TUCKAHOE, N.Y. - Rosa G. Solano, a longtime resident of Tuckahoe, died Sept. 21. She was 59.
Solano was born Sept. 24, 1954, to Francesco and Dominga (Prostamo) Vardaro. She was a professor at Iona College and most recently Bronx Community College.
Solano is survived by her husband, Vittorio; children, Rocco Solano (Siomara), Mary Mahon (Brendan), and Marcello Solano (Johanna); mother, Dominga Vardaro; four grandchildren; sisters, Norma Stringi and Susana Minore. She was predeceased by her father, Francesco Vardaro.
Calling hours are Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 2 to 9 p.m. at the Westchester Funeral Home, Inc. Eastchester. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 24 at Immaculate Conception Church, Tuckahoe. Entombment to follow at Ferncliff Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.
For more information, please visit: http://www.westchesterfuneralhome.com
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