Elizabeth M. Checchio, 93
Elizabeth M. Checchio, 93, of Westfield passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, April 29, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Mt. Pleasant, NY, she came to Westfield as a child and has been a lifelong resident.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visit the Dooley Colonial Home; 556 Westfield Ave., Westfield on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Mass of Christian burial will be on Thursday at 11 am at Holy Trinity Church, Westfield followed by entombment at St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
Elizabeth was a longtime member of Holy Trinity Church in Westfield, where she was a member of the Senior Club. She was also a former member of Catholic Daughter’s.
Mrs. Checchio was predeceased by her beloved husband, Fiore J. Checchio, who died in 2012; her grandson, Christopher Rose, who died in 2017; and by her brother, Thomas Colapietro and sister, Josephine Baldassarre. She is survived by her children; Frank, Gary and his wife Diane, Joanna Kielbasa and her fiancé Andy Farina, and Diana Rose. She will also be deeply missed by her grandchildren; Christina and Thomas Checchio, Allison Wasserman and her husband Jared, Jeffrey Checchio and his wife Addy, John Kielbasa, Richie Kielbasa and his wife Eleanor, Lenny Kielbasa and his wife Jenifer, Kevin Kielbasa and his wife Ondra, Nicole Rose, Jonathan Rose and his wife Cristin, Laura Brengel and her husband Greg, Bryan Rose and his wife Kerri, and Carolynn Rose and her 12 great grandchildren; Rylee, Anthony, Lexy, Kailyn, Hayley, Adam, Samantha, Gregory Jr., Paige, Alasondra, Silvio and Brentley.