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“I hope some day the world misses me half as much as it misses you. St. Charles Borromeo Church is getting by but not as well as it did when you were...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Clarice, Sam and Chuck Lentine - FL

“I am an usher at the 4:00 vigil mass and I enjoyed knowing Josephine; she was always uplifting and happy and willing to help. I am so sorry for your...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Wini Dignam - port charlotte, FL

“May God hold you in the palm of his hands Josephine. You were such a dedicated servant. ”
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“My sincere condolences to your family on the passing of your loved one. May your cherished memories of her give you strength and comfort during this...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Linda Wright - Port Charlotte, FL

“There are no words to say that ease the pain of losing a loved one. The memories you have will forever be cherished. Josephine had the most wonderful...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Gary and Donna Fornera - McKenzie, TN

“May you rest in peace. I knew Josephine only thru church and she was a delight to talk with and to know. She will be sadly missed ”
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“Your mom is home in Heaven, and she will always be home in your heart. My prayers are with you.. SO sorry for your loss. Love, Eileen G ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Eileen Gerrity

“Debbie and Family, may you find peace in your heart through loving memories of your mom. God bless. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Eileen Gerrity - FL - Friend

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Josephine Rapisardi, 74, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at her home in Port Charlotte.

Josephine was born to Victor and Carmella Emovi on March 17, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York. She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church and served as Sacristan at the Church for many years. Josephine was a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend and will be missed by all who loved and knew her.

Survivors include her daughters, Debbie and Camille Knotts both of Port Charlotte; her son, Dominick Rapisardi of Punta Gorda, FL; a sister, Angie Pagano of Queens, NY; 4 grandchildren, Vicky, Jerry, Anthony and Christine and 4 great-grandchildren, Giovanni, Salvatore, Landon and Joseph. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerome Rapisardi.

Visitation will be held 2:00PM-4:00PM & 6:00PM-8:00PM, Friday, April 24, 2015 at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00AM, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. Entombment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Port Charlotte, FL.

Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel.