Funeral services for Rose D. Trivilino, age 91, a resident of the United Helpers Adult Home and Nursing Home, and formerly of the Gulf Road in Colton and Morris Street in Ogdensburg, will be held on Saturday (Feb 12, 2011) at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. F. James Shurtleff and Rev. Joseph P. Morgan co-officiating. Burial will be in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on Friday (Feb 11, 2011) from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mrs. Trivilino died Wednesday morning at the United Helpers Nursing Home surrounded by her family.
Surviving are four sons, Peter and Mary Margaret Trivilino of Niskayuna, Philip and Brenda Trivilino of Ogdensburg, Joseph and Kimberly Trivilino of Canton, and Herman and Donna Trivilino of Kingwood, TX; six daughters, Mary Hatch of Boothbay Harbor, ME, Anne Morley of Macedon, Jean Demeter and partner Julie Silber of Albion, CA, Martha Troyer of Greencastle, IN, Joan Trivilino and husband Louis Spataro of Liberty, and Carol Olmsted of Gloversville; three sisters, Theresa LaPlante of Watertown, Helen Oriz of Long Island, and Julia Davis of Parishville; a brother in law, Richard Trivilino of Norwood; 24 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by two sisters, Elizabeth Grant and Margaret Curry; and a brother, John Demeter.
Rose was born on August 24, 1919 in Norfolk, a daughter of the late Stephen and Theresa (Smutz) Demeter. She graduated from Norfolk High School and married Herman Trivilino on August 12, 1940. He predeceased her on June 6, 2005.
She was a member of the Alter and Rosary Society at St. Mary’s Cathedral and St. Patrick’s Church in Colton. She worked in retail prior to her marriage and then worked many years after raising her family as a volunteer at Hepburn Hospital and Pinellas Park Hospital in Florida. She enjoyed knitting, cooking, baking, sewing, seasonal trips to Florida with her husband and spending time with her family.
Memorial contributions have been requested to St. Mary’s Cathedral in Ogdensburg or Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley. Online condolences can also be made to the family at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.