Rosanne DeMaio, 61, died on Monday, September 18, 2017, peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Haven on July 21, 1956, she was the daughter of Eleanor Pietrosimone and the late Salvatore Zampano. She had resided in East Haven for many years and had graduated from North Branford High School, Class of 1974. Mrs. DeMaio worked for CT Hospice.
She is survived by one daughter, Marie Zampano; two grandchildren, Madison Wood and Matthew Wood; three sisters, Mariann Malay (David), Teresa Zampano and Eleanor Predom (William); one brother, Salvatore Zampano (Pamela), nine nieces and nephews and two great-nephews. She was predeceased by a nephew.
The funeral will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden. Burial will be private. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday prior to the service from 1 to 4 pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the American Breast Cancer Foundation, 10400 Little Patuxent Parkway Suite 480, Columbia, MD 21044.