Rose A. Yeager, 78, of Branford, died Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was the wife of the late Harold F. "Pete" Yeager and William H. Yeager.
She was born July 7, 1935 in New Haven, daughter of the late Pasquale and Josephine Leonardo Pompano. She had worked for many years for Gravy Master in Branford before retiring.
Her family would like to thank the staff at the Madison House and at Yale-New Haven Hospital for the care and concern shown to Rose during her illness.
Rose is survived by her children, Sally (Daniel) Cost of Branford, David (April) Yeager of New Haven and Doreen Yeager of North Branford; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Anthony and Angelo Pompano and her sisters, Mary Mongillo and Helen Caruso.
Friends are invited to call Thursday from 12 – 1 pm, with a funeral service at 1:00 pm in the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main Street, Branford. Burial will follow in East Lawn Cemetery, East Haven.
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