|School Highlights - Nyack High School
Marriage and Family Highlights - I have been married for 43 years to Stephen Rossi. We have seven children.
Ann Marie is married and the owner of an Arabian horse business in California. She has two children. Stephen is a Project Manager for Archwest Development Company in California. Kimberly is a manager of a Media Player store in Peekskill and has one child.
Lorraine is a cosmetologist with three children. Christopher is a manager in the Charles Schwab Company. He has three children with one on the way. Thomas currently is the Health Promotion Manager at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. He has one child. Mark works at Pierson Education and is a graphic artist.
Homemaker and/or Career Highlights - After graduating from high school I worked as a secretary for the Dexter Press Postcard Company and then for a lawyer in Nyack. After my marriage and the birth of my first child I was a stay-at-home mom.
When my seventh child started school I had a part-time job at Pine Knoll Florist in Suffern until 1997. I now work part-time for my husband's business - Pine Knoll Landscaping and Nursery. I also take care of my Mom two days a week.
Travel/Vacation Highlights - I have traveled to Rome for my brother's ordination to the priesthood, England, Antigua, St. Croix, and California, Florida, Colorado, Ohio, and Arizona, to name a few states. Two of our children live in California and one in Colorado.
Hobbies/Sports - I was a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader. I volunteer at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern. I am an Electrical Inspector for the Town of Ramapo.
All of my boys played lacrosse from second grade through college and I attended just about every game they played - that was my passion.
I enjoy gardening, doing crewel and tole painting.
Civic/Church/Political Activities - I am a member of Sacred Heart Church and also volunteer in the church.
Anything else that you may want to say - I have been blessed with seven wonderful children and ten grandchildren and I love being with them.