Rosann M. Paratore

rosann paratore

Rosann M. Paratore of Reston Virginia, passed away on Saturday September 23rd, 2023. She passed away peacefully while she was surrounded by her family and loved ones. She is the beloved wife of 64 years to Salvatore R. Paratore; loving mother of Carla Vercoe (deceased), S. Andrew Paratore, and Nicolyn A. Paratore (deceased). Cherished daughter of Teresa and Nick Blanco from Frankfort, New York; loving sister to Kay Longe and Francis Blanco. Rosann is the grandmother (Mimi) to Rebecca Metzo, Michael Paratore, and Garrett Vercoe. Rosann graduated from Marywood University in 1957 with a degree in Elementary Education. She was an elementary school teacher in New York State and in Fairfax Virginia. She worked as a teacher for 25 years and retired from Fairfax Public Schools. Rosann had a passion for swimming, tennis, and gardening. Mass will be celebrated at Saint John Neumann Catholic Church in Reston, Virginia on Thursday September 28, 2023, visitation in church at 9am, followed by Mass at 10am, with burial at Fairfax Memorial Park at 12pm. In lieu of flowers please donate to St.


Visitation: September 28, 2023 9:00 am

St. John Neumann Catholic Church
11900 Lawyers Road
Reston, VA 20191


Mass of Christian Burial : September 28, 2023 10:00 am

St. John Neumann Catholic Church
11900 Lawyers Road
Reston, VA 20191


Graveside Service: September 28, 2023 12:00 pm

Fairfax Memorial Park
9900 Burke Station Road
Fairfax, VA 22032


View current weather.

Memories Timeline


  1. Rosann brought a bright light to our group. Her smile always filled me with joy. Heaven has gained an angel for sure! I pray for her eternal rest in peace and for Sal and the family to find comfort.

  2. Sincere condolences to Sal and Rosanns entire family for this big loss. Sal & Rosann were part of our helping hands stroke group club and they were a true testament of the commitment to love and the union of marriage that many like myself were in awe. She will be missed. May she rest in peace.

  3. I was in several of Binky’s classes. She was a lot of fun. I last saw her at our 60th reunion. My condolences to the Paratore family. And my prayers to them for their loss.

  4. Rosann was a light and a strong presence in our group. We will miss her. Condolences to the Paratore family and all of their friends.

  5. Rosann was my college roommate! She was a great person. Sal, you took wonderful care of her when she became ill. She truly loved her family!!!

  6. I would like to offer my sincere condolences to my former colleague and friend Sal and his family for the loss of Rosann. She lived a long life and surely leaves behind many wonderful memories. But she will certainly be missed very much.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Accessibility Tools