Rocco “Rocky” Torsitano
Rocco “Rocky” Torsitano of Southampton, Pa. died Tuesday, March 26, 2013. He was 80.
He was born in Trebisacce, Italy, and formerly lived in Brigantine, N.J.
He was the son of the late Giuseppe and Maddalena (DeMarco) Torsitano and loving husband of the late Angelina (Sciarra) Torsitano.
He is survived by his wife, Camille (Fermo) Torsitano.
Rocco owned a landscaping business before he retired.
He was proud of both his Italian heritage and to be an American. He had a love for his family, gardenLnJ, fiVKLnJ, DnG KunWLnJ.
Rocco was the brother of Francesca Citrigno (Vincenzo), Antonio Torsitano (Francesca), Caterina Tombari (Vittorio), Giovanni Torsitano (Dolores) and the late Vincenzo Torsitano (Rosina); father of Maddalena Krause (John), Rosina Roccamo (Robert), Caterina Briglia (Jeffrey), Angela Gartland (Christopher) and Rocky Torsitano (Deirdre); and is survived by his 11 grandchildren who were his life, Christopher, Jarrett, Nicholas, Miranda, John, Angelina, Rosina, Robert, Vincent, Callista and Alexander. Rocco also leaves behind family in the United States and Italy.
Relatives and friends were invited to call from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, at the Kirk & Nice Suburban Chapel, 333 County Line Road, Feasterville, PA 19053. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., April 3 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 611 Knowles Ave., Southampton, PA 18966. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to Abington Hospice at Warminster, 225 Newtown Rd., Warminster, PA 18974.
Kirk & Nice Suburban Chapel, Feasterville.