Rosemary C, Jewell, 92, of Mt. Vernon passed away on February 29, 2016. She was born on March 21, 1923 to James and Mary (O'Hare) Hart in Yonkers, N.Y. Rosemary married George W. Jewell on January 7, 1949 in Yonkers, N.Y.
Rosemary is survived by Susan (Alan) Caler of North Berwick, Maine, Joan (Richard) Frusciante of Pelham and Kelli (Michael) Bochnik of Mt. Vernon. Loving grandmother of Richard, Nicholas (Lori), Kevin, Timothy (Marissa), Mallory (Jameson) and Michael. Adored great grandmother of Laiken, Kinsley and Madeline. Also survived by Ray Hart, Patricia Tichenor, Arleen Hart and Janet Hart.
Rosemary was known lovingly by her nieces and nephews as Aunt Babe and as Rosie by all who loved her. She loved her family, football, gardening and singing. She never missed a good party or a good laugh. She was very giving to all.
A celebration of Rosemary's life will be held at the Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Avenue in Pelham on Wednesday, March 2nd and on Thursday, March 3rd from 2-4pm and from 7-9pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Catharines Church , 25 Second Avenue in Pelham on Friday,March 4th at 10:00am. Burial will follow at Kensico Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Rosemary's memory to Hospice of Westchester/Putnam or a charity your choice. Rosemary's family would like to thank sincerely Shantia, Aurelee and Hospice of Westchester/Putnam for their love and support. She will be deeply missed by all.
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