Adina DeRose (Filosa)
Adina (Filosa) DeRose, 87, passed away on Friday morning, May 18, at UConn Health Center surrounded by her family. She was born January 18, 1931 in Calabria, Italy. Adina was the daughter of the late Luigi and Antoinette Filosa. Loving sister to the late Salvatore Filosa, Arturo Filosa and Maria Sacchetta. She is survived by her husband, Luigi of 50 years, her daughter Angela, and two wonderful granddaughters Kaylee and Tiffany. Adina was very devoted and loved her family unconditionally. She was a beautiful and gentle woman who was very kind to everyone. She resembled a diamond, special and rare. We will always remember her beautiful smile and her kind, loving heart. Services will be held at DuPont Funeral Home, located on 25 Bellevue Avenue, Bristol CT. Calling hours are Wednesday, May 23, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. A funeral mass will be Friday, May 25th at St. Anthony Church, 111 School St., Bristol. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery’s Holy Family Chapel Mausoleum.