Rose McGowan

Obituary of Rose Ann McGowan

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Rose Ann McGowan, 80, of Weehawken, NJ died Monday, February 14, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Hoboken, NJ, she was a lifelong resident of Weehawken. RoseAnn worked for many years as a school teacher at Our Lady of Grace Catholic School and later at Mother Seton School in Union City, NJ. After retirement she enjoyed family gatherings and spending much loved time with her sisters.


Daughter of the late Samuel and Lucille (Dello Stritto) Pitaresi, wife of the late Francis Xavier McGowan, she is survived by her son and daughter in law Michael and Catherine McGowan, 4 sisters Lucille Waugh, Paula Wright, Linda O’Leary, Judith Pitaresi, 2 grandsons Matthew and Sam McGowan and many nieces and nephews.


Funeral Service will be private under the direction of the M.J. Murphy Funeral Home.

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