Rose Bix

Obituary of Rose Bix

Rose R. Bix 78 of East Greenbush died at home surrounded by her loving family Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at home.  Rose was born in Albany the daughter of the late Carmelo and Josephine Catalfamo.  She was a Lunch Monitor for East Greenbush Central Schools, for 15 years before retiring.

In addition to her parents she is predeceased by her siblings Felice and Dominic Catalfamo.

Rose is survived by her beloved husband William Bix , devoted mother of Denise (Walter) M. Koonz, Sandra B. (Stephen) Fahrenkopf, Rosemarie (Kevin) Kelly, and William T.(Kerrie) Bix sister of Charles (Cathy) Catalfamo, Vince (Margaret) Catalfamo, Mary Wilkinson, Anthony Catalfamo Cathy and Georgina. Proud grandmother of Cassandra (Anthony) Roy, Austin Fahrenkopf, Cody, Koonz Amber Koonz, Kevin (Alicia) Kelly, Kirsten Kelly and Cameron Bix; great grandmother of Anthony, Libby Ella, and Samuel Sister in law of Cathy and Georgina.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral 9:30 Saturday morning at the Rockefeller funeral home 165 Columbia Tpk Rensselaer and then 10 o’clock at the Church Of St Mary 163 Columbia Tpk, Rensselaer, NY where a liturgy of Christian death and burial will be celebrated.  Friends and family are invited to her calling hours Friday evening 4-7at the funeral home. Interment will be in New Rural Cemetery, Rensselaer. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Childrens Organ transplant Association (COTA) Team Alicia B.  C/O Rosemarie Kelly 1 Massachussets Ave Rensselaer 12144.