Rosalie passed away on Monday, April 13, 2020 at Putnam Ridge Nursing Home, Brewster, NY due to complications from COVID-19.
She is the beloved mother of her four surviving daughters; Brenda (Paul) Pike, Pottersville, NY, Linda (John) Frank, Groveport, OH, Karen (William) Murphy, Wingdale, NY and Ellen Pike, Round Lake, NY; step-granddaughter, Sarah (Steve) Hatcher, Galloway, OH and Grandson Jeff (Allie) Scheffler, Delaware, OH; four great-grandchildren; grand dogs Lana, Bella, Caylee and Chloe; her baby brother, James (Anne) Frisina, Ogdensburg; sisters-in-law, Mary Tersigni, and Cathryn Pike; brother-in-law Thomas (Debi) Pike; along with numerous nieces and nephews and cousins across the country.
She was predeceased by former husband William G. Pike.
Rosalie was born on July 29, 1938 in Ogdensburg, into the large and loving family of Anthony F. and Marion F. (Gallipeau) Frisina. She was predeceased by her brothers, Anthony, Michael, Joseph (Richard), Arthur and Charles; along with her sisters, Frances (Fran), Marion (Marney), Isabelle, Rita Mae, Nancy and Anna. Her daughters are comforted knowing that God welcomed her home and she is celebrating in heaven with hugs and kisses from the Frisina family that greeted her.
She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy, went to Business School then stayed home to raise her daughters. Later in life she entered the workforce and retired from Fleet Bank, Ogdensburg. She enjoyed crocheting and baking, loved cats and her grand dogs.
The family thanks Hufcut Funeral Home in Dover Plains, NY for handling the arrangements. Due to COVID-19 a memorial service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. To send the family an online condolence, please visit www.hufcutfuneralhome.com