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Frank A. Roselli, Sr.

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Saturday, March 9th, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Frank A. Roselli, Sr., who passed following a yearlong battle with metastatic lung disease at his Plymouth residence on Monday, March 4th. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, March 9th at 11:15 a.m. & immediately followed by entombment at Holy Cross Community Mausoleum, Malden.

Born at Winthrop Community Hospital, the family lived the early years at the Eagle Hill Section of East Boston. Later, Frank would move with his family to Charlestown & then onto Sharon & Andover. For the past twenty years, he has lived in Plymouth with his beloved wife of 20 years, Deborah J. D’Agresta-Roselli. He was educated within the Boston School System and he attended Boston Trade School. Most of his working career was proudly taken as a Master Carpenter & Craftsman, for Local #40 Carpenters Union & he often worked as a self-employed developer. Concurrently, he worked often as a Tractor Trailer Driver for Local #25, especially in the food industry for Stop & Shop, Inc. and other food markets. He served the U.S. Army during peacetime, from September 17, 1956 thru September 16, 1959, as a SP4, E-4 (T). His hobbies were many and varied, i.e., fishing, boating, camping, and was most proud of his talents as an unofficial “Chef”. He enjoyed working around the house and spending time at home with his wife Debbie and his puppy Misha.

Frank is the devoted father to Frank A. Roselli, Jr. & his wife, Virginia of North Attleboro & Tracey Roselli of Wareham. He is the cherished grandfather of Gregory Roselli & his wife, Morgan of Attleboro and Samantha A. Roselli of North Attleboro. He is the dear brother of Corinne Roselli of Melrose & the proud uncle to Anthony Pisani of Hull & Mandi Hogan of Revere. He is also lovingly survived by his canine buddy, “Misha” and many faithful cousins.


Visiting Hours

Saturday, March 9th from at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Funeral Service

Saturday, March 9th at 11:15 a.m. in the funeral home


Holy Cross Cemetery- Mausoleum, Malden

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Cranberry Hospice, 36 Cordage Park Cir., Suite 326, Plymouth, MA 02360 or by visiting

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  1. Frank Roselli Jr
    Mar 7 2019

    I will always miss you Dad. You will be forever in my heart. You will be missed!!! You were a great Dad to me. A great father-in-law to Ginger and a great grandfather to Gregory and Samantha. I wish you could have been here to see your great grandchildren. I know that you are at peace now With no more pain and suffering. Say hi to Betts and nana up there in heaven
    Frank Roselli Jr, North Attleboro, Massachusetts

  2. Catherine salisbury
    Mar 6 2019

    Dearest Samantha, I am so sorry for your loss. May you now know that your papa is at peace and in no pain. As you know you do not want him to suffer but know that your love for him will always be forever in your heart. May you always know that he will be sitting on your shoulder watching you and helping you along your way in life. Sending you love and hugs honey and if you need anything at all please reach out to me.

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