Obituary of Kathy Lynn Rosa
Kathy Lynn Rosa, 58, passed away on Saturday, August 14, 2021, following a long battle with Huntington’s Disease.
Born on August 29, 1962, she was the daughter of the late Pete and Linda (Ackerley) Rosa of Bovina
She was a 1980 graduate of South Kortright Central School, Kathy then attended SUNY Oneonta graduating with a degree in psychology. Soon after she began working for Delaware County Social Services until she retired in the early 2000’s.
Kathy had a radiant personality and contagious smile, a social butterfly, who made friends everywhere she went. She enjoyed music and singing, often being asked to sing for many weddings of her family and friends. She loved animals, especially her dachshunds, Jessie and Sophie. Kathy had an undeniable love for her family and enjoyed hosting Thanksgiving Dinner and throwing backyard BBQ’s. Even though Kathy never had children she loved her nieces and nephew as her own.
She is survived by two brothers: Doug (Mary) Rosa of Delhi and Jeff (Lisa) Rosa of Endicott; nephew: Nicholas Rosa of Vestal; nieces: Alyssa (Adam) Cox of Vestal, Haley Rosa and Brandy Rosa both of Delhi; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be held from 4PM-7PM on Friday, August 27, 2021, at the Hall & Peet Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Delhi. Graveside services will be held at 12PM on Saturday, August 28, 2021, at Bovina Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Kathy can be made to Huntington’s Disease Society of America www.hdsa.org.
Please visit www.hallandpeet.com to share a condolence with the Rosa family.