Richard DeRosa

Obituary of Richard DeRosa

Richard DeRosa, 56, of Howell Township passed away at The Jewish Home, Freehold Township. He was born in New York City, raised in Brooklyn, and had lived in Staten Island before moving to New Jersey. Richard was a logistics director for Mcallister Enterprises. He adored his children and was always there to support them. Richard was into his physical fitness and took great pleasure in kick boxing. He was meticulous and paid attention to every detail.  Richard was an avid sports fan and enjoyed cheering on the Yankees and the Miami Dolphins. A lover of the beach, his garden, good Italian food and a nice glass of Grand Marnier.


Richard was predeceased by his parents, Rudy and Vita. He is survived by his adoring family Dominick DeRosa, Danielle DeRosa, Debra DeRosa, Teresa Doyle, Mary and her husband, John Nortesano,Gerard DeRosa, Johnny Nortesano, Jerry Nortesano and Mary Grace Scotto.


Visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Friday, May 13,2022 from 6:00-10:00 PM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his 11:30 AM funeral mass at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 16 Mc Lean Street, Freehold, NJ 07728. For those who desire, donations in Richard’s name may be made to Multiple Myeloma Foundation, 4400 Coldwater Canyon Avenue Suite 300, Studio City CA, 91604 or NYBC Inc., Post Office Box 419354, Boston MA 02241-9354. For information, directions or to leave condolence messages to the family, visit


Visitation at Funeral Home

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday, May 13, 2022
Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home
100 Elton-Adelphia Road
Freehold Township, New Jersey, United States

Funeral Mass

11:30 am
Saturday, May 14, 2022
St. Rose Of Lima Catholic Church
16 McLean Street
Freehold, New Jersey, United States
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