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Ms. Rosa "Rosie" Antoinette Blash

Ms. Rosa "Rosie" Antoinette Blash
  • September 11, 1988 - July 5, 2020
  • Branford, Connecticut

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“Noni, So very sorry for your loss. Praying for family, especially you, for God's strength and comfort to overtake, overshadow and encompass you in...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Deborah Gatling - Waterbury, CT

“Nonna so sorry to hear about your daughter. May she rest in peace and you stay strong ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: James Burton JB - Waterbury, CT

“My condolences goes out to the Blash family send lots of prayers to you all ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Garrett Gibbs - Waterbury, CT

“I wish nothing but peace and Comfort to the hearts and souls of my good friend Winonna and her family at this time of sadness. I pray for healing...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Amy zehall - Southbury, CT

“Nonni and family I am so sorry for your loss, I am sending my sincere sympathy to you and the family and asking GOD to comfort your heart at this...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Toni Fisher - Hartford, CT

“I've loved Rosa like she was one of my own. Brianna and Rosa were as sisters. Ever since elementary school, they complimented each other. They were...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Sharon Perrier - Waterbury, CT

“So sorry for your loss, sending you and your family my heart felt condolences in this difficult time of loss of your beautiful daughter Rosie....Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Roberta Gaston Kinion - CT

“Winona my heart goes out to you and your family. May God keep you and your family in his care and I will keep you in my prayers. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Rene Kinion - Tampa, FL - Friend

“love and light, always ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Ziggy S - CT - Friend

“To my Cousin Nonni and family, you have my Deepest Sympathy, Look to the Lord for his Merciful Strength at this time! S.I.H. Rosa! Love, Cousin...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Donn Miller - Waterbury, CT

“I love you Rosie thank you for everything ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Jean Pierre San martin - Friend

“My deepest condolences to the family. I pray for the peace of God in your time of sorrow. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Verthea Noble - Naugatuck, CT

“I will always remember the very first time Jesse brought you to my family and I met you. I thought you were so beautiful. I met you when I was a...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Glady Rodriguez - Waterbury, CT

“The world isn't the same without her beautiful soul. Thank you for blessing us all with such an amazing individual. My heart goes out to the family. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Spring Stephens - Holyoke, MA

“I leave my heartfelt condolences to the family especially her mother Winnona God is with you and your family. love James Hunter & Bea Hunter ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: James Hunter - Waterbury, CT

“I'm gonna miss you girl !!! I'm so sorry we didn't keep in contact after school ! But I just knew you were ok !!! Watch over your family and keep...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Courtney Mckenna - Waterbury, CT


Ms. Rosa Antoinette Blash, 31 of Gilbert Lane, Branford, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, July 5, 2020.

Ms. Blash was born September 11, 1988, in Waterbury, CT, a daughter to Winonna Blash of Waterbury, CT and Anthony Lawson of Atlanta, TX.

"Rosie", as she was known as, was educated in the Waterbury Public School System, graduating from Kennedy High School. After High School, she attended The College of New Rochelle in NY. Rosie was employed at Yale Animal Resources Center (YARC) in New Haven, where she worked as a Lab Technician. She was passionate about animals and enjoyed working and volunteering at Pet Stores and Animal Shelters. She had an undeniable passion for the arts and became Fire Performer and Acrylic Artist. Over the years, her performances and artistic creations were appreciated by many of her family and friends. Ultimately, Rosie will be remembered for her jubilant spirit, infectious smile, and amazing hugs.

Besides her parents, she leaves to cherish her memories, three siblings; Vernon (Jessica) Blash of Waterbury, Tawanna (Rodney) Thomas of Lansing, KS, and Kandice (Reginald) Alexander of Pottstown, PA, several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, a very close friend; Jesse Lopez, and a host of friends.
She is predeceased by maternal grandparents; Jimmie Lee and Winifred (Gatling) Blash Sr., and Paternal Grandparents; Otis and Rose (Henry) Lawson.

In keeping with Rosa's Pagan faith, we close with the following:

"I release myself from those who have left this plane and let them walk the blessed gardens of Summerland."