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Rosa Morelli, 88, of Benton, formally of Morrilton, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013. She was born Jan, 25, 1925, in Philadelphia, Pa., to the late Carmine and Rosina Marack Morelli.
Rosa was a secretary and worked in the United States Naval Yard.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter Harrison Stover; brothers, two Louis Calabrese and Anthony Morelli; and three sisters, Adaline Saladino, Anna Wallin and Mary Montmore.
She is survived by her brothers, Benjamin Morelli and Bill Morelli of Pennsylvania; a sister, Florence Saulino of New Jersey; and a sister in law, Carmela Phillips of Traskwood.
Funeral service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Morrilton. Serving as pallbearers are David Phillips, Dawson Phillips, Jeffrey Hebert, Jeff Ferrell, Blake Ferrell and Roger Eubanks.
A rosary service is set for 6 p.m. today at Ashby Funeral Home. Visitation will follow.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.