Anthony A. “Tony” Rosa passed away peacefully on May 11, 2022. He was 88 years old. Tony was a lifelong resident of Everett. He was a United States Army Veteran and past member of the Knights of Columbus.
Tony was a longtime Director of Relocation and Property Management for the Malden Redevelopment Authority, where he worked for 40 years. Tony was the beloved husband of 66 years to Theresa J. “Terri” (Basile) Rosa. He was the loving father of Patti Hussey and her husband David of Danvers, Anthony A. Rosa jr. and his wife Robin of Hampstead, NH and Christopher A. Rosa and his significant other Lori Meady of Everett. Tony was the cherished grandfather of Jennifer and Christopher Hussey, Anthony III, Nicholas and Gianna Rosa, and Benjamin Rosa and Corey Meady, and uncle of Laura Berzins. Visitation will be held at the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, 865 Main Street, Malden on Monday May 16th from 4-7pm. A service will be held at 7:00pm at the end of the visitation. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers donations in Tony’s memory may be made to Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or stjude.org. To sign online guestbook visit spadaforafuneral.com