Rose M. Scianna, 95, of Hopkinton passed away Sept. 10 at Timothy Daniels House in Holliston. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Immaculata (Paganuzzi) and Joseph Ortenzi. She was the wife of 70 years to Nicholas P. Scianna of Hopkinton (previously Natick).
Rose was a lifelong resident of Natick and graduated from Natick High School in 1942. First and foremost she was a devoted homemaker who was dedicated to her family. She loved to cook and bake, and she enjoyed creating beautiful crewel embroidery.
Besides her husband, Rose is survived by her children, Linda A. Scianna of South Grafton, Joanne R. Scianna of Maynard, and Joseph N. Scianna of Framingham. She also leaves behind her granddaughter, Amy M. Jordan and her husband, Scott, her great-grandson, Casey N. Jordan, and her brother-in-law, Louis J. Scianna and his wife, Joanne, of Bonita Springs, Florida. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her siblings, Joseph Ortenzi, Nick Ortenzi and Angela Rotelli.
Funeral services will be held privately with family and are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Hopkinton. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a charity of your choice.