Rosalie Donzello Pound, 74, of Yalesville, died Sunday December 9, 2012 at her home. She was the beloved wife of Robert Pound.
Born in Meriden, October 29, 1938, daughter of the late Joseph J. and Agnes Lange Donzello, she was a lifelong Yalesville resident. She had been employed by the Times Fiber Co., in Wallingford, for 35 years until her retirement 5 years ago. She was a member of the Women of the Moose, in Wallingford, and the FOV American Legion in Meriden.
Besides her husband Robert, she is survived by her daughters, Brenda Rose Bunnell and her husband John of Plantsville, and Lisa Rose Sorbello of South Meriden; her step-children Robert Pound Jr.,and his wife Diane, of Colebrook, and Roberta Oakes of Millinocket; her brother Peter J. Donzello and his wife Marjorie of Texas, 3 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Joseph J. Donzello, Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services Friday at 11 a.m. at the Wallingford Funeral Home 809 North Main St., Ext., Wallingford. The Rev. Karen Cook, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be sent to the American Diabetes Association, 2080 Silas Deane Hwy. Rocky Hill, CT 06067 or to the American Heart Association P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.