Rose Lavitola (nee Lamberti), 97, of Jersey City passed away on February 14, 2019. Devoted wife of the late Anthony S. Lavitola. Beloved mother of Anthony S., Jr. and his wife Elaine and the late Donald Lavitola. Loving grandmother of Christian Tsentas and his wife Jennifer and Michele Bufis and her husband Vincent and great grandmother of Jack Tsentas and Vincent Bufis. Dear sister of Katie Carna, Lucy Sabbarese, Gloria Giaconelli, Anthony Lamberti and predeceased by Martha Policastro, Yolanda Veiga, Anna Iaquinto, Alfred, John and Frank Lamberti. Visiting at Riewerts Memorial Home, 187 So. Washington Ave., Bergenfield on Monday, February 18, 2019 from 12-4 PM with a funeral service at 4 PM. Cremation will be private.