Rose J. Balsley of Surprise, AZ found eternal life Thursday January 9, 2020 at the age of 84. She is now united with her husband & the love of her life, Robert. She was born 3/23/1935 to the late Nick & Enrica DiFonzo of Milwaukee, Wisconsin who were Italian immigrants.
Loving mother of Bobby (Darlene), Nick & Rick (Renée). Dear sister of the late Mary Fraker & Felix DiFonzo. Dear Grandmother of Jason, Justin (Melissa), Aimée (John), Stephanée, (Matt), Cory (Liz) & Kelley. Loving Great-Grandmother of Noah, Clara, Etta, Bobby, Hannah, Tommy, Eddie, Walker & Zoey.
Rose is further survived by other relatives and many friends, especially Nancy Nelson, Melinda Kelling, Jane Brumagin, Sandy Rexius, Ann Bass & Shirley Spetnagel. Rose loved God, her family, her dog Sadie and friends. She will be remembered for her love, beautiful smile & the gift of gab.
A service for The Celebration of Life of Rose will be on Thursday January 16, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Camino del Sol Funeral Home in Sun City West, AZ. Lunch to follow.
Donations in Rose’s name can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or Hospice of the Valley (Peoria, AZ).
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