memories of her. Ellen Doody
Maritza Acosta Calvo
Rest in Peace, my friend. Many fond memories will continue to keep you with us always.
May 23, 2023
Our deepest sympathies John & Anne Fitzgibbon
Dear Vinny and family, Our sincerest sympathy on the passing of RoseAnne, or as we lovingly called her, Sisty. We will always remember her kindness during our visits stateside. May she rest in peace. Eithne, Michael, Edel, Savvas and families. (Ireland/Rhode Island)
Dear Chad and Donnelly family, My very deepest condolences at the loss of your Mom. She was a very special lady. I have wonderful memories of our time spent together at St. Anthonys. Rest in Peace With Love, Paula Foresto
Dear Vin, So sorry to learn of RoseAnne's passing. Maureen and I extend our deepest sympathies. Please take comfort in all the years you shared together and the memories you made.
Vin, I was very sad to hear that Roseanne had passed.. Due to medical issues. I am unable to express my sympathy in person. I will pray for her soul, and your family Ron Mueller
I really have no memory of ever not having an Aunt Roseanne. She was the silent conductor of the Donnelly orchestra, keeping ALL in line (especially that big one Vinny) with just a glance. Her passing is a huge loss to our entire family but especially Vinny, Brad, Ryan, Glen and Chad and their families. Rest in peace Aunt Roseanne we love you and will miss you.
Dear Chad and the Donnelly Family, I am truly sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincerest condolences Wishing you all strength and peace, Chris Caproni
Dearest Vinny, Ryan, Glen, Brad and Chad; we will miss RoseAnne and her beautiful light. She was a good friend and travel buddy. Heaven has gained an angel. Rest In Peace, Love Linda & Gary Lennon
May 22, 2023
Ryan and family. We are deeply sorry for your loss and send our condolences to everyone. Love and prayers Squad #4 Netcong Station
To Vinny, Brad, Glen, Ryan and especially Chad (ourMidshipman) and your entire family, We are so sorry for you loss. Rose Ann was a very special lady. We are blessed to have known her. Heaven just got a little better with her arrival. The Clark's-Cathy, Jack, Pam and Ryan
Diane & Richard Spivak
She was more a sister than a sister in law and dear friend. Rest In Peace my friend. Diane
RoseAnne was such a valued member of our Guidance Team. I will always remember her kindness and upbeat spirit. Rest in peace.
Billie Sue Zuzierla
RoseAnne was a wonderful Friend, Mother and Wife. Rest in peace Birthday Buddy. Love Anita
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